<![CDATA[Outdoor Sports news from The Wichita Eagle in Wichita, KS | Kansas.com]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/ en-us Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:23:33 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:23:33 CDT Outdoors 60 webmaster@wichitaeagle.com Outdoors calendar (May 28) http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article80294127.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 10:45:00 CDT http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article80294127.html The allure of old fishing lures http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79051537.html#storylink=rss Love of all things fishing lead to Emporia man’s large fishing tackle collection

Some equipment old, some unique, much of it is both

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Fund to give wounded Kansas vets free licenses often dry http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79053122.html#storylink=rss Kansas vets with 30 percent service-related disabilities can quality

State furnishes about $39,000 for free hunting and/or fishing licenses

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Order 'Michael Pearce’s Taste of Kansas Outdoors Cookbook' http://customercare.kansas.com/books/#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:03:39 CST http://customercare.kansas.com/books/ Outdoors calendar (May 22) http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79079847.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 17:08:27 CDT http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79079847.html Fishing on the go: trolling helps one angler sometimes boat 100-plus fish a day http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article77647892.html#storylink=rss Trolling lets anglers search for feeding fish

Boat speed, lure depth can be critical

Organization, special gear reduce tangles, improves catch rates

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Harvest timing can help or hurt pheasant production http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article77647787.html#storylink=rss Early wheat harvest can destroy nests, chicks

Tall wheat, from recent rains, good for production

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Outdoors calendar (May 15) http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article77431252.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 13 May 2016 11:41:34 CDT http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article77431252.html Least tern http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article77425867.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 13 May 2016 11:13:30 CDT http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article77425867.html Where the bass and the buffalo play http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article76306812.html#storylink=rss Ponds and lakes on big-game hunting operation can offer good fishing

Hunts can be $10,000 or more, fishing cost the price of a cabin

Stay can include access to miles of hiking, mountain biking trails

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Outdoors Calendar (May 8) http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article76303732.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 07 May 2016 15:32:50 CDT http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article76303732.html Eagle’s Kids Fishing Clinic returns June 11 for a 15th time http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article76303317.html#storylink=rss Kids 12 and under get to fish at Chisholm Creek Park

Only cost is $2 admission per person into Walk with Wildlife

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Where in the state of Kansas is Michael Pearce? (May 4, 2016) http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article74999857.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 04 May 2016 12:24:26 CDT http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article74999857.html What’s good for birds is good for herds http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article74923092.html#storylink=rss Same grassland management program benefits wildlife, livestock

Federal group to add 500,000 more acres to lesser prairie chicken initiative

Prescribed burning a key for wildlife populations, livestock production

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Outdoor Schedule http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article74922927.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 17:47:22 CDT http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article74922927.html Camp Wood hopes to attract entire families for recreation, education http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article74811867.html#storylink=rss Flint Hills camp invites the public to its 100-year celebration

Lodging options at 860-acre camp have been expanded

Camp offers traditional activities and more

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Wichitan believes in fishing by the numbers http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article73555122.html#storylink=rss Angler says wind speed, barometric pressure help his fishing

Doug Meyer catches impressive numbers of wipers, smallmouth bass on his fly rod

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Lightweight jacket perfect for rainy weather http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79990847.html#storylink=rss Out on the trails, nothing can turn a fun day into a miserable one faster then getting cold and wet. When unexpected showers come, it's nice to have a lightweight cover that that will keep you comfortable on the move. The Tantrum Hooded Jacket from Outdoor Research is just that, a super lightweight jacket (5.2 ounces) that can easily be stowed away in a backpack - or worn snuggly against your back with its integrated waist belt - until needed.

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Thu, 26 May 2016 03:00:00 CDT By JEFF BANOWETZ ]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79990847.html
David Whiting: These cyclists are riding silently, speaking loudly for safety http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79990862.html#storylink=rss It's been 10 years since Chris Kirkwood and his son lost wife, mother, teacher Christy Kirkwood to a driver who drifted into the bicycle lane.

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Thu, 26 May 2016 03:00:00 CDT By DAVID WHITING ]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79990862.html
A simple plan to strengthen your core http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79990857.html#storylink=rss Core strength, though it has been a hot term in the fitness industry for more than a decade, has unfortunately become synonymous with six-pack abs. Those are nice, but the core doesn't stop where your shirt hem ends. In fact, for women, the core pretty much starts there.

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Thu, 26 May 2016 03:00:00 CDT By STACY T. SIMS ]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79990857.html
Take that first step to being a runner http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79990852.html#storylink=rss You can hardly live in the Dallas area without being at least minimally aware of runners. They're everywhere, and how could they not be? The weather is run-worthy almost every day; trails abound, as do running stores, clubs and organizations. If you are mulling joining the running brigade, you probably have a few questions.

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Thu, 26 May 2016 03:00:00 CDT By LESLIE BARKER ]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79990852.html
Despite safety benefits, there's no consensus on bike helmets http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79991067.html#storylink=rss It seems like such a no-brainer. You get out your bike to go for a ride and you put on your helmet, a highly engineered and carefully scrutinized piece of equipment designed to protect you from serious brain injury, even death.

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Thu, 26 May 2016 03:00:00 CDT By BLAIR ANTHONY ROBERTSON ]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79991067.html
Recent grads to make waves while kayaking around Lake Superior http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79991072.html#storylink=rss Less than three weeks before they set off to paddle around Lake Superior, Erin Denny and Lexi Bruno are short the most essential gear for their trip: a sea kayak.

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Thu, 26 May 2016 03:00:00 CDT By ALOYSIA POWER ]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79991072.html
She was so happy with her weight loss, she bought the company http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79991242.html#storylink=rss Teresa Scott Syed, 67, liked the weight loss results she got from a new health and weight loss facility so much that she bought the company.

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Thu, 26 May 2016 03:00:00 CDT By HARRY JACKSON JR. ]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79991242.html
Passing physical and mental tests at the White Deer Triathlon http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79991252.html#storylink=rss It turns out that I do have the physical strength and stamina to do a triathlon.

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Thu, 26 May 2016 03:00:00 CDT By LORI NICKEL ]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79991252.html
Wina Sturgeon: Give BMX a whirl to improve your balance in other sports http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79991262.html#storylink=rss The light turns green, the starting gate clangs down, and they're off on one of the hardest action sports on the planet: BMX. No motor to help out, just a small bike pedaled as fast as its rider can go, while continually balancing on an ever changing track and trying to pass as many other riders as possible.

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Thu, 26 May 2016 03:00:00 CDT By WINA STURGEON ]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79991262.html
Motivational mind tricks: How real women get to the gym http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79991267.html#storylink=rss Even those athleisure-sporting, tea detox-promoting, smoothie-sipping fitness enthusiasts (you know, the ones who upload sweaty post-SoulCycle pictures on Instagram and tweet about their amazing six-mile morning hikes) sometimes feel like skipping the gym. No one can be 100 percent motivated all the time. Which is why celebs pay big bucks to make the gym and its highly motivating instructors come to them. Real people, however, have to rely on good, old-fashioned mind tricks when the motivation is waning. So we searched high and low for the best techniques real women have to offer - and by "real women," we mean fitness instructors, health bloggers, and exercise specialists (aka women who know their way around a gym).

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Thu, 26 May 2016 03:00:00 CDT By DEVEN HOPP ]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article79991267.html
Group to host Arkansas River Float on Saturday http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/michael-pearce/article78715362.html#storylink=rss Arkansas River Coalition to host intermediate float

Flatland Fly Fishers cancels casting clinic

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Thu, 19 May 2016 17:31:54 CDT http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/michael-pearce/article78715362.html
Sam McManis: American River Canyon Overlook Park earns its popularity http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article78565932.html#storylink=rss Not that it matters, given the totality of Yogi Berra's malapropistic production, but it's doubtful he was the first to utter this twisted truism: "It's so crowded, nobody goes there anymore."

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Thu, 19 May 2016 03:00:00 CDT By SAM MCMANIS ]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article78565932.html
Washington woman drops nearly 50 pounds since deciding to get fit http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article78565937.html#storylink=rss The Capital City Marathon in Olympia, Wash., passes by Kaaren Winkler's house, and each year she watched assuming it was sport for other people.

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Thu, 19 May 2016 03:00:00 CDT By CRAIG HILL ]]> http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article78565937.html