October 4, 2007 RSS feed / Outdoors

DNR reschedules Higgins meeting on recreation plan

Because of the possibility of a partial shutdown of state government, the Department of Natural Resources rescheduled two public workshops, including one at Higgins Lake, originally scheduled for Oct. More...

YOUTH HUNT SUCCESS

Hunting with his grandfather, Larry Lawrence, Houghton Lake's Robbie Dehoff shot this doe Sept. 23 during the last day of the Youth Deer Hunt. More...

Archery deer hunting season enters 70th year

October is a fantastic month to be in the woods. Most mornings are cool and the days warm. Being in a tree stand, archery hunting for deer, as the sun peaks over the horizon is worth getting out of bed a couple of hours early. More...

CCW class planned at Lake Twp. Hall

A Michigan Concealed Pistol License class is planned for Oct. 20 and 21 at the Lake Township Hall. The course, conducted by a National Rifle Association instructor, will run from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m on Sunday. More...

OUTDOOR EDUCATION

Roscommon County educators (left to right) Cheri Hutek of the Gerrish-Higgins School District and Jill Trahan of the Houghton Lake Community Schools took part in the American Wilderness Leadership School at the Granite Creek Ranch in Jackson Hole, More...

Shotgun course offered Oct. 13

The Houghton Lake Sportsman Club will host a National Rifle Association "First Steps Shotgun Course" Oct 13. The course will be held at the club, 2929 Tower Hill Rd., from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.. More...

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