Kansas

A stellar space center, the hometown of aviatrix Amelia Earhart and a wide-open prairie inspire a spirit of adventure in the Sunflower State. Travel to the Flint Hills, Wichita, Atchison, Leavenworth, Topeka, Lawrence, Kansas City and more great Kansas destinations.

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This Kansas Farm Makes the Most of Berries and Goat Milk

At Elderslie Farm in Kechi, Kansas, delicious comes in two hues—the deep purple-black of fresh berries and the snowy white of goat milk. For a few precious weeks, you can taste them both.

The Best of What's New in Wichita

For decades, Wichita has built a reputation on aviation. Now restaurants, sleek shops and a major new ballpark are elevating Kansas’ biggest city.

12 Fun Things to Do in Salina, Kansas

An art-centric downtown, zoo and wildlife museum, and legendary hamburger joint are just a few of the reasons to visit Salina, Kansas.

5 Great Reasons to Visit Lecompton, Kansas

Learn about history, take an art class and—if you visit during the holiday season—see the Midwest's largest indoor Christmas tree display. Lecompton may be small, with about 640 residents, but it has a lot to offer.

Back Road: Summiting Kansas

The state's highest point—4,039 feet above sea level—meets our writer's expectations: A metal sunflower sculpture. A mailbox with a guest book. And infinite pasture.

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Rocky Kansas High

On a road trip across Kansas, inspiring terrain hides just a short detour off I-70. Many of Kansas' most scenic sites—Monument Rocks, Castle Rock, Mushroom Rock, Rock City, Kanopolis State Park and more—lie within 30 miles of the interstate, the busiest east-west route in the state.

5 Great Public Golf Courses in Kansas

Play your way through grass-covered dunes and picturesque prairie landscapes at some of Kansas' best public golf courses.

Getaway to Kansas' Flint Hills

In east-central Kansas, travelers to the Flint Hills explore Kansas' treasured tallgrass frontier at museums and preserves, on hikes and byway excursions and in towns celebrating the prairie's past.