The Outdoor Weekend is back

We’re excited to celebrate our outdoor heritage   Outdoor Weekend #34 was canceled due to COVID-19. We’re back though with Outdoor Weekend #35 and we’re back in a big way! Of course, we understood the seriousness of COVID-19 and knew safety from this dreadful and...

Will there be an Outdoor Weekend?

Nightmare ending, see you in September   Vaccines are feeding hopes of returning to some sort of pre-pandemic normal. Gov. Whitmer has stated if 70 percent of the Michigan population gets vaccinated we can lift the restrictions and open our state once again. And...

Hunting, fishing licenses soar during pandemic

COVID-19 introduces many new sportsmen to Michigan’s great outdoor opportunities   The only place we knew we were safe was outside, a spitting distance from others. COVID-19 has changed our way of life forever. Our Governor ordered us to stay home and not...

Success was in the wind

Determined teen arrows Lapeer County monster expected to score 140-plus   Austin Roy has a deep love and appreciation for the outdoors. His family recognized Austin’s love for the outdoors early on and extended their arm of knowledge and provided opportunity....

The vanishing deer camp

A once grand Michigan tradition slipping through our fingers   Deer hunting just isn’t what it once was. Time, man, Mother Nature and technology has changed it. But then again, what hasn’t changed, absolutely nothing. Today, the very best hunting is in the...