Stories tagged: "outdoor"


5 Tips (and the Best Spots) for Winter Camping in Michigan

For the braver outdoor enthusiasts, snowy season in Michigan presents a truly unmatched camping experience.

5 Tips (and the Best Spots) for Winter Camping in Michigan

For the braver outdoor enthusiasts, snowy season in Michigan presents a truly unmatched camping experience.

Winter landscape at sunrise, Silver Lake Sand Dunes, Silver Lake State Park, Michigan. Photo Credit: Dean Pennala/Shutterstock
8 Winter Hikes in Michigan’s Moodiest Woods

Hibernation is for rookies. Check out what Michigan's hiking trails look like in the winter—it's a whole different Mitten out there.

Photo: Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Michigan Deer Hunting Season is Still Going: 3 Things to Know

Firearm season started Nov. 15 and runs through Nov. 30, but there are additional hunting dates and new reporting guidelines to know before you head into the woods.

Column: Linking the Past and Future of My City (and Yours, Too) Through Cycling Spaces

With so much space in our city centers, what do we do with it all?

What’s Up With Morels? A Newbie Follows a Pro Hunter Into the Woods

As Angelina sweeps her walking stick across the forest floor, combing back the untamed foliage, I scan the area. I’ve been told to look for little brown caps rising from the undergrowth. I excitedly point one out, but it’s just a dead leaf. Angelina tells me that’s normal.  I spend a lot of time in...