Despite COVID the hipsters are once again emboldened to venture into the inner city for fun and profit.
Here's the origin story of a very popular local tour guide . . .
"One day in 2018 I was listening to the podcast Side Hustle Nation, now called Side Hustle Show, and heard about Urban Hiker San Francisco. I got that excited feeling that I’ve only had a couple of other times in my life, and I knew that I had to bring urban hiking to Kansas City. I absolutely love the outdoors, my city, and exercise. Additionally, Kansas City was growing and getting cooler by the day. I felt like there was so much to see, and we live in a car culture where it’s not common to explore the city by foot. There was my niche, again!"
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .
KCK native Lisa Peña has decided to take her act on the road-and sidewalks, alley ways, bridges, and side streets. In early 2019, Peña launched Urban Hikes KC as a way to get Kansas Citians to tour their own city. "I'm an original Dotte!," she exclaims. "As a child I loved to walk on the...