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Experience a Special Holiday Celebration at Tallgrass Prairie Preserve in Kansas

Experience a Special Holiday Celebration at Tallgrass Prairie Preserve in KansasTake a peek at what holiday settings were like during the 1880s when Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve located near Strong City, Kansas decorates the historic ranch house and headquarters area with cedar, natural berries, pods, and buck brush from Nov. 24 to Dec. 31, 2012.

On Nov. 24 from noon to 4 p.m. experience the Spring Hill Ranch at the height of the holiday season.
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Rodeos

Bull Rider Bradley Harris Scores Early to Win Ram Prairie Circuit Title

Bull Rider Bradley Harris Scores Early to Win Ram Prairie Circuit Title Bradley Harris won the bull riding title at the 2012 Ram Prairie Circuit Finals on Thursday night, Oct. 18; he just didn't know it until Saturday.

Harris, of Udall, Kansas, scored 90 points on Silver Creek Rodeo's Rising Sun to win the first round of th...
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Winter Fun

Colorado’s Ski and Snowboard Season Opens With Arapahoe Basin Winning Honors

Colorado’s Ski and Snowboard Season Opens With Arapahoe Basin Winning Honors The friendly competition to see which resort would be first to open Colorado's 2012-13 ski and snowboard season was won on Oct. 17 by Arapahoe Basin when it opened to the sound of blowing snow and energetic whooping and hollering.

Arapahoe Basin opene...
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Scenic Drives

Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument’s Ajo Mountain Scenic Drive Reopens After Flooding

Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument’s Ajo Mountain Scenic Drive Reopens After Flooding Ajo Mountain Drive at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument in Arizona has reopened after being closed since Sept, 10, 2012 due to heavy monsoon flooding.

While the 21-mile scenic drive is open again, visitors are cautioned to watch for continuing maint...
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Festivals

More than 500 Balloons To Soar at 41st Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

More than 500 Balloons To Soar at 41st Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta Thousands of ballooning fans and enthusiasts from around the world will gather Oct. 6-14, 2012 at Balloon Fiesta Park in Albuquerque, New Mexico for the 41st Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.

The breathtaking mass ascensions featuring two wave...
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