Tag Archive: 'Flint Hills Nature Trail'


  • Our group formed a pace line heading east out of Leroy. A pace line is seldom used when bike touring, but it can be a handy technique to handle a stiff headwind.

    A Little Eastern Kansas Bike Tour

    Myself and some friends rode a short bike tour this week: Iola-Osawatomie-Lawrence-Topeka-Melvern-Iola. About 290 miles, a mixture of paved roads, gravel roads, and trails (bits of the Prairie Spirit Trail, the Flint Hills Nature Trail, the Shunga Trail, and the Landon Nature Trail). There were a few hills, some wind, heat, …

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  • Kansas Trail News: May 2, 2016

    Kansas Trail News: May 2, 2016

    Trail news from the Sunflower State: Lehigh Portland Trails, Prairie Sunset Trail, Redbud Trail, Flint Hills Nature Trail, and more.

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  • Kansas Trail News: December 28, 2015

    Kansas Trail News: December 28, 2015

    Trail news from the Sunflower State: Blue River Rail Trail, Flint Hills Nature Trail, and more.

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  • Kansas Trail News: October 18, 2015

    Kansas Trail News: October 18, 2015

    Connecting the Flint Hills Nature Trail to the Katy Trail, Sunflower and Kanza Annual Meetings, Lawrence trails, and more trail news from the Sunflower State.

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  • Trails Open House 2015

    Trails Open House on April 25th, 2015

    The annual Trails Open House event will be held this year in Ottawa, Kansas, and will highlight the Prairie Spirit Trail and the Flint Hills Nature Trail, which meet in Ottawa.

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  • Flint Hills Nature Trail Meetings Fall 2014

    Trails Mean Business in Kansas

    The Kansas business and tourism community is beginning to recognize the huge potential economic impact of the Flint Hills Nature Trail.

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