January 10, 2019 RSS feed / Outdoors

Rain turns trails to ice

The thought of having one-half inch of precipitation fall in early January would normally have outdoor recreation enthusiasts salivating in Leelanau County. More...

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THE GLEN LAKE Garden Club was welcomed by a mosaic of lake ice and occupied fishing shanties on Little Glen Lake Sunday while removing the annual holiday garland and bows decorating the Carl Oleson Jr. Memorial Bridge. Photo by Cathy Martin   More...

Fishermen catching pike on lake ice

Three young men from Frankfort arose long before sunup on Sunday to fish Bass Lake.  They spent the partly cloudy day chasing flags on tip-ups, and were rewarded with seven pike that didn’t quite make the 24-inch minimum and several smalli More...