Outdoors calendar (April 7)

04/07/2013 7:40 AM

04/07/2013 7:41 AM

Archery

Sunday – 3-D Shoot, Ninnescah Bowhunters, 8-10 a.m. trickle start, www.ninnescahbowhunters.com.

Next Sunday – 3-D Shoot, Southfork Archers, Byron Walker Wildlife Area, 8-10 a.m. trickle start. Call 620-532-6745.

Next Sunday – Field Archery Shoot, Wichita Archers, 8-10 a.m. trickle start, 3799 E. 71st Street South. Call 316-210-2394.

April 21 – 3-D Shoot, Ninnescah Valley Archers, 835 Country Club Road, Pratt. 10 a.m., Call 620-770-0517.

April 28 – 3-D Shoot, Southern Kansas Bowhunters, Anthony City Lake, 8-10 a.m. trickle start. Call 620-842-8322.

Birding/Nature

April 16 – “Birds of Costa Rica,” Bob Gress, Wichita Audubon Society meeting, Great Plains Nature Center, 7 p.m.

May 4 – Astronomy Program, Chaplin Nature Center, Arkansas City, 8:30 p.m. Call 620-442-4133.

Boating/Canoeing

Saturday – “About Boating Safety Class,” Coast Guard Auxiliary 31-06, Cabela’s, 8:45 registration, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. class. Call 316-783-3994

April 20 – Kayak trip at the Chaplin Nature Center, 9 a.m. Call 620-442-4133.

May 24 – Kayak trip at the Chaplin Nature Center,(full moon float), 8:30 p.m. Call 620-442-4133.

Field Trials/Hunt Tests

Sunday – Single Retrieve Marathon, Jane Laman Kennels, Manhattan. Call 620-342-6954.

April 27-28 — Hunt Test Premium, Sunflower German Shorthaired Pointer Club, Yoder. Call 316-722-2529.

Fishing

Through April 15 — Trout season.

General

April 25 — Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Commission meeting, Great Plains Nature Center, Wichita.

Hunting

Below is the basic listing of hunting seasons. Please check regulations for boundary, limits and permit requirements at www.kdwp.state.ks.us.

Year-around — Rabbit season.

Through April 30 — Light goose conservation order.

Through May 31 — Youth, disabled, archery spring turkey season.

Wednesday-May 31 — Spring turkey season.

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