July 27, 2017 RSS feed / Outdoors

Canoe marathon pits paddlers against AuSable for 70th time

Seven from Roscommon competing

More than 50,000 fans are ex­pected to converge in northern Michigan’s AuSable River Valley for one of the state’s most iconic sporting events: The 70th edition of the AuSable River Canoe Marathon.  Presented by Consumers Energy, the More...

TAKING PERCAUTIONS AT LAKE ST. HELEN

The Michigan State University Mobile Boat Wash, along with a group of MSU students greeted boaters July 29 at the Richfield Township Lake St. Helen Access Park by offering free boat washes. Lake St. More...

SAGINAW BAY 10 POUNDER

Art Breier of Prudenville, caught a 10-pound, 30-inch Saginaw Bay wall­eye July 18, using a crawler harness. More...

Houghton Lake Kart Speedway

July 21 results  4 CAR DASH  Micro: Xavier Rizzi, James Jordan, Brody McManemy, Carter Noffsinger, Conner Noffsinger, Landon Collins  JR Sport: Brayden Goddard, Trace Reay, Justin McManemy, Dylan Cock­rell  JR Stock: Gavin Hartwe More...

Voyager canoe racing returns to marathon

For the second year, the excit­ing racing of big voyager canoes with multiple-person teams is taking place in conjunction with the AuS­able River Canoe Marathon, July 29- 30. And, among the competitors will be Roscommon’s Calvin A. More...

DRIFTING AND CATCHING

Kathy Hren of Dearborn caught this smallmouth bass while drift fishing on Houghton Lake the evening of July 19. More...

IMPRESSIVE STRINGER

Henry Beachnau, 5, of Farmington Hills, out-fished everyone on the boat during an outing on Houghton Lake July 21. The young angler is pictured with an impressive stringer of big sunfish, bluegill and rock bass. More...

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