September 21, 2017 RSS feed / Outdoors

FIRST DEER

Emilee Lytle, 8, of Houghton Lake, successfully harvested her first deer, a 7-point buck, during the Michigan Youth Hunt Sept. 16. She was hunt­ing with her dad, Brian, in Roscommon County. (Courtesy photo)   More...

SIX-POINTER

Owen Barnes, 10, of Roscommon, shot his first deer, a 6-point, during the Michigan Youth Hunt Sept. 17. The young hunter was accompanied by his mom, Jaime, on the hunt. He is pictured with his dad, Darren, who also helped with the hunt. More...

CROSSBOW BUCK

Michael Wilson, 6, of Clinton Township, poses with a dandy 7-point buck he bagged Sept. 17 during the Michigan Youth Hunt. Wilson used a crossbow to harvest the buck near Houghton Lake.  (Photo courtesy of Lyman’s on the Lake)   More...

Habitat Fall Run seeks participants

Roscommon County Habitat for Hu­manity is seeking runners for its inaugu­ral Habitat Fall Run.  The event will be held at South Hig­gins Lake State Park Oct. 7.  A5Krunalongwitha1mileFam­ily Fun Run/Walk are planned. More...

FIRST TIME SUCCESS

Abby Roth of Roscommon bagged this 180-pound bear while hunting Sept. 17 in Roscommon. It was her first time bear hunt­ing and she was hunting with her husband, Paul Roth, when she shot the bear. (Courtesy photo)   More...

SATURDAY SUCCESS

Houghton Lake’s Terry Anderson said he needed a break from hur­ricane coverage and went fishing on Houghton Lake the evening of Sept. 9. More...

HOUGHTON LAKE STRINGER

Members of the Ad­ams family of Clark Lake fished Houghton Lake Sept. 3, and came in with a nice stringer of fish, caught on white jigs tipped with leeches. More...

BAGGED BUCK WITH PAPA

Erika Terry, 13, of Roscommon, “scored big during the youth hunt” with this 8-point she took on her grandparents’ land in Ogemaw County. Hunting with her Papa, Stan Kartes, during Michigan’s Youth Hunt Sept. More...

YOUTH HUNT DOE

Chaysin Ledbetter, 7, of Houghton Lake, bagged this doe on the opening day of the Michigan Youth Hunt Sept 16. He was hunting with his dad, Brian, on the property of a family friend off Snowbowl Road.  (Courtesy photo)   More...

SUCCESSFUL YOUTH HUNTER

Six-year-old Deadstream Archery Pro Staffer Jackson Burtis of Houghton Lake shows off the six- point buck he harvested opening day of the Michigan Youth Hunt Sept. 16. More...

MISSAUKEE DOE

Easton Friend, 8, of Houghton Lake, took his first deer, a doe, while hunting with his dad, Bryan, Sept. 16 as part of the Michigan Youth Hunt. The young hunter took the deer in Missaukee Coun­ty.   More...

SUCCESS WITH MOM’S RIFLE

Gavin Hartwell, 12, of Houghton Lake, took his first deer during Michi­gan’s Youth Hunt the morning of Sept. 17 in Roscommon County. More...

SOUTH SHORE PIKE

Jon Stoyak of Grand Blanc caught a 34-inch pike from the Houghton Lake’s south shore Sept. 12. He used a hatchet harness to catch the fish in 10 feet of water. More...

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