<![CDATA[Outdoors News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/ en-us Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:00:26 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:00:26 CST Outdoors 60 Urban Kids Fishing Derby connects black community to the sport http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article25671277.html#storylink=rss The annual Urban Kids Fishing Derby lured hundreds of kids and their parents to Spring Valley Park, where they were inspired to catch one of the fish the Missouri Department of Conservation stocked.

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Fishing Tournament Trail for June 30 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article25800352.html#storylink=rss The Fishing Tournament Trail is published each Tuesday of the fishing season. To report results or upcoming tournaments, call 816-234-4319 or send email to bfrazee@kcstar.com.

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:36:20 CDT

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Brennan family of Overland Park has a fish tale http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article25547944.html#storylink=rss This is a story about a big fish, a big fish tale and a big catch. The Brennan family of Overland Park might call it “The Legend of Big Bruce.”

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Looking for a room with a view? Go camping http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article796685.html#storylink=rss From wilderness areas to spots close to the city, Missouri and Kansas offer campers plenty of options.

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Fishing guide organizes tournament in honor of his dog (and best friend) http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article25335445.html#storylink=rss Chris Jones and Angel were inseparable for more than 14 years. Wherever Jones went, Angel was at his side. Especially in the fishing boat. Jones wanted to do something to honor Angel and the Odessa Animal Clinic that provided such loving care for her in her dying days.

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Fishing report for June 24 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article25414324.html#storylink=rss In Missouri, Longview Lake is the place to go, with the fishing rated as good for crappies, channel catfish and bass. In Kansas, Wilson is the best bet, with channel catfish, stripers and smallmouth bass hitting.

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Walleye may be on decline at Minnesota’s Mille Lacs Lake, but smallmouth bass are thriving http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article25075465.html#storylink=rss The walleye population is down from the days when the giant Minnesota lake was known nationally for its excellent fishing. And the crowds of fishermen who once flocked to Mille Lacs have dwindled. But Mille Lacs still has plenty of life to it in smallmouth bass.

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Fishing Tournament Trail for June 22 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article25167103.html#storylink=rss The Fishing Tournament Trail is published each Tuesday of the fishing season.

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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 13:25:03 CDT

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River catfishermen enjoy a wild couple of days http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article24882382.html#storylink=rss Jarrod Powell of Independence caught a 66-pound flathead catfish on the Missouri River and that was just the start of his fun times with his friend Jim Owens.

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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 13:31:46 CDT

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Lure of the week: The Pivot Frog http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article24862339.html#storylink=rss The soft-plastic, hollow-belly lure is set apart by a pivoting, wide-gap hook that allows for snag-free fishing and more efficient hookups.

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Outdoors lovers are saying: Rain, rain, go away! http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article23993134.html#storylink=rss Fishermen, boaters and campers are surviving the Floods of 2015 at Kansas City-area reservoirs, but they’re looking forward to drier times.

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Fishing report for June 18 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article24815059.html#storylink=rss Best bets: In Missouri, the fishing at Smithville Lake has been good despite the high water. In Kansas, the smallmouth bass fishing remains excellent at Coffey County Lake.

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Fishing Tournament Trail for June 16 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article24693805.html#storylink=rss Fishing tournament results and upcoming events for June 16.

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Big catfish was worth the wait for Overland Park fisherman http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article23760988.html#storylink=rss Brad Kilpatrick of Overland Park has seen many big blue catfish caught over the years. But few were on the end of his line. That changed in May when he caught an 82-pound blue catfish on the Kansas River near downtown Kansas City.

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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:58:11 CDT

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Watch a fisherman land a 550-pound grouper from a kayak http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article23664760.html#storylink=rss When Jon Black set out on a fishing trip on the Gulf of Mexico near Fort Myers, Fla., he had one goal in mind: to prove that he could catch a big fish out of a kayak. But even he didn’t dream this big. As cameras rolled, Black hooked a grouper almost as big as the boat he was fishing out of.

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Lure of the Week: the Jigging Rap http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article23847820.html#storylink=rss In this online series, outdoors editor Brent Frazee takes a look at some of the hottest fishing lures on the market. In this story, it’s the Jigging Rap.

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