McPherson is a great place for...
McPherson is a great place for nature lovers. At Mcpherson Valley Wet lands can see waterfowl. For some more exciting natural wonders take the drive to Maxwell Game Refuge. This picture shows the rolling prairie of the 2800 acre refuge where hundreds of buffalo and a smaller herd of elk live.
The large refuge is fenced but within the fence the buffalo are wild. On Saturdays and Sunday afternoons there is a tram service. The tram is just a trailer with reinforced metal cage on back and seats for you to ride in. The tram will drive you right in to the middle of the big herd and the guide will tell you about the area and the animals.
This is the park where the...
This is the park where the Scottish Festival is held each September. 1 (800) 324-8022 for more information about the next festival. There are photos in my travelogues taken at the September, 2001 festival.
It gives one a taste of Scottish culture here in Kansas without having to fly all that way. The festival is a lot of fun.
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