Saturday, January 28th, 2023
Saturday, January 28th, 2023

Breaking News for

Sportsmen Since 1967

MN: Calendar of Events Issue: 22

Banquets/Fundraisers.

July 9: Minnewaska Lake Assoc. Banquet, Minnewaska House, Glenwood.
For more info call Jerry Melby, 320-239-3974.

Aug. 5: McGregor Chapter MDHA Banquet, 5:30 p.m., McGregor
Community Center. For more info call Bob Dreger,
218-768-4079.

Aug. 11: Elk River Goldeneyes DU Banquet, 5 p.m, Rockwoods
Entertainment Center. For more info call Tim Oie,
763-497-4372.

Outdoor Media

• Ron Schara’s Minnesota Bound, Saturdays at noon, Sunday at 10:30
on KARE 11, KTTC in Rochester, KBJR in Duluth, KVLY in Fargo and
KEYC in Mankato.

• Outdoor Talk Radio with Tim Lesmeister and Rob Drieslein, Sundays
from 4-6 p.m. on KTLK FM Newstalk 100.3 in the metro area.

• Writeoutdoors.com, Seasonal fishing and hunting tips from Outdoor
News Writer Ron Hustvedt.

• Outdoornews.com, outdoor news from around the country along with
local photos, fishing reports and more.

Deep Portage Programs

2010 schedule for upcoming events at Deep Portage which offers a
variety of hunting, fishing and outdoor education programs for
adults & youth. For more info or to register 888-280-9908 or
218-682-2325. Or via on the internet at www.deep-portage.org,
e-mail: portage@uslink.net

July 3-8: Young Women in Science Camp, ages 12-16.

July 3-8: Aquatics Camp, ages 9-14.

July 3-8: Fishing Camp, ages 12-16.

June 12-17, 19-24, July 17-22(all girls), Aug. 7-12: Forkhorn I
Deer Hunting Camp, ages 11-16.

June 19-24, July 24-29: Forkhorn II Deer Hunting Camp, ages
12-16.

July 31-Aug. 5: Forkhorn III Deer Hunting Camp, ages 13-16.

July 17-22: Upland Bird Hunting Camp, ages 12-16.

July 24-29: Izaak Walton League Camp, ages 9-16.

Aug. 19-21: Adult Wingshooting School.

Education/Seminar

July 10-14: Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center, Forkhorn
I, at the Center. For more info call Kory Klebe,
320-354-5894.

July 17-21: Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center, Forkhorn
II, at the Center. For more info call Kory Klebe,
320-354-5894.

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Three Rivers Park District, 2011 Schedule of Events. For more info
call 763-559-6700 or www.threeriversparkdistrict.org

June-Aug.: Sailing lessons.

Now-July 21: Archery Club, 6-8 p.m., Thurs., Baker Park

June 4: Canoe & Kayak Demo, 10-2 p.m., Hyland Lake Park.

June 4: Flat water Kayaking, French Regional Park.

June 12: Canoe When the Moon is Full, 8:30-10:30 p.m., Hyland
Lake.

June 14: Flatwater Kayaking Essentials, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Hyland Lake
Park.

June 15: Beginning Canoeing for Women, 6-8 p.m., French Regional
Park.

June 17: Kayaking for Girls, 9:30-11:30 a.m., French Regional
Park.

June 18: Canoe & Kayak Demo, 10-noon, Hyland Lake Park.

June 18: Women’s Crow River Canoe Trip, 9-3 p.m., Lake
Rebecca.

June 18: Flatwater Kayaking Essentials, 1-4 p.m., Bryant Lake
Regional Park.

Tournaments/Contests

June 4: McGregor Area Chamber of Commerce Fishing Tournament, 9-3
p.m., Big Sandy Lake & Lake Minnewawa. For more info call
877-768-3692.

June 4: Kolar Toyota ALS Walleye Tournament, 7 a.m., Island Lake,
Duluth. For more info call Sandy Judge, 888-672-0484.

June 4-5: Leech Lake Walleye Tournament.
www.leechlakewalleyetournament.com for more info or call
218-675-6176.

June 12: S.W.I.M Fishing League “Take A Kid” Fishing Tournament,
Lake Minnetonka. For more info call Peter Capouch,
763-234-5428.

June 18: Full Throttle Walleye Fishing Tournament, Mille Lacs. For
more info call Mark Schutz, 763-486-7508.

June 18: Lincoln Park Walleye Open, St. Louis River, Duluth.
www.lincolnparkfishing.com for more info.

June 18-19: Osakis Lions Club Walleye Tournament, 7-3 p.m., Lake
Osakis. For more info call Mike Thesing, 320-859-4781.

June 25-26: Battle Lake Lions & Ben’s Bait, Walleye Fishing
Tournament, West Battle Lake. For more info call Mike,
218-864-0923.

July 9: Lake Superior Chapter Muskies Inc, River Challenge Muskie
Tournament, 7-4 p.m., St. Louis River. For more info call Terry,
218-391-2699.

July 16-17: Lake Superior Salmon Classic, 4-6 p.m., Silver Bay
Marina. For more info call Tracy Tiboni, 218-220-9488.

July 23: Mike’s Bait on 8, Muskie Tournament, Forest Lake. For more
info call 651-464-5150.

Aug. 18-20: Frankie’s Marine, Bass Tournament, North, South Center
& Green Lakes. For more info call Mike Hoen,
651-257-6334.

Aug. 20: Royalton Lions Club, Fishing Tournament, 7 a.m.,
Mississippi River Blanchard Dam. For more info call Mark Suska,
320-267-2260.

Special Event

June 11: Brainerd Lakes Area Outdoor Youth Expo, 10:30-3 p.m.,
Lakeshore conservation Club. For more info call J.J. Levenske,
218-251-8826.

June 18: Buffalo Days Kids Fishing Event, 9:30-1:30 p.m., Sturges
Park, Buffalo. For more info call Jim Wedell, 763-972-3619.

July 9: Fischer’s Outback Youth Day. For more info call William
Fishcher, 320-748-7482.

July 23: Hasty-Silver Creek Sportsmen’s Club, Sportsmen’s Olympics,
8 a.m., at the Club. For more info call Jason Neu,
302-267-8145.

Aug. 20: Hasty-Silver Creek Sportsmen’s Club, Youth Conservation
Day, 7:30 a.m., at the Club. For more info call Jason Neu,
320-267-8145.

Season Dates

June 4: Muskie season opens.

Shows

Aug. 12-14, 19-21: Game Fair, Anoka, MN, 9-6 p.m. For more info
call 763-427-0944 or gamefair.com

Aug. 25-Sept. 5: Outdoor News at Minnesota State Fair, Corner of
Judson & Nelson. www.mnstatefair.org for more info.

Sept. 16-17: North Star Expo, Grand Rapids, MN. For more info call
218-722-5013.

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Crocodile Productions, Inc. Gun & Knife Shows. For more info
www.CrocodileProductionsInc.com or call 763-754-7140.

July 16-17: Lake Waconia Event Ctr.

July 23-24: Military, Gun Show, Brooklyn Park Armory.

Women’s Programs

June 10-11: Women’s Fly-Fishing Weekend, Eagle Bluff ELC,
Lanesboro. For more info call Linda Bylander, 218-833-8628.

June 10-12: Becoming an Outdoor Family, Audubon, Sandstone. For
more info call Linda Bylander, 218-833-8628.

Shooting/Archery

June 25, July 23: Hudson Rod, Gun & Archery Club, Bowling Pin
Poker Pistol Shoot, 10-2 p.m., at the Club. For more info call Rick
Ottino, 715-781-7840.

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Faribault Archery Club 2011 Shooting events. For more info call
Brian Clausen, 507-333-2324 or check faribaultarchery.org

July 23-24: Traditional 3D Archery Shoot, 8-3 p.m., Ahlmans Gun
Shop

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Hasty-Silver Creek Sportsmen’s Club Inc, 10917 Duffield Ave. NW,
Maple Lake. For more info call Jason Neu, 320-267-8145.

Every Tues. Starting May: Weekly Trap Shooting, 6:30 p.m.

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Chilakoot Bowhunters 2011 Schedule of Shoots. For more info call
Tony, 651-208-7267 or chilakootbowhunter.org

June 15, Aug. 21: 3D Outdoor Shoot.

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Isanti County Sportsman Club, Cambridge, MN. 2011 3-D Shoot dates.
For more info call 763-691-1604.

Now-Sept. 5: Monday Night Shoots, 4:30 p.m.

June 12, July 10, Aug. 14: Traditional

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Northridge Archery Range. 2011 Schedule of Events. For more info
call Al Brigan, 320-233-6283.

June 18-19:  3D Archery Shoot, 8-4 p.m.

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Bald Eagle Sportsmen’s Association. 2011 schedule of shoots. For
more info call rifle range, 651-429-429-9819 or trap range,
651-429-9874.

Now-Aug. 31: Archery League. Wednesdays.

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Forest Lake Sportsmen’s Club, Spring Schedule of events. For more
info, Eric Marleau, 651-462-4587.

Now-Aug. 23: Tues. 5-8 pm. Archery League.

June 4, July 9, aug. 6: 3D Archery Shoots, 8-3 p.m.

June 8: Youth Trap League, 4-dusk, shotgun range, gate #2, Gary
Hosler, 651-464-9931.

June 23: Summer Pistol Leagues.

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Brainerd Archery Club, 2011 Archery Events. Sat. 9-3 p.m., Sun. 9-1
p.m. For more info call Matt, 218-838-8713

June 18-19: Outdoor 3D.

Meetings

Hasty-Silver Creek Sportsmen’s Club Inc. Meets every 2nd Wed. of
the month. For more info call Jason Neu, 320-267-8145.

Lake Country Retriever Club meets the 2nd Tues. of each month, 7
p.m., Minnesota Horse & Hunt Club. For more info call Larry
Miller, 763-571-7087.

St. Cloud Fly Anglers Club meets the 3rd Mon. of each month, 7
p.m., Waite Park Gander Mtn. store. Call Dave Kollmann,
320-252-5906 or Tom Clapp, 320-685-3960.

Lake Country Retriever Club meets the 2nd Tues. of each month, 7
p.m., Minnesota Horse & Hunt Club. For more info call Larry
Miller, 763-571-7087.

MN Duck & Goose Caller Association meets the last Thurs. of
each month, 7 p.m., Cabela’s Meeting Room, Rogers. For more info
call Andy Thill, 612-749-9503.

Muskies Inc. North Metro Chapter meets the 3rd Tues. of every
month. 7:30 p.m., KC Hall in Fridley. For more info call
952-469-2155 or www.northmetromuskie.com

Rapids Archery Club meets the 2nd Mon. of each month at the archery
building located at the Bunker Hills Regional Park. For more info
call Dan, 763-427-0808.

St. Cloud Chapter of Muskie’s Inc. Meets the 3rd Tues. of each
month. 7:30 p.m., Waite Park American Legion. For more info call
Ken Schmitt, 320-290-6272.

Brainerd Lakes Chapter of Muskies Inc. meets 2nd Tues. of each
month, 7 p.m, Waterfall Inn. For more info call Jeff Young,
218-821-3669.

Scott County Pheasants Forever Chapter #125 meets 2nd Thurs. of
each month, Oct.-April, 7:30 p.m., The Ridges at Sand Creek Golf
Course. For more info call Stacy Dvorak 612-202-6119.

Minnesota Valley In-Fisherman Club meets the 4th Tues. of each
month, 7 p.m. at Apple Valley American Legion club, 14521 Granada
Dr., Apple Valley. Gary, 952-423-3662.

Twin Cities Chapter of Muskies Inc meets 2nd Tues. of every month,
7 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall. For more info call George Selcke,
952-933-2608.

Ringnecks Forevermore Assoc. meets 1st Wed. of every month, 7 p.m.,
Bertha Lions Building.

Mississippi Longtails PF meets first Tues. of each month. 7:30
p.m., The Point on Hwy’s 61 & 10 in Hastings. For more info
call Dan Richmond, 651-730-4434.

LeSueur County Pheasants Forever meets the 1st Thurs. of every
month Oct.-April. 7:30 p.m., Hide-out Steakhouse & Saloon. For
more info call Ken Mader, 507-661-4841.

Fishers of Men Twin Cities meets the 1st Thurs. of each month, 7
p.m., Lutheran Church of The Master. For more info call John
Cummins, www.fishersofmenclub.org or 612-670-0707.

PERM

PERM Monthly meeting in Elk River, 2nd Monday of the month, 7:30
p.m. at Cinema Professional Building, Elk River. For info call
763-441-6869.

 

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