Kansas Atlas & Gazetteer

Kansas Atlas & Gazetteer

by DeLorme

Some of the most scenic parts of Kansas are located on the back roads, so it’s best to be prepared. Paperback.

Kansas Outdoor Treasures

Kansas Outdoor Treasures

by Julie M. Cirlincuina

Includes many of the best places in the state to hike, bike, camp, fish, hunt, or ride a horse. Each entry provides useful information for plants and animals to watch for, and advice on finding your way around. Paperback. Read more »

Watching Kansas Wildlife: A Guide to 101 Sites

Watching Kansas Wildlife

by Bob Gress and George Potts

After an introduction to wildlife viewing, this book lists 101 of the best places to see wildlife in Kansas, whatever your interest. No longer entirely up to date, but still enough material here to get you started exploring the nature of Kansas. Paperback. Read more »

Kansas State ParksFREE: Kansas State Parks

by Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism

Do you have a particular interest, such as archery or horseback riding? See which parks will fit your needs, and then find more destinations nearby to plan a day trip. PDF. Read more »

Kansas BarnsKansas Barns
Kansas Barns II

by Martha Knudsen

These two books include Knudsen’s detailed and accurate sketches of at least one barn from every Kansas county. Can either sit on the coffee table for interest’s sake or provide information about a specific barn you happen to spot. Paperback. Read more »

My KansasMy Kansas: A Photographic Journey Across the Sunflower State

by Kansas Department of Commerce, Travel and Tourism Division

A spectacular 160-page collection of best-of-Kansas scenes by the best Kansas photographers. Hardcover. Read more »

Johnny KawJohnny Kaw: A Tall Tale

by Devin Scillian

Young Johnny Kaw grows fast—too fast to stay in town, in fact. But when Johnny’s family moves west to find more room for their son to grow, the young man’s immense size proves to be a decided asset. Hardcover or Kindle. Read more »