The June tradition of a free outdoors weekend in Wisconsin is back for another year! The Wisconsin DNR has will give residents and visitors the opportunity to enjoy many outdoor activities without having to pay any fees or licenses this weekend (June 4-6, 2016).
Cooper and I were talking last week about fishing, which he loves to do whenever he gets the chance. I replied "fishing is awesome except for putting the bait on the hook, like a leech". So here we go, the one thing I dread more than any other living thing, touching a leech.
The 2016 Minnesota fishing opener is shaping up to be a chilly one, with cold temperatures and even a chance of a little snow predicted in some areas of Northern Minnesota. Chilly or not, how does the fishing look? Here's what the Minnesota DNR is saying.
With thousands of bodies of water, Minnesota is truly a fisherman's paradise. Many of those bodies of water have produced record-setting fish, so that got me wondering how many of those record-setting fish have come from lakes in Northeastern Minnesota.
One of the joys of living in Minnesota is the huge array of outdoor opportunities, including thousands of lakes, rivers, and streams for fishing. Of course, before you can get out fishing, you need to make sure you have a valid Minnesota fishing license. That process just got an awful lot easier wit…