Archive for Tuesday, May 8, 2007

Hiking trails open at prairie preserve

May 8, 2007


Summer hours for backcountry hiking trails at the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve have resumed.

Visitors can access the preserve's three backcountry hiking trails between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. through Oct. 28. Permits are required and may be obtained at no cost at the park or by calling (620) 273-8494 up to four weeks in advance.

The preserve is about 18 miles west of Emporia.

More information is available at


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