Outdoor calendar: First Santa Fe Trail Plainsmen Muzzleloading Club Rendezvous slated in Overbrook

GRAPHIC BY JOSH ROUSE/THE CAPITAL-JOURNAL

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JULY

8 — 25th annual Kansas Ladies Charity Classic, 9 to 11 a.m., Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.

9 — 25th Kansas Couples Classic, Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.

10 — Women’s night, Ravenwood Lodge. 6 p.m. potluck following. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.

15Sunflower State Games Trap and Skeet Shooting, Capital City Gun Club in Topeka. $25 per person for one event. $45 for two events.

15-16 — First Santa Fe Trail Plainsmen Muzzleloading Club Rendezvous, located at range southeast of Overbrook. Activities include camping and competition in smooth bore, musket, shotgun, pistol, hawk/knife and steel targets. For more contact Steve at (785) 271-0184 or s.falls@sbcglobal.net.

15-16Sunflower State Games Target Archery, T.H.E. Archery Club in Topeka. $30 per person, limit one event.

15-16Sunflower State Games Sporting Clays, Ravenwood Lodge. $35 per person, 50 targets.

21-22 Sunflower State Games Competitive Trail Rides at Melvern Lake, Eisenhower State Park and Topeka. $40 per person.

21-23 — Kansas Veterans and Family Reunion, Heroes on the Water, El Dorado. More at https://www.facebook.com/kansasveteransandfamilyreunion/.

22 Sunflower State Games Fishing Derby, Lake Shawnee Junior in Topeka. $5 per participant.

22-23Sunflower State Games 3-D Archery Shoot, T.H.E. Archery Club in Topeka. $30 per person, limit one event.

22-23Sunflower State Games Sporting Clays, Ravenwood Lodge. $35 per person, 50 targets.

29 — Heroes on the Water kayak fishing event, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Cedar Lake/Osage Shelter. More at https://www.facebook.com/HOWKansasChapter/.

29 Sunflower State Games Adventure Race, Perry State Park. $70 solo, $120 2-person team, $180 3-person team.

30 — 2-person 100 team scramble, Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.

AUGUST

2 — Men’s night, Ravenwood Lodge. 6 p.m. potluck following. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.

5 — Kansas Crappie Club tournament, Tuttle Creek. Registration and weigh-in at Wildcat Marina ramp. Takeoff at safe light, fishing until 2:30 p.m. Seven-fish weigh-in. More info at http://www.kansascrappieclub.com/.

5 — Ladies clinic, 9 to 11 a.m., and Kids and Clays, noon to 2 p.m., at Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.

6 — Dove Hunters 50 Warm Up, Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.

12 — Smoky Hill Outdoor Youth Festival, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Smoky Hill Weapons Range in Salina. Youths ages 6-17 may attend with accompanying adult. Events include fishing, archery, muzzleloading, shotguns, paintball guns and more. Email smokyhillyouthfest@gmail.com for more.

12 — Fishing’s Future 2017 National Youth Catch-Photo-Release contest ends. $9,600 grand prize package. More info at www.FishingsFuture.org.

12 — 14th annual Outdoor Kid’s Day, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Clinton State Park. Event includes fishing derby from 9 to 11 a.m. at Lake Henry, archery target practice from 2 to 4 p.m. at Archery Range and Snake Scales & Turtle Tales animal program from 7 to 8 p.m. at Shelter No. 6. Camping is $8 per tent, plus $3 transaction fee. More info at http://www.kansaswildscape.org/.

12 — Heroes on the Water kayak fishing event, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Clinton Lake. More at https://www.facebook.com/HOWKansasChapter/.

14 — Women’s night, Ravenwood Lodge. 6 p.m. potluck following. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.

14 — Ravenwood Rooster Warm-up 100 2-person scramble, Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.

19 — Eighth annual Sporting Clays for Kids, 8 to 11 a.m., Ravenwood Lodge. Contact Chris at (785) 250-5189.

26 — Heroes on the Water kayak fishing event, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., John Redmond Reservoir. More at https://www.facebook.com/HOWKansasChapter/.

SEPTEMBER

2 — Kansas Crappie Club tournament, Hillsdale Lake. Registration and weigh-in at Jayhawk Marina ramp. Takeoff at safe light, fishing until 2:30 p.m. Seven-fish weigh-in. More info at http://www.kansascrappieclub.com/.

15-17 — Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) fall workshop, Rock Springs 4-H Center. More info at http://tinyurl.com/h6o3hpr.

16 — Heroes on the Water kayak fishing event, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Lake Shawnee south boat dock. More at https://www.facebook.com/HOWKansasChapter/.

21 — Topeka Ducks Unlimited banquet and auction. Contact Jeff Neal at jfneal1998@yahoo.com.

23 — Fishing’s Future and Heroes on the Water at Tecumseh Heritage Days, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. More at https://www.facebook.com/HOWKansasChapter/.

OCTOBER

7-8 — Kansas Crappie Club fall camp and youth fishing tournament at Melvern Lake. Registration and weigh-in Oct. 7 at Eisenhower East ramp. Takeoff at safe light, fishing until 2:30 p.m. Seven-fish weigh-in. More info at http://www.kansascrappieclub.com/.

14 — Heroes on the Water kayak fishing event, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Lake Shawnee south boat dock. More at https://www.facebook.com/HOWKansasChapter/.

NOVEMBER

11 — Kansas Crappie Club Veterans Day Shootout, Lake Perry. Registration, weigh-in at Jefferson Points ramp. Takeoff at safe light, fishing until 2:30 p.m. Seven-fish weigh-in. More info at http://www.kansascrappieclub.com/.

DECEMBER

2 — Third annual Kansas Crappie Club Toy Drive and fishing tournament, Clinton State Lake. Registration, weigh-in at Ramp No. 2. Takeoff at safe light, fishing until 2:30 p.m. Seven-fish weigh-in. More info at http://www.kansascrappieclub.com/.

 

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