Monument Rocks

Unlike anywhere else in Kansas that I know of, the Monument Rocks are chalk towers that rise imposingly from the otherwise flat prairie. Located about 25 miles south of Oakley on Highway 83 and a few miles east on a gravel road, the formations sit on private land. The public is welcome to visit the […]

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A Day on the Kansas Prairie

Last fall, Gail and I had a trip planned in Arkansas to hike but due to weather conditions we ended up on a Kansas tour instead. It was through a process of elimination we eventually decided to travel the state. The week we had planned to travel, there was a huge storm out of the […]

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