November 24, 2011 RSS feed / Outdoors

Fourth graders can ski for free this winter thanks to program

The Michigan Snowsports Industries Association (MSIA) wants to give Michigan kids an opportunity to get out, have fun and get healthy this winter. More...

16 POINTS ALL TOGETHER

Mike Burgis of Houghton Lake holds up two eight-point bucks he bagged in the first two days of the firearms deer season last week. More...

DNR exceeds participation goal of Recreation Passport’s 1st year

The Department of Natural Resources announced recently that the participation goal for the first year of the Recreation Passport was met and exceeded by Michigan citizens. More...

DNR approves online snowmobile safety course

An online snowmobile safety course aimed at youth operators has received the endorsement of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. This is the first online course for snowmobile safety endorsed by the DNR. More...

ORV training slated for Dec. 10 in Lake City

An ORV training class is scheduled for Dec. 10 in Lake City. The Missaukee County Sheriff’s Office will provide the training from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Preregistration is required as the class is limited to 20 students. More...

Early reports on firearm deer season released

The 2011 firearm deer season opened Nov. 15, and impressions regarding deer observations, hunting activity, and check station operations from the first few days of the season have been compiled by the Department of Natural Resources. More...

Bull Riding-Up North Style

A t the ripe old age of 26, Chris DeBaeke of Houghton Lake is already retired from his first career (bull riding) and is well on his way to becoming proficient at his second... being a rodeo stock contractor. More...

SNOWPACKERS OF THE YEAR

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FIRST BUCK

Tish McGuire, a Nurse Practitioner at Mid Michigan Health Park in Houghton Lake, shot her first buck on Nov. 19 at 7:20 a.m. More...

CCW class planned Dec. 10

A CCW class is planned Dec. 10 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Lake Township Hall. More...

Snowmobile safety class planned in St. Helen

A free snowmobile safety class will be offered by the St. Helen Snowpackers and St. Helen Power Sports on Dec. 3. The class will run from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Snowpackers clubhouse located at 520 North St. Helen Rd. in St. Helen. More...

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