Reader Escapes: Splendor in the Grass Continued

Reader Escapes: Splendor in the Grass Continued

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Regina Yunghans
Aug 29, 2008

Name: Regina, AT Editor
Location: Kansas Tallgrass Prairie
Link: Flint Hills Ranch
Description: During last year's Escapes Month, we escaped to the Tallgrass Prairie of Kansas. We were there to find the perfect wedding location in the landscape we love most: that of the Tallgrass Prairie. This year, when we got married, we escaped there once again for the ceremony.

We found our dream landscape at Flint Hills Ranch, a getaway for those looking to be ranchers for a day. We didn't do any ranching there - just got married - but the ranchers there were gracious hosts to us and our families.

A reception was then held at our family's home - it was an evening out under the stars, dining with family and friends in the field our family has tended for generations.

The escape for us was twofold: One, to the rolling and almost surreal hills of the Tallgrass Prairie. Two, to a fun party in the field where we grew up, with all of those who are dear to us. Photos: Matt Benfer and Peggy Bair.

Welcome to Our Escapes Month at Apartment Therapy!

Join us by sending in your own pictures or links to your favorite summer escapes. In return, if we post your photo, we'll send you the Apartment Therapy t-shirt of your choice (take a look here). Whether it's a summer place, a roof deck, a lake house, a hotel, a tent or a B&B in a foreign country, we're looking to share the touches, tips and inspiration that are brought home. Share the wealth.

Email us your:

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• Location
• Lodging Link
• Short Description

To chicago @ apartmenttherapy dot com and we'll let you know when you go up and ask you for your AT Shirt choice and address.

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