The model of the Walker Army Airfield that is on display at Forsyth Library on the campus of Fort Hays State University was completed in October 2000 by Fort Hays State University student Steve Arthur. The Walker Army Airfield was located in Ellis County, about 2 and 1/2
Donna and Marion Schmidt have operated their working horse farm for over 10 years and enjoy visiting with groups about this special breed of horses.
Not to be confused with Shetland ponies, miniature horses are much like regular horses, except they are only 26-33"
The 1895 Kansas legislature declared, "The experience of the settlers of the settlers upon the plains of western Kansas has demonstrated conclusively that agriculture cannot be pursued with profit under existing natural conditions."
Hays Farmers Market
Parking Lot - 27th & Vine
Saturday mornings and Wednesday evenings
June through October
Hours: Sat 8-noon, Wed 5-8 pm
Local farmers and gardeners sell a variety of fresh vegetables, fruit, farm products and baked goods
Fresh Produce Market
This well-maintained course built in 1920, and designed by Dewey Longworth, has excellent bent grass greens. A few trees can alter your shots. Even though there are few sand bunkers, there are water hazards coming into play on a couple of holes. Hole #18, a 155-yard, par 3