October 27, 2016 RSS feed / Outdoors

New plan for Cove beach less intrusive

A plan to move the parking lot at Christmas Cove Beach will be presented to the Leelanau Township Board at its regular meeting set for Tuesday, Nov. 15.  More...

More hunters heading to island

Elbow room may come at a premium on the Mishe-Mokwa on Saturday.  Phil Akers, chief ranger at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, said on Tuesday that hunters have acquired 86 permits for this year’s week-long hunt on North Manitou Isl More...

With fractured wrist, 7-year-old fills first tag

How many county sportsman can say they harvested their first buck with one hand? More...

Latest trail segment now officially open

The long-awaited opening of the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail from Port Oneida to Bohemian Road is in the books. The newest segment of the trail officially opened Friday to pent up interest. More...

Perfect 10: Bow hunter meets his ‘monster’ buck

Ten-point taken near Lakeshore ‘easily a Pope and Young entry’

Bruce Donaldson was recently reminded how fast word travels in Leelanau County deer-hunting circles.  “I walked into the archery shop and I’m showing them the antlers when a guy I don’t even know pulls up a picture of me and m More...