Kansas Outdoor Events


05/30/2018

OFFICE CLOSED

Location: PERRY STATE PARK

Type: OFFICE CLOSED ALL DAY

Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Contact: Perry State Park

Phone No: 785-246-3449

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

THE PARK REMAINS OPEN. In order to have more staff on the weekends the office will be closed, we are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  Most License and Permits can be purchased online at www.ksoutdoors.com or through other vendors across the state.  Daily vehicle and camping permits can be obtained at the self-pay station. Advance reservations can be made online at kshuntfishcamp.com or reservemerica.com.


06/02/2018

Annual Youth Fishing Tournament

Location: Glen Elder State Park

Type: Youth Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, June 02, 2018

Contact: Scott Waters

Phone No: 785-545-3345

Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Youth Fishing Tournament! Along with OK Kids - prizes for every participant!!


Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, June 02, 2018

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will be available after March 1, 2018. 

Another source for information: www.recreateshawnee.org


National Trails Day 2018

Location: Prairie Spirit Trail

Type: Enjoy the outdoors on a trail

Date: Saturday, June 02, 2018

Time: 5:00 am - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Enjoy the great outdoors and all of the wildlife and wildflowers that the Prairie Spirit Trail offers and do it for free.  No permit will be required on the Prairie Spirit Trail for National Trails Day on June 2nd, 2018


Family Fishing Weekend/FF

Location: Olathe, KS

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Saturday, June 02, 2018

Contact: David Breth

Phone No: 620-672-5911

Time: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

Please register for this event at the following link:  https://www.fishingsfuture.org/node/1388/register

Fishing's Future will host a Family Fishing event Saturday June 2nd from 8am - 2pm at Olathe Cedar Lake on the South side.  Fishing's Future and KDWPT will provide fishing poles, gear, and worms for bait while supplies last or you can bring your own. All fishing equipment borrowed must be returned after use and can not be transferred to another fishing location. This event if for the entire family and you can bring your own equipment. If you are interested in volunteering or helping with this event please contact Frank Audano at Frank@FranksRealty.com

Fishing's Future Master Angler and Eagle Scout Frank Audano will also provide a Fishing Merit Badge opportunity for Scouts interested, Please come prepared with your Fishing Merit Badge worksheet in hand before arriving.

Community Service - If your group is interested in community service hours, we will be picking up trash in the park area so contact Frank Audano if your group is interested.


Rawlins Co. - Atwood

Location: Atwood Sportsman Club

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, June 02, 2018

Contact: Great Outdoors Gun Club

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Register in person at the Gun Club or contact Jared at 785-626-7049.


RAMON CRISS-STORM THE DAM TRAIL RUN (OZ EVENT)

Location: EL DORADO LAKE

Type: TRAIL RUN

Date: Saturday, June 02, 2018

Contact: PARK OFFICE

Phone No: 316-320-7180

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

RAMON CRISS-STORM THE DAM TRAIL RUN (OZ EVENT)


Pratt Fishing Derby

Location: Pratt, KS

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Saturday, June 02, 2018

Contact: David Breth

Phone No: 620-672-5911

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Other Information:

Annual youth fishing derby at the Pratt Youth/Mentor Pond located at the KDWPT Operations Office in Pratt, KS.  Fishing and fishing education activties between 9am and 11am with a cookout at 11am.    To register for the event or to volunteer, please contact David Breth at 620-672-5911.  


14th Annual Youth Fishing Tournament

Location: Glen Elder Reservoir

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Saturday, June 02, 2018

Contact: Scott Waters

Phone No: 785) 545-3345

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Annual youth fishing tournament at Glen Elder Reservoir.  For more information, contact Scott Waters, district fisheries biologist, at (785) 545-3345.


OK Kids Day at Norton Reservoir

Location: Norton Reservoir

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Saturday, June 02, 2018

Contact: Mark Shaw

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Annual OK Kids Day at Norton Reservoir and Prairie Dog State Park. For more information or to volunteer to help, please contact Mark Shaw, district fisheries biologist, at (785) 425-6775.


Fishing With a Cop

Location: Salina, KS

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Saturday, June 02, 2018

Contact: Bryan Sowards

Phone No: 785-658-2465

Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Other Information:

Fishing Derby at Lakewood Park in Salina, KS.  This event is open to the public.  For more information or to volunteer, please contact Bryan Sowards, District Fisheries Biologist, at 785-658-2465


Sedgwick Co. - Kechi

Location: Ark Valley Gun Club

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, June 02, 2018

Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information is available online at safehunters.com. 


KANSAS CRAPPIE TRAIL

Location: Perry State Park

Type: Tournament

Date: Saturday, June 02, 2018

Contact: Logan Hurd

Time: 5:30 am - 3:30 pm

Other Information:

Crappie Tournament at the Lake View Boat Ramp


06/01/2018

Hell Creek Hoedown

Location: Wilson State Park-Pine Shelter in Otoe

Type: Acoustic Music Festival

Dates: 06/01/18 - 06/03/18

Contact: Todd Toman

Phone No: 785-216-0662

Time: 5:00 pm - 12:00 pm

Other Information:

Music Festival, friends gathering to pick and grin together. No sound system, all acoustic.


06/02/2018

Free Fishing Weekend

Location: Wilson State Park-Statewide

Type: Fishing

Dates: 06/02/18 - 06/03/18

Contact: Park Office

Phone No: 785-658-2465

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Free fishing on Saturday and Sunday statewide. No fishing license required for those two days.


Free Fishing Days

Location: El Dorado Lake

Type: Free Fishing Days

Dates: 06/02/18 - 06/03/18

Contact: Park Office

Phone No: 316-321-7180

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Free Fishing Days June 2nd-3rd-El Dorado Lake


06/04/2018

Rook County Extension Clinic

Location: Webster Reservoir

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Monday, June 04, 2018

Contact: Mark Shaw

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

This is a closed fishing event offered by the Rook County Extension office.  To volunteer to help, please contact Mark Shaw, district fisheries biologist, at (785) 425-6775.


06/09/2018

East Kansas Bassmasters

Location: LaCygne Lake

Type: Bass Tournament

Date: Saturday, June 09, 2018

Contact: Brian Keeney

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

For more information, go to eastksbassmasters.com


Parking Lot Bassmasters

Location: Perry State Park

Type: Tournament

Date: Saturday, June 09, 2018

Contact: Patrick Hatfield

Time: 5:00 am - 3:00 am

Other Information:

Bass tournament at the Lake View Boat Ramp


TRAIL NERDS ASSOCIATION

Location: PERRY STATE PARK HIKE/BIKE TRAILS

Type: ROCK THE NIGHT AWAY TRAIL RUN

Date: Saturday, June 09, 2018

Contact: BEN HOLMES

Phone No: 816-810-0440

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Trail running race on the MTB Trails

Start/Finish at Branded B Ranch Meriden KS


Skins and Skulls

Location: Milford State Park

Type: Family education

Date: Saturday, June 09, 2018

Phone No: 785-238-3014

Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Come join Ranger Levi for a hands-on experience learning about Kansas mammals. Children of all ages are welcome and admission is free. A $5 vehicle permit will be needed to enter the park if you don't already have one.


Fishing Clinic at Kirwin Reservoir

Location: Kirwin Reservoir

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Saturday, June 09, 2018

Contact: Mark Shaw

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Fishing clinic open to the public at Kirwin Reservoir.  For more information or to volunteer to help, please contact Mark Shaw, district fisheries biologist, at (785) 425-6775.


9th Annual Outdoor Kansas Kids Event

Location: Cedar Bluff Area Office

Type: Family Event

Date: Saturday, June 09, 2018

Contact: Amber McLaughlin

Phone No: 7857263212

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Come join us for the 9th annual OK Kids Day event at Cedar Bluff State Park.

A Free event (no vehicle permit required, camping fees still apply)

Activities include: Fishing Derby, Archery, Trap Shooting, Photo Scavenger Hunt, Minnow Catching, Feather Dart making, Train rides and free hot dog lunch for participants

Registration starts at 9 am


Sunflower Team Series

Location: Melvern State Park

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, June 09, 2018

Contact: Rick Wheeler (STS Director)

Phone No: 316-734-1430

Time: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm


06/10/2018

Kids Fishing Clinic

Location: Lovewell State Park

Type: Kids Fishing Clinic

Date: Sunday, June 10, 2018

Contact: Thane Loring

Phone No: (785) 753-4971

Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Kids Fishing Clinic. Ages 7-15. Pre-Registration at the State Park Office no later than Thursday, June 7th. Participants will learn fishing techniques and fish identification, with an adult mentor.  Registration is limited.


Kansas Walleye Association

Location: Wilson State Park Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Sunday, June 10, 2018

Contact: Ted Webster

Phone No: 620-728-9228

Time: 6:00 am - 4:30 pm

Other Information:

All State and Federal guidelines will be enforced.


Lovewell Kids Fishing Clinic

Location: Lovewell Reservoir

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Sunday, June 10, 2018

Contact: Scott Waters

Phone No: (785) 545-3345

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Youth fishing clinic at Lovewell Reservoir.  This event is open to the public.  For more information or to volunteer to help, please contact Scott Waters, district fisheries biologist) at (785) 545-3345.


06/15/2018

Great Bend Recreation Fishing Clinic

Location: Great Bend, KS

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Friday, June 15, 2018

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Other Information:

Fishing Clinic at Veteran's Lake in Great Bend.  Participants must register with Great Bend Parks and Recreation 620-793-4160.  To volunteer, please contact Bryan Sowards, District Fisheries Biologist, at 785-658-2465.


06/14/2018

Johnson Co. - Olathe RESCHEDULED

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 06/14/18 - 06/16/18

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional class information is available online at safehunters.com. Please note the registration date; it opens at midnight of that date.

This class was rescheduled from the May 3th and 5th class due to weather.


06/16/2018

Friends of Lake "MUD RUN"

Location: EL DORADO LAKE

Type: MUD RUN

Date: Saturday, June 16, 2018

Contact: PARK OFFICE

Phone No: 316-321-7180

Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Mud Run will be located at the bluestem point area.


Kansas Walleye Association Tournament

Location: Glen Elder State Park

Type: Fishing Tournament

Dates: 06/16/18 - 06/17/18

Time: 5:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Annual KS Walleye Assoc Tournament at Waconda Lake


06/17/2018

"Whatever Floats Your Boat"

Location: Lovewell State Park

Type: Family/Team or Individual Cardboard Boat Building Contest

Date: Sunday, June 17, 2018

Contact: Thane Loring

Phone No: (785) 753-4971

Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Participants must design and build a cardboard boat (specifications will be available in early June), and bring it to the Southwinds Beach for the contest to see who’s boat can float through the designated course without sinking! The boat’s “captain” must be aboard to qualify.


06/19/2018

Camp Hope - Camp Aldrich

Location: Claflin, KS

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Contact: Bryan Sowards

Phone No: 785-658-2465

Time: 7:00 am

Other Information:

This is a closed fishing event near Claflin, KS.  To volunteer, please contact Bryan Sowards, District Fisheries Biologist, at 785-658-2465


06/20/2018

Nicodemus Camp

Location: Osborne, KS

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Contact: Mark Shaw

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

This is a closed fishing event for the Nicodemus Camp.  To volunteer to help, please contact Mark Shaw, district fisheries biologist, at (785) 425-6775.


06/21/2018

Kicker Country Stampede

Location: Tuttle Creek State Park

Type: Country Music Festival

Dates: 06/21/18 - 06/23/18

Contact: Country Stampede

Phone No: 785-539-2222

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

A three day country music festival featuring the top stars. Information can be gained by going to the Country Stampede website www.countrystampede.com .


06/23/2018

Beatrice Bassmasters

Location: Wilson State Park-Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, June 23, 2018

Contact: Mike Jordan

Phone No: 402-806-5991

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm


Fishing Clinic/Derby

Location: Leavenworth KS

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Saturday, June 23, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Other Information:

Open to youths ages 3 - 15 at Happy Hollow Lake (19749 Happy Hollow Road, Leavenworth, KS).  This is a free fishing event.  Come join us for a morning of fishing, fun, and refreshments.  Refreshments will be provided! Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Chips, Pop and Water.  Bait will be provided!! Bring your own poles!  Fishing Derby is Catch and Release only

For more information or to volunteer to help, please contact David Breth at 620-672-5911


KS Crappie Club

Location: Hillsdale State Park

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, June 23, 2018

Contact: www.kansascrappieclub.com

Time: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

www.kansascrappieclub.com


06/30/2018

Fireworks Display

Location: Glen Elder State Park

Type: Fireworks display

Date: Saturday, June 30, 2018

Time: 9:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Sponsored by Waconda Lake Fireworks.  The display will be shot from the Osage area


Lovewell Lake Association Fireworks Display

Location: Lovewell State Park

Type: Fireworks Display

Date: Saturday, June 30, 2018

Contact: Thane Loring, Park Manager

Phone No: 785-753-4971

Time: 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Independence Day Fireworks Display will be presented from the Walleye Point area of Lovewell State Park, beginning at dusk on Saturday, June 30th. State Park Vehicle Permit is required.


Hilltop Lodge Retirement Home Fishing

Location: Emerson Lake in Jewell, KS

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Saturday, June 30, 2018

Contact: David Breth

Phone No: 620-672-5911

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

This is a closed fishing event.  To volunteer, please contact David Breth at 620-672-5911.


Multiple Sport Marketing LLC

Location: Perry State Park Hike/Bike Trails

Type: Mountain Bike and Trial Running Event

Dates: 06/30/18 - 07/01/18

Contact: MultiSport Marketing

Phone No: 816-213-1620

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

The starting Location will be at the PERRY STATE PARK HIKE/BIKE TRAIL HEAD at Kimberly Drive.  Vehicle Permits are required.

Multisport Marketing LLC

1409 NW 71st Ct

Kansas City MO 64118   (816) 213-1620


07/07/2018

S'More Family Fun Run

Location: Cedar Point Campground

Type: 1 mile fun run for the family

Date: Saturday, July 07, 2018

Contact: Kyle Hoover

Phone No: 785-238-3014

Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Join us at Milford State Park for a family fun night that includes a 1 mile fun walk/run, kids only dash, and s'mores afterwards for the entire family!  There will be multiple giveways and drawings!  No registration fee for this event, but a $5 per vehicle park entry pass is required if you don't already have one.


4th of July Fireworks Display

Location: Wilson Reservoir-Lucas Park

Type: Fireworks Display

Date: Saturday, July 07, 2018

Contact: Park Office

Phone No: 785-658-2465

Time: 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Other Information:

Display will begin around dark and will be launched from Lucas Park.


KS Crappie Club

Location: Pomona State Park

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, July 07, 2018

Contact: www.kansascrappieclub.com

Time: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

www.kansascrappieclub.com


07/13/2018

Summer Kids Cafe

Location: Beloit, KS

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Friday, July 13, 2018

Contact: Scott Waters

Phone No: (785) 545-3345

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

This is a non-fishing event.  Aquatic resource education activities will be presented by staff and volunteers.  For more information, please contact Scott Waters at (785) 545-3345.


Shelter in use

Location: Meade Hatchery Shelter

Type: Shelter in use

Dates: 07/13/18 - 07/14/18

Contact: Jason Vajnar

Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 pm


07/14/2018

Sunflower Team Series

Location: El Dorado State Park

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, July 14, 2018

Contact: Rick Wheeler (STS Director)

Phone No: 316-734-1430

Time: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm


07/21/2018

SSG Mountain Bike Race

Location: Perry State Park Hike/Bike Trails

Type: Sunflower State Games Mountain Bike Race

Date: Saturday, July 21, 2018

Contact: https://www.sunflowergames.com/index.php/sports/mountain-biking

Time: 5:00 am - 4:00 pm


07/20/2018

KANSAS VETERANS AND FAMILY REUNION

Location: EL DORADO LAKE

Type: KANSAS VETERANS AND FAMILY REUNION

Dates: 07/20/18 - 07/22/18

Contact: PARK OFFICE

Phone No: 316-321-7180

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

SHADY CREEK VETERANS POINT CAMPGROUND


07/28/2018

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, July 28, 2018

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will be available after June 1, 2018.

Another source of information: www.recreateshawnee.org


07/27/2018

DAM MUSIC FEST

Location: EL DORADO LAKE

Type: DAM MUSIC FEST

Dates: 07/27/18 - 07/28/18

Contact: PAK OFFICE

Phone No: 316-321-7180

Time: 10:00 pm - 12:00 pm


08/04/2018

Lovewell Fun Day

Location: Lovewell State Park

Type: Outdoor Games and Recreation

Date: Saturday, August 04, 2018

Contact: Thane Loring

Phone No: (785) 753-4971

Time: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Other Information:

Kayak Kruse; Co-Ed Mud Volleyball, $20 per team; Sandpile Treasure Hunt; Sand Castle/Sculpture Contest Pre-Registration required for Mud Volleyball, no later than August 2nd.


KS Crappie Club

Location: El Dorado State Park

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, August 04, 2018

Contact: www.kansascrappieclub.com

Time: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

www.kansascrappieclub.com


08/03/2018

TRAIL NERDS ASSOCIATION

Location: PERRY STATE PARK HIKE/BIKE TRAILS

Type: ROCK AWAY NIGHT& DAY

Dates: 08/03/18 - 08/05/18

Contact: BEN HOLMES

Phone No: 816-810-0440

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Trail running race on the MTB Trails

Start/Finish at Branded B Ranch Meriden KS


08/04/2018

Knotheads 5th Annual Bowfishing Tournament

Location: Wilson State Park Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Dates: 08/04/18 - 08/05/18

Contact: Donna Sue Graham

Phone No: 785-658-2166 or 316-613-9245

Time: 8:00 pm - 7:00 am


08/05/2018

KS Crappie Club

Location: El Dorado

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Sunday, August 05, 2018

Contact: www.kansascrappieclub.com

Time: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

www.kansascrappieclub.com


08/11/2018

Summer Splash

Location: Cedar Point Campground

Type: Family fun

Date: Saturday, August 11, 2018

Phone No: 785-238-3014

Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Other Information:

Join us at Milford State Park as we transform Cedar Point Campground into a splash park.  There will be fun for the entire family, so grab your towels and sun block and come out to beat the heat of the summer.  There will be games and giveaways.  There is no charge for this event, but a $5 per vehicle park entry pass is required if you do not already have one!  Parental supervision is required!


Kansas Crappie Trail

Location: Perry State Park

Type: Tournament

Date: Saturday, August 11, 2018

Contact: Logan Hurd

Time: 5:30 am - 3:30 pm

Other Information:

Crappie tournament at the Lake View Boat Ramp


08/10/2018

Lovegrass Music Festival

Location: Wilson State Park-Lovegrass Group Camp Area

Type: Live music performances

Dates: 08/10/18 - 08/12/18

Contact: Aimee Riegel

Phone No: 785-979-3688

Time: 3:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

Live music performances


08/18/2018

Sunflower Team Series

Location: Wilson State Park-Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, August 18, 2018

Contact: Rick Wheeler

Phone No: 316-734-1430

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Times are approximate. Contact organizer for exact times.


BEATRICE BASSMASTERS

Location: Perry State Park

Type: Tournament

Date: Saturday, August 18, 2018

Contact: Mike Jordan

Phone No: 402 806 5991

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Bass fishing tournament

Event will take place at the Lake View Boat Ramp


Sunflower Team Series

Location: Wilson State Park

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, August 18, 2018

Contact: Rick Wheeler (STS Director)

Phone No: 316-734-1430

Time: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm


Campground Christmas

Location: Lovewell State Park

Type: Christmas Lighting Contest

Dates: 08/18/18 - 08/19/18

Contact: Thane Loring

Phone No: (785) 753-4971

Time: 12:00 pm - 11:00 am

Other Information:

Campers decorate their campsites and camping cabins in yuletide themes. The public is encouraged to view the decorations. Entries must register at the State Park Office by 5 pm on Saturday. Decorations are judged Saturday evening, Prizes awarded Sunday morning at 11am.


08/23/2018

Ellis Co. - Hays

Location: Hays Rec Center

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/23/18 - 08/25/18

Contact: Hays Rec Center

Phone No: 785-623-2650

Other Information:

Hays Rec Commission,. Contact Hays Rec at 785-623-2650. They do require a $20 deposit that will be refunded when class is attended.


Johnson Co. - Olathe

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/23/18 - 08/25/18

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information is available online at safehunters.com.

Class is scheduled for Aug 23 from 6-9pm and Aug 25 from 10am-5pm.


08/25/2018

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, August 25, 2018

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will be available after June 1, 2018.

Another source of information: www.recreateshawnee.org


08/24/2018

Thomas Co. - Colby

Location: Colby Community College (Student Union Rm 106)

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Dates: 08/24/18 - 08/25/18

Contact: Kevin Klag

Phone No: 785-462-3367

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Students can also contact the following Instructors for registration and information: Kevin Klag 785-462-3367, Abby Athen 785-462-7993 or Josh Williams 785-824-3833


08/25/2018

Butler Co. - Augusta

Location: FTAC Academy, LLC

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/25/18 - 08/26/18

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information can be found online at safehunters.com.


Dickinson Co. - Abilene

Location: Abilene Parks and Rec

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/25/18 - 08/26/18

Contact: Abilene Parks and Rec

Phone No: 785-263-7266


08/21/2018

Riley Co. - Manhattan

Location: Tuttle Creek State Park Office

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 08/21/18 - 08/28/18

Contact: Tuttle Creek State Park

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Class will be held 21, 25 and 28th. 6-10pm on the 21 and 28 and 8-5 on the 25th. Students must attend all days to be certified.

Pre-registration required at Tuttle Creek State Park Office, 8-4:30 Weekdays. Students receive manuals, course syllabus, home work assignments and class locations at registration. Class is limited to 50 students.


08/29/2018

Hoisington High School Field Day

Location: Harlan, KS

Type: Aquatic Education

Date: Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Contact: Mark Shaw

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

This is a closed aquatic resource education event for Hoisington High School.  To volunteer to help, please contact Mark Shaw, district fisheries biologist, at (785) 425-6775.


09/01/2018

7th Annual Perry State Park Wild Horse Trails Fundraiser

Location: Perry State Park Wild Horse Trails/Campground

Type: Trial Ride Fund Raiser/Auction

Date: Saturday, September 01, 2018

Contact: Dewayne Burgess

Phone No: 785-230-5241

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Contact Dewayne Burgess

785-230-5241

dewayneA10@msn.com


KS Crappie Club

Location: Melvern State Park

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, September 01, 2018

Contact: www.kansascrappieclub.com

Time: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

www.kansascrappieclub.com


09/08/2018

Saline Co. - Gypsum

Location: Gypsum Valley Sporting Clays

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, September 08, 2018

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

TO PRE-ENROLL IN THE INTERNET-ASSISTED FIELD DAY CLASSES GO ONLINE TO SAFEHUNTERS.COM AND ENROLL.  YOU MUST COMPLETE THE ON-LINE TEST PORTION PRIOR TO TAKING THE FIELD DAY CLASS.

ANY QUESTIONS?  PLEASE CALL GREG AT 785-452-0478.


Hays Bass Anglers-Big Bass Challenge

Location: Wilson State Park - Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, September 08, 2018

Contact: Keith Harmoney

Phone No: 785-623-9499

Time: 4:00 am - 6:00 pm


Saline Co. - Salina

Location: St John's Military School

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, September 08, 2018

Contact: Randall Rhodenbaugh

Phone No: 785-227-5246

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information is available online at safehunters.com.


KANSAS CRAPPIE CLUB

Location: Perry State Park

Type: Tournament

Date: Saturday, September 08, 2018

Contact: kansascrappieclub@gmail.com

Time: 5:00 am - 3:00 am

Other Information:

Fishing Tournament NORTH BOAT (behind the office) Ramp PERRY STATE PARK


Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, September 08, 2018

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will be available after June 1, 2018.

Another source of information: www.recreateshawnee.org


09/09/2018

3D Archery Shoot and Free Park Entrance

Location: Lovewell State Park

Type: 3D Archery Tournament; Free park vehicle entrance.

Date: Sunday, September 09, 2018

Contact: Thane Loring

Phone No: (785) 753-4971

Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

3D Archery Shoot begins at 9 am - Individuals compete on 14 station 3D archery range. Divisions for Men, Women, Youth. Steel Deer Target Contest at 12 noon. Prizes awarded at 1 pm. Free Park Entrance Day, no vehicle permits required.


09/08/2018

Catfish Chasers Tournament Series

Location: Perry State Park

Type: Tournament

Dates: 09/08/18 - 09/09/18

Contact: David Studebaker or Craig Collings

Phone No: 785 289 0007 or 816 261 9353

Time: 7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

FISHING TOURNAMENT

David Studebaker                                Craig Collings
785-289-0007                                     816-261-9353
studebakerdavid@yahoo.com

Event will take place at the Lake View Boat Ramp.


KS Crappie Club

Location: Perry State Park

Type: Fishing tournament

Dates: 09/08/18 - 09/09/18

Contact: www.kansascrappieclub.com

Time: 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

www.kansascrappieclub.com


09/22/2018

Saline Co. - Gypsum

Location: Gypsum Sporting Clays

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, September 22, 2018

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

TO PRE-ENROLL IN THE INTERNET-ASSISTED FIELD DAY CLASSES GO ONLINE TO SAFEHUNTERS.COM AND ENROLL.  YOU MUST COMPLETE THE ON-LINE TEST PORTION PRIOR TO TAKING THE FIELD DAY CLASS.

ANY QUESTIONS?  PLEASE CALL GREG AT 785-452-0478.


Clay Co. - Clay Center

Location: Clay Center United Methodist Church

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, September 22, 2018

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information is available online at safehunters.com.


09/20/2018

Johnson Co. - Olathe

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/20/18 - 09/22/18

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information is available online at safehunters.com.

Class is scheduled for Sept 20 from 6-9pm and Sept 22 from 10am-5pm.


09/22/2018

4th Annual Winter Breeze Benefit Trail Ride

Location: Kanopolis State Park - Rockin' K Campground

Type: Benefit Trail Ride & Fundraiser for the Rockin' K Campground

Dates: 09/22/18 - 09/23/18

Contact: Tracy McIntyre

Phone No: 620-680-0935

Time: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Other Information:

Benefit Trail Ride & Fundraiser for the Rockin' K Campground


09/18/2018

Riley Co. - Manhattan

Location: Tuttle Creek State Park Office

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 09/18/18 - 09/25/18

Contact: Tuttle Creek State Park Office

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Class will be held Sept 18, 22 and 25. 6-10pm on the 18 and 25 and 8-5 on the 22nd. Students must attend all days to be certified.

Pre-registration required at Tuttle Creek State Park Office, 8-4:30 Weekdays. Students receive manuals, course syllabus, home work assignments and class locations at registration. Class is limited to 50 students.


09/29/2018

Boulder Bluff-Trail Ride

Location: El Dorado State Park

Type: Trail Ride

Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018

Contact: Jill Johnson

Phone No: 316-321-7180

Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Please join us for the 2nd annual riding to raise funds for repairs and improvements at El Dorado Lake (Boulder Bluff-Equestrian campground).

Come enjoy-fun, fellowship, relay races, riding w/friends and food.

10am trail ride-BBQ lunch-1pm relay games

$5.00 admission & park permit required


09/30/2018

East Kansas Bassmasters

Location: Banner Creek Reservoir

Type: Bass Tournament

Date: Sunday, September 30, 2018

Contact: Brian Keeney

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

For more information, go to eastksbassmasters.com


09/28/2018

Critter Care's 23rd Annual Benenfit Horse Trail Ride

Location: Perry State Park Wild Horse Trials/Campground

Type: Trail Ride Rain or Shine

Dates: 09/28/18 - 09/30/18

Contact: Critter Care Voice Mail

Phone No: 785-478-9985

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Cost by Fee or Raffle

Bring your own horse.

Email: cc@crittercareoftopeka.com

Critter Care of Topeka
P.O. Box 67341
Topeka, KS 66667-0341


10/06/2018

Kansas Bass Nation

Location: Wilson State Park-Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, October 06, 2018

Contact: Richard Heflin

Phone No: 785-246-0243

Time: 5:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

High School Tournament


TRAIL NERDS ASSOCIATION

Location: PERRY STATE PARK HIKE/BIKE TRAILS

Type: LAKE PERRY ROCKS TRAIL RUN

Date: Saturday, October 06, 2018

Contact: BEN HOLMES

Phone No: 816-810-0440

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Trail running race on the MTB Trails

Start/Finish at the Branded B Ranch Meriden KS


10/07/2018

Kansas Bass Nation

Location: Wilson State Park-Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Sunday, October 07, 2018

Contact: Richard Heflin

Phone No: 785-246-0243

Time: 5:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Youth Tournament (Not in High School)


10/12/2018

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Friday, October 12, 2018

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will be available after September 1, 2018.

Another source of information: www.recreateshawnee.org


10/13/2018

Riley Co. - Randolph

Location: Fancy Creek State Park

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information is available online at safehunters.com.


10/12/2018

North American Trail Ride Conference

Location: Kanopolis State Park (Rockin'K Campground and trails)

Type: Competitive Trail Ride

Dates: 10/12/18 - 10/14/18

Contact: Marla Stucky

Phone No: 785-826-8912

Time: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Other Information:

This is a 2 day competitive trail ride for members of the North American Trail Ride Conference.  Non-members are encouraged to come and learn about the sport.  Novice and Veteran riders, ride trails, do obstacles for judges and the horses condition is checked at vet check stations.


10/14/2018

East Kansas Bassmasters

Location: Melvern Reservoir

Type: Bass Tournament

Date: Sunday, October 14, 2018

Contact: Brian Keeney

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

For more information, go to eastksbassmasters.com


10/13/2018

Dickinson Co. - Abilene

Location: Abilene Parks and Rec

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/13/18 - 10/14/18

Contact: Abilene Parks and Rec

Phone No: 785-263-7266


10/15/2018

Saline Co. - Salina

Location: National Guard Training Center

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/15/18 - 10/20/18

Other Information:

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  TO PRE-ENROLL IN THE APRIL OR OCTOBER CLASS SIMPLY FILL OUT THE PRE-ENROLLMENT FORM AT ACE HARDWARE SPORTING GOODS COUNTER, 321 S. BROADWAY, SALINA. CLASS DATES ARE OCT 15, 16, 17 & 20.

****NATIONAL GUARD CLASSROOM IS LOCATED AT 2929 SCANLAN AVE, SALINA (SCANLAN AND SCHILLING, JUST NORTH OF TONY’S PIZZA). TO ASSIST THE YOUNG HUNTERS, THE HUNTER SAFETY ASSOCIATION IS CONDUCTING LIVE FIRE AS PART OF ALL CLASSES.  ALL CLASSES ARE FREE OF CHARGE.  

ANY QUESTIONS?  PLEASE CALL GREG AT 785-452-0478


10/20/2018

Kansas Bass Nation

Location: Wilson State Park, Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Dates: 10/20/18 - 10/21/18

Contact: Danny Barrett / Evan Hartnett

Phone No: 620-200-8723 620-474-9184

Time: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

For details on times please contact the tournament organizers.


10/25/2018

Johnson Co. - Olathe

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/25/18 - 10/27/18

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information is available online at safehunters.com.

Class is scheduled for Oct 25 from 6-9pm and Oct 27 from 10am-5pm.


10/26/2018

Prairie Longrifles Inc.

Location: Kanopolis State Park (Mulberry Campground)

Type: Mountain Man Rendezvous / Black Powder Riffle Shoot

Dates: 10/26/18 - 10/28/18

Contact: Barbara Long / Allen Long

Phone No: Barbara or Allen Long 785-820-7732 or 785-493-1635

Time: 5:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Events: Men, Women & Juniors - Rifle, Pistol, Knife & Hawk, Supervised Pre-Junior Shoot, Under the Table Shoot, Kids Events.

ALL EVENTS SUBJECT TO CHANGE

All shooting from bag, Round Ball ONLY, Open Sights, NMRLA Rules Apply, Range Officers have FINAL WORD

ALL REGULAR EVENTS MUST BE FINISHED SATURDAY BY 3:00 PM

Saturday Evening Meal for Registered Guests, $3.00 for Non-Registered Guests

SUNDAY - ARCHERY SHOOT, TEAM POLE SHOOT

SHOOTING HOURS: Saturday 8:00 - 3:00, TRADERS WELCOME - $15.00 Fee or Donation, Prize of Equal Value

SHOOTING FEE: $15.00 Single, $25.00 Family


NATRC Competitive Trail Ride

Location: Perry State Park Horse Trails/Campground

Type: Competitive Trail Ride

Dates: 10/26/18 - 10/28/18

Contact: www.natrcregion6.org

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

This trail ride is the reschedule trail ride from May 18-20 2018.

www.natrcregion6.org


10/23/2018

Riley Co. - Manhattan

Location: Tuttle Creek State Park Office

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/23/18 - 10/30/18

Contact: Tuttle Creek State Park Office

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Class will be held Oct 23, 27 and 30. 6-10pm on the 23 and 30 and 8-5 on the 27th. Students must attend all days to be certified.

Pre-registration required at Tuttle Creek State Park Office, 8-4:30 Weekdays. Students receive manuals, course syllabus, home work assignments and class locations at registration. Class is limited to 50 students.


11/03/2018

Saline Co. - Gypsum

Location: Gypsum Sporting Clays

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, November 03, 2018

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

TO PRE-ENROLL IN THE INTERNET-ASSISTED FIELD DAY CLASSES GO ONLINE TO SAFEHUNTERS.COM AND ENROLL.  YOU MUST COMPLETE THE ON-LINE TEST PORTION PRIOR TO TAKING THE FIELD DAY CLASS.


11/11/2018

1KS Crappie Club

Location: Milford State Park

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Sunday, November 11, 2018

Contact: www.kansascrappieclub.com

Time: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

www.kansascrappieclub.com


11/15/2018

Johnson Co. - Olathe

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 11/15/18 - 11/17/18

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information is available online at safehunters.com.

Class is scheduled for Nov 15 from 6-9pm and Nov 17 from 10am-5pm.


11/21/2018

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will be available after September 1, 2018.

Another source of information: www.recreateshawnee.org


12/01/2018

KS Crappie Club

Location: Clinton State Park

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, December 01, 2018

Contact: www.kansascrappieclub.com

Time: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

www.kansascrappieclub.com


12/15/2018

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, December 15, 2018

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will open September 1, 2018

Another source of information: www.recreateshawnee.org