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Cheney State Park West Side Trail Entrance - This photo shows the entrance to the West Side Trail at Cheney State Park. Neosho Falls Riverside Park - Picnic Tables - This photo shows some of the picnic tables and fireplaces, with playground equipment in the background. Elm Creek Lake - Entrance Sign - The entrance sign at Elm Creek Lake provides information about facilities at the lake, as well as the rules and regulations governing the property. Leavenworth State Fishing Lake - The Lake - A view of the water at Leavenworth State Fishing Lake. Sadly, camping is prohibited in the area visible along the right edge of this photo, but it's a great place to fish. Old Route 66 Park - Historical Marker - This Historical Marker at Old Route 66 Park commemorates the Baxter Springs Massacre:

On October 6, 1863, Gen. James Blunt and about 100 men were met near Baxter's springs by William Quantrill and several hundred Confederates masquerading as Union troops. As Blunt's band was preparing a musical salute the enemy fired. This surprise attack prevented organized resistance, and though Blunt escaped nine-tenths of his men were killed. The raiders also attacked Lt. James Pond and 95 men encamped at the springs. This force was likewise caught off guard but resisted until the enemy retired. These battle sites are in present Baxter Springs. Some of the victims are buried in the national cemetery one mile west of town. Baxter Springs was established in 1866 on the Fort Leavenworth-Fort Gibson military road. For several years it was important as a trading center for Texas cattle.
Pottawatomie State Fishing Lake No. 1 - Campsite - This is a typical campsite at Pottawatomie State Fishing Lake No. 1, with picnic tables and a grill. Other sites have fire rings, and more or less trees and grass. Juan Jose Haedo - Juan Jose Haedo preparing to defend the yellow jersey before the Individual Time Trial at the Tour of Missouri in Sedalia. Handcyclist Biking Across Kansas - A handcyclist makes his way through Baldwin City during the 2010 Biking Across Kansas tour. Loading the luggage truck in Johnson City. Bicyclists in Cottonwood Falls, Kansas - A groups of bicyclists ride the brick streets towards the historic courthouse in Cottonwood Falls, Kansas.

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