Emporia named one of “25 Best Last Minute Family Vacations”

Posted on Jun 5, 2018

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Emporia has become well known as a destination for cyclists and disc golfers alike, with year-round opportunities to enjoy these sports. Recently, vacationidea.com recommended Emporia as one its 25 Best Last Minute Family Vacations. With a location just a few hours from many of the Midwest’s major metros, Emporia is the perfect place for active families looking for a quick getaway.

Cycling enthusiasts will love riding in the beautiful Flint Hills. Dirty Kanza Promotions has a curated list of routes for cycling and bike packing at all levels, from beginner to advanced. Families with kids or teens looking to spend some quality time outdoors will love our disc golf courses designed by the pros at Dynamic Discs.

In addition to cycling and disc golf, there’s plenty of shopping, dining, and other family-friendly things to do. Check out the full article on vacationidea.com, and then start planning!

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Drive times from major metros

Wichita to Emporia……………………1 hr 27 min
Kansas City to Emporia…………….1 hr 41 min
Oklahoma City to Emporia……….3 h 32 min
Lincoln, NE to Emporia…………….3 h 46 min
Omaha to Emporia…………………….3 hr 40 min
Des Moines to Emporia…………….4 h 32 min
St Louis to Emporia……………………5 h 18 min

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