DNR Reports 6 Michigan Snowmobilers Go Through Ice in Last 11 Days

Snowmobile

Despite freezing temperatures throughout the state, Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officers urge ice-goers to use extreme caution when on or near the ice and know what to do if you or someone you’re with breaks through the ice. Conservation officers urge ice safety after several incidents statewide Sgt. Jason Becker, who patrols southeast … Read more

Survive Winter Camping with a Snow Shelter

Winter Survival

A basic winter camping survival shelter can be made by hollowing out a big pile of snow that has been allowed to settle and harden.

They can take several hours to build, but are an effective way to stay warm when camping in the winter.

A quinzhee shelter is warmer than any four season tent.

Caseville’s 25th Shanty Days February 2017

It’s Shanty Days Silver Anniversary! The middle of winter is celebrated and imbibed in the cold of February off the shores of the frozen Saginaw Bay. Caseville’s annual Shanty Days Festival kicks off the 2017 year of fun in Key North.  Don’t be left out in the cold. The 2017 Shanty Days in Caseville promises … Read more