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  • Flint Hills Nature Trail Becomes a Kansas State Park

    On June 19th, in Ottawa, Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer ceremonially signed legislation designating the Flint Hills Nature Trail as a Kansas State Park. Story from the Ottawa Herald: Flint Hills trail becomes state park “With the popularity of biking and hiking and the location of the Flint Hills Trail, it goes through …

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  • Kansas Cycling Headlines: January 2018

    Here is a recap of recent bicycling news from the region, as well as a look ahead to upcoming bicycling events. January Bicycling Headlines Midland Railway explores trail-along-rail idea to connect Baldwin City to Prairie Spirit Trail Group behind Wichita’s toilet plunger DIY protected bike lane disbands, after threats from city bureaucrats Fire damages …

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  • Biking Across Kansas 2018 Route Announced

    Biking Across Kansas, the annual week-long supported tour across the Sunflower State, has announced their 2018 route, which crosses the southern tier of the state, June 9-16, 2018.

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  • Kansas Cycling Headlines: December 2017

    Here is a recap of recent bicycling news from the region, as well as a look ahead to upcoming bicycling events. December Bicycling Headlines Wichita Joins Ranks of Bicycle Friendly Communities There’s a new trail at Rivers Banks Orchard Park in Hutchinson Ken Smith, the person responsible for building most of the trails at …

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  • Wichita Joins Ranks of Bicycle Friendly Communities

    The city of Wichita has earned recognition as a Bicycle Friendly Community from the League of American Bicyclists.

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  • Kansas Cycling Headlines: November 2017

    The latest bicycling news and events from Kansas.

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    Bike Share Launches in Atchison

    Atchison Kansas has launched a new bike share program, Atchison County Bike Share, organized by Live Well Live Atchison.

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  • 2017 Kansas Cycling Heatmap

    Where are the most popular places to ride in Kansas? Check out the 2017 cycling heatmap and see for yourself.

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  • Kansas at #47 in 2017 Bike Friendly States Ranking

    The 2017 edition of the League of American Bicyclists Bicycle Friendly State rankings are out, and if you scroll way, way down towards the bottom of the list, you’ll find Kansas at #47.

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  • Kansas Cycling Headlines: October 2017

    Here is a recap of recent bicycling news from the region, as well as a look ahead to upcoming bicycling events. Recent Bicycling Headlines 2017 National Bike Challenge Wrap-Up Allen County National Bike Challenge 2017 Results Iola won the 2017 Prairie Spirit Trail Challenge New bicycle stations provide resources for riders in Emporia Des Moines’ new …

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