February 16, 2017 RSS feed / Outdoors

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DEER MUNCH on a tossed bucket of corn behind a truck in the parking lot of the Cedar Hilltoppers snowmobile club.   More...

Solon board OKs plans to create new look for Victoria Creek Park

Some $500,000 in proposed improvements to Victoria Creek Park were endorsed last week by the Solon Township Board. The Township Board voted unanimously last Thursday to support the project, although funds have not been identified for the work. More...

Lakeshore to host first Winter Star Party

Experience the winter night sky in near total darkness at the first-ever Winter Star Party set for 7-9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, at the Dune Climb. The event is sponsored by the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. More...

Poor trail conditions keep Cedar Hilltoppers close to euchre decks

What do you do at a snowmobile club when trails go bare? Play euchre. More...

From broomball to chili to perch, Leelanau plans a big weekend

One fest each for Northport, Glen Arbor and Empire

Tom Pope has handed his ‘dipping shorts over to his son, Cody.  Pope, a 60-something Empire resident, will be on the sidelines Saturday for the annual Polar Plunge. More...

Anglers to fish for free this weekend

Fishing license fees will be waived across the state this weekend as Michigan celebrates the first of two Free Fishing Weekends in 2017.  Both residents and out-of-state visitors may fish the Great Lakes and inland lakes on Saturday and Sunday.& More...

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CIVIL ENGINEER Brian Rowley may have missed his calling. On his way back from visiting a client last week in Leelanau County, Brian spotted this bald eagle in the Greilickville area. More...