April 26, 2018 RSS feed / Outdoors

Piglowski, anglers garner 19 Master Angler Awards in 2017

The free flow of information in Leelanau County tends to stop with a man’s favorite fishing spot. More...

Trout opener, fish derby this weekend

The Scott Brow Fish Derby wasn’t meant to be an ice fishing tournament.  “If it was this weekend, it probably would be. Thank goodness it’s nine days away,” Dave Korson said of the Old Mill Pond last Thursday.  More...

Walleye tourney slated for June 2

A late-spring walleye tournament is returning to Lake Leelanau.  Organized by Greg Alsip of Lake Effect Fishing Charters and good friend Michael McSweeney, the event is set to take place June 2 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

STAMP OF APPROVAL

SUTTONS BAY wildlife artist Chris Smith and Governor Rick Snyder hold up the 2018 governor’s edition Michigan duck stamp print inside the governor’s office in Lansing on Monday. More...

DNR bolsters local brown trout fishery

It seems the Department of Natural Resources has placed an emphasis on the peninsula’s brown trout fishery.  According to the DNR Fish Stocking Database, Lake Michigan received 19,500 brown trout in three separate plantings earlier this mo More...