walking http://kcur.org en Epilogue: Walking Kansas For Stroke Awareness http://kcur.org/post/epilogue-walking-kansas-stroke-awareness <p></p><p>When we first talked with Sandy Billinger and her son Michael, they were preparing to trek the length of Kansas for a cause.&nbsp; Today we check back in with the backpacking duo for a recap of their journey. Tue, 11 Jun 2013 22:07:53 +0000 Danie Alexander 38335 at http://kcur.org Epilogue: Walking Kansas For Stroke Awareness Top 5 Places To Celebrate National Trails Day In Kansas City http://kcur.org/post/top-5-places-celebrate-national-trails-day-kansas-city <p>The Kansas City area has had its fair share of rain and clouds these last few weeks, but blue skies and sun are on the way just in time for&nbsp;<a href="http://www.marc.org/metrogreen/Get_Involved/trailsday.aspx" target="_blank">National Trails Day</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>In celebration we put together this handy list of some of KC's best hiking trails:</p> Fri, 31 May 2013 19:24:33 +0000 Chris Prewitt 37707 at http://kcur.org Top 5 Places To Celebrate National Trails Day In Kansas City Walking To Wichita http://kcur.org/post/walking-wichita <div>When you <strong>don't drive</strong> a car, <strong>trekking to Wichita </strong>can seem a little daunting. For <strong>Henry Fortunato</strong>, public affairs director for Kansas City Public Library, it's a walk in the park.<br><p></p></div><p> Tue, 28 May 2013 16:12:36 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske 37480 at http://kcur.org Walking To Wichita Walking Across Kansas For Stroke Awareness http://kcur.org/post/walking-across-kansas-stroke-awareness <p>Would you <strong>walk 500 miles to raise awareness</strong> for a cause? Would you walk 70 more? Mon, 06 May 2013 23:00:00 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske 36252 at http://kcur.org Walking Across Kansas For Stroke Awareness One Man's Walkabout In Kansas http://kcur.org/post/one-mans-walkabout-kansas <p>In recent years, urban planners have renewed their focus on creating walkable communities. Walking is the most basic mode of transportation – and yet, in the Kansas City metropolitan area, it’s not as common as in other parts of the country. Fri, 21 Dec 2012 03:14:27 +0000 Laura Spencer 29192 at http://kcur.org One Man's Walkabout In Kansas