The Kanza Rail-Trails Conservancy (KRTC) manages the Flint Hills Nature Trail and the Landon Nature Trail, converting these former rail lines into non-motorized public trails and wildlife areas across Kansas. We are a grassroots, non-profit organization of local volunteers.
Our Latest News
A new ultra-running event will take place on the Flint Hills Nature Trail and the Prairie Spirit Trail on October 24th starting in Ottawa, Kansas.
Four “signature bridge” concepts have been proposed for the Flint Hills Nature Trail, in Council Grove, at the K-99 crossing, at the US-75 crossing, and near Ottawa.
Share your thoughts on the design of four signature bridges along the Flint Hills Nature Trail at upcoming design workshops in Council Grove and Ottawa.
Ride the Midland Railroad from Baldwin City to Ottawa on June 20th, where you can hike or bike the Prairie Spirit Trail and/or the Flint Hills Nature Trail.
The annual Trails Open House event will be held this year in Ottawa, Kansas, and will highlight the Prairie Spirit Trail and the Flint Hills Nature Trail, which meet in Ottawa.