STREAM TROUT

As the dark cedars gave way to the rising sun, the beauty of the clear water trout stream unveiled itself. Robins were announcing daybreak and in the distance I could hear a gobbler greeting dawn as I slipped along the bank, moved silently on needles from cedar and...

Spring Bear Hunt Proposed

In an effort to reduce conflicts between bear hunters who use bait and hounds, Gerry Maciok from Marquette, who is the founder and president of the Black Bear Bow Hunters Society, is proposing that a spring hunt be established for hunting over bait only. At the...

DNR: CWD, deer hunter numbers and baiting ban

  The MDNR is sharing some highlights of the 2019 deer hunting seasons, which ended in late January 2020. Those seasons were marked by widespread participation in the state’s surveillance efforts around chronic wasting disease, especially in areas of the state...

Built for Battle

Michigan Meanders…Don’t even think about badgering a badger Although badgers live throughout the state, few Michiganders have ever seen a live one. Maybe they are lucky. Badgers know no fear and when provoked will attack an enemy several times their size. This...

This spring is shaping up to be a… WALLEYE ANGLERS DREAM

Late March and early April bring a ton of expectations for serious walleye anglers in Michigan. While our state continues to provide some of the best walleye angling in the nation, there are some inland areas that are shut down to allow inland populations to spawn. We...

Macomb County’s #2 NONTYPICAL

Chris Frey from New Baltimore bagged the second highest scoring nontypical whitetail on record for Macomb County, according to the eleventh edition of Michigan Big Game Records, while hunting with a muzzleloader on November 29. The trophy buck has a 17-point rack that...