December 21, 2017 RSS feed / Outdoors

Park fee hikes OK’d

Word got to Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore officials last week that, indeed, proposed user fee hikes of up to 50 percent have been approved by the National Park Service.  More...

Donate food items, ski for free at Homestead

Two runs open

The Homestead Resort invites all Leelanau County skiers to hit the slopes for a good cause on Saturday.  More...

Lakeshore hike spaces available

A trio of hikes will take place at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore before the New Year, including one with room for additional hikers on Friday, Dec. More...

Swish. Swish. Crack.

Suttons Bay became “hockey village” over the past week as neighborhood games were played on the park rink located at the corner of Broadway and West streets.  “Thursday night was the first time,” said Jake Kiessel as he w More...

Winter Sports Report: Ice anglers eagerly await cold temperatures

Editor’s note: The Winter Sports Report won’t cure cabin fever, but it might help. More...

Hike Kehl Lake Natural Area with the Conservancy

Kehl Lake Natural Area in Leelanau Township will be the site of the Leelanau Conservancy’s first hike of the season on Wednesday at 11 a.m.  Docents Marsha Buehler, Mary Smart and Jack Dunn will lead the wooded walk near the lake.  More...