Outdoors

Frosty yet fun shindig

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Stapleton family members from the area gather for the annual Michigan Free Fishing Weekend Shindig at Hagerman Lake in Iron County on Feb. 13-14.

Hard water winter fun in Iron County

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Zachariah Powell, 4, is suited up and ready for some snowmobiling on the Paint River. He enjoyed the day with his grandparents, Gary and Julie Powell of Iron River. (submitted photo)

Tip-Up-Town posts results

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CHANNING — Results from the 47th annual Tip Up Town of the U.P., held on Feb. 6 on Sawyer Lake, have been announced. The event was sponsored by the Sagola Township Sportsmen’s Club.

River of fun

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It was a fun day on the Paint River as Nova Powell of Iron River pulls a sled filled with youngsters enjoying a winter day outdoors.

Good days for fishing

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Deb Weis, of Crystal Falls Township, found that fishing from Jan. 30 to Feb. 2 was very productive, even though a fishing calendar had those days sighted as, “don’t bother going fishing” days.

Fishing in February

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Brittany Owen of Tipler, Wis. landed a whopper 33-1/2-inch northern pike on Feb.7 on a northwoods lake.