Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – August 12, 2022


Aug. 21: Oakland Conservation Club annual fundraiser via merchandise trap shoot starting at 8 a.m., food and beverages on club grounds, live music 3 p.m., cash raffle 7 p.m., Hwy. A, three miles east of Cambridge, call 608-444-3885.

aug. 23: Whitetails Unlimited Great Northwoods Chapter, 5:30 p.m., Great Northern Hotel, 5070 North Hwy. 51, Mercer, Eric Behnke, www.whitetailsunlimited.com,

Aug. 25: Whitetails Unlimited Southern Grant County Chapter, 5:30 p.m., J&J’s Sandbar, 1110 E. Amelia Street, Cassville, Jenny Potter, 608-725-5055, www.whitetailsunlimited.com.

Aug. 25: Whitetails Unlimited Wisconsin Rapids Chapter banquet, 5:30 p.m., Ridges Golf Course and Banquet Hall, 2311 Griffith Avenue, Wisconsin Rapids, Jim Wiltinger, 608-606-3065, www.whitetailsunlimited.com.

Aug. 30: Whitetails Unlimited Ripon/Green Lake Area Chapter, 5:30 p.m., Royal Ridges, 1 Westgate Drive, Ripon, call Josh Nigbor, 920-896-1033, www.whitetailsunlimited.com.


Aug. 27: Sandhill Wildlife Area to host wild edibles hike at 10 a.m. Join botanist Jessica Prindiville in a short classroom discussion, followed by a hike to look for wild edibles. Bring a water bottle and bug spray, as insects are expected. Registration and $5 fee is due by Aug. 16. Contact Jen Ashburn for more information, 715-884-2054 or jennifer.ashburn@wisconsin.gov. Meet at the Sandhill Outdoor Skills Center. Sandhill address is 1715 Hwy. X, Babcock.

Sept. 10: Sandhill Wildlife Area and Friends of Sandhill to host mushroom hunting workshop, 9 a.m. Meet in the parking lot of the Sandhill Outdoor Skills Center, then head out to look for mushrooms. All outdoor event will include hands-on identification, handouts, recipes, online resources and tips to grow mushrooms. Register by Sept. 1, $5 fee. Contact Clara Kubisiak at cjkubisiak@yahoo.com or 715-423-4876. Sandhill address is 1715 Hwy. X, Babcock.


A-1 Archery: Schedule of events. Call Dan Ellyson, 715-386-1217. a1archery.com

Open Shooting 3D line: 10 a.m. to
5 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.

Open Spot League: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday.

Blackhawk Archers: HHA USA 3D shoot, Aug. 27-28.

Mishicot Sportsmen’s Club: Call for schedule of events, 13804 Jambo Creek Road, Mishicot. Call Roger Vanderlogt,

Menomonie Archery Club: Open 3-D shoots Aug. 27-28. All shoots Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., 2110 Hwy. 12, Menomonie, call Mike,
715-308-5437, or Steve, 715-505-8627.

Northwoods Archers: 3-D 25- and 50-target shoots at the clubhouse, Aug. 20-21, shooting 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, N2314 Pirus Drive, Withee.

Rib Mountain Bowmen: Couples league (Saturdays, TBD); summer leagues, outdoor mixed tip league (contact club); indoor spot league, call  Ron Hoppe, 715-573-9212; all ages welcome to participate in leagues and shoots; coffee klatch Wednesdays during winter; www.ribmountainbowmen.com.

Roche A Cri Bowman Inc: For list of events, call Lewis Holmes at 715-347-6211.

Rock River Buckskinners: Sept. 9-11, hosting a Wisconsin Muzzle Loading Association sanctioned fall meet shoot, with hours Friday and Saturday, Sept. 9-10, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 11, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., East Lima-Johnstown Road, Whitewater, contact Joe Ash at 608-931-1337 or Charlie Brown at 608-290-2978.

Twin City Rod and Gun Club: 9408 Winnegamie Dr., Oshkosh. Call 920-284-6976. 

Waunakee Gun Club: Sept. 10-11, 27th annual duck flurry, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., five stations, 100 targets, 150 shots, two-person teams, shells available at competitive prices on grounds, door prizes, $25 per shooter, Joe Leslie, 6680 Ripp Dr., Dane, 608-669-0197, waunakeegunclub@yahoo.com.

Waunakee Gun Club: Sporting clays summer league, open to all levels, Joe Leslie, 6680 Ripp Dr., Dane, 608-669-0197, waunakeegunclub@yahoo.com. 

West Allis Bowmen (WAB): Sept. 3-5, Labor Day Weekend archery shoot, three ranges. At 11601 West Hwy. G, Franksville. Email wabarchers@gmail.com, or call clubhouse and leave message, 262-989-5035, or go to www.westallisbowmen.com.

Wisconsin Honor Flight / Larry Satterlee  Sporting Clays Shoot: Oct. 10 fundraiser, shooting 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Milford Hills, W5670 French Road, Johson Creek, call Terry Phillips, 608-212-8120.

Wisconsin Waterfowl Association 23rd annual state shoot: Aug. 20, Wern Valley, register at wisducks.org.

Wood County Rifle & Pistol Club: Call for schedule of events, 910 Griffith Ave., Wisconsin Rapids. Call 715-424-1011.


Arrowhead Ice Fishing and Winter Show: Dec. 9-11, Duluth Entertainment Convention Center, 350 Harbor Dr., Duluth Minn., Friday, 12-8 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Chris Navratil, 952-431-9630, arrowheadiceshow.com.

Duluth Sport Show / Northland Outdoor Duluth Deer Classic: Feb. 16-19, 2023, Duluth Entertainment Convention Center, 350 Harbor Dr., Duluth Minn., Thursday, 3-8 p.m., Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Chris Navratil, 952-431-9630, https://duluthsportshow.com.

La Crosse Sport Show: Feb. 9-12, 2023,
La Crosse Center, 300 Harborview Plaza,
La Crosse, Thursday, 3-8 p.m., Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Chris Navratil, 952-431-9630, lacrossesportshow.com.

North-Central Wisconsin Gun Collectors Association gun show: Sept. 23-24, Merrill Expo Building, Lincoln County fairgrounds, 300 North Sales Street, Merrill, Friday, 3-8 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., call Mike Fitzgerald, 715-443-2825.

Northwoods Wildlife and Wetland Club’s 30th annual gun show: July 31. Manitowish Waters Community Center (airport), 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., two buildings with tables, Bruce Bacon, 715-476-0016.

Ray Kangas Productions Gun & Knife Shows:  Friday 3-8 p.m., Saturday 9-4 p.m. Call Ray Kangas, 715-372-4654.

AUG. 19-21: Ashland Civic Center

SEPT. 9-10: Shell Lake Arts Center

SEPT. 30 & OCT. 1: Iron River Community Center

Westfield Lions Club Gun Show: Sept. 23-24, Sept. 23, 12-7 p.m., Sept. 24, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Marquette County Fairgrounds,  Main Street (Hwy. M), Westfield,
608-296-2135, www.westfield-wi.com.


A.D. Sutherland Chapter Izaak Walton League: Third Monday, 7:30 p.m., Fond du Lac. For more info, call Jay Reynolds,

Abbotsford Sportsmen’s: Second Monday of each month, 7 p.m., clubhouse. Call Rob Beran, 715-223-4363.

Baraboo River Chapter Kids & Mentors Outdoors: Second Monday of each month,
7 p.m., Rivers Edge Resort, Wisconsin Dells. Call Rick Miotke, 608-415-0755.

Beloit Chapter Izaak Walton League: Monthly trap shoots, Beloit. Call Janice Chizek,

Brown County Chapter Izaak Walton League:  Second Tuesday, 6 p.m., Osprey Point Environmental Center, De Pere. Call Peter Daanen, 920-632-4452.

Dodge County Pheasants Forever:  Monthly. Call Jerry Tribbey,

Fishermen Club: Third Tuesday, September through June,  7 p.m., Sheboygan  Outboard Club. Open to public. Call Lyle Peshkar

Fox Valley Retriever Club: Tuesday and Wednesday, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m. For  more info, go to www.foxvalley.com or call Tom, 414-771-0811.

Green Bay Area Great Lakes Sport Fishermen: Third Tuesday  of  the  month. Sept. through May, Stadium View Sports Bar & Grill, 7 p.m.
Open to public. Call Jim Ryle,

Horicon Marsh Hunting Retriever Club: Monday at Hustisford and Thursday at Fond du Lac. For more information, go to www.hmhrc.org

Kenosha Sport Fishing & Conservation Association: First Monday of month, 7 p.m., Moose Lodge, Kenosha. Open to the public and new members. For info, call Dave,

Lighthouse Anglers Fishing Club: Second Tuesday of every month, American Legion Memorial Clubhouse, Fond du Lac, WI,
7 p.m. For information, call Bill, 920-921-4337.

Manitowoc Chapter Izaak Walton League: Second Thursday, 6:30 p.m., Cabin No. 1 Lincoln Park, Manitowoc. Call Glenn Pfeffer, 920-684-9050.

Milwaukee Great Lakes Sport Fishermen,: Second Tuesday of month, September through May, New Berlin Ale House. For more information, call Bob Wincek,

Mishcot Sportsmen’s Club: First Wednesday of the month, 8 p.m. For more info, call Roger, 920-323-4882.

Muskellunge Club of Wisconsin: 7 p.m., second Wednesday of January, February, April, May, September, October, November, Machine Shed, Pewaukee.
Call 414-213-8245.

Okauchee Fishing Club: 7 p.m., New Berlin Ale House on first and third Tuesday of the month. Speakers cover all aspects of Wisconsin fishing. Guest fee $5.
Call 414-350-1011.

Outagamie Area Pheasants Forever: Each month to discuss chapter activities. For more information on when and where of next meeting, call Josh Jackl, 920-517-1039.

Prime Water Anglers: Third Monday of every month at Lakeside Bar, Stevens Point. For more information, call Jeff Rautio,

River Valley Outdoorsmen’s: First Wednesday of the month, 7 p.m., 1,000 Island Environmental Center. For more information, call Ralph Vannulde, 920-570-3560.

Rock Valley Anglers, Southern Chapter: Third Wednesday of every month, 7 p.m., Boundaries Bar & Grill, Birch Room. Call 608-421-2982.

Salmon Unlimited of Wisconsin: Second Wednesday of each month, 7 p.m., 5th St. Yacht Club, Racine. Features a guest speaker each month.

Sheboygan Area Great Lakes Sport Wisconsin Conservation Congress Spring meetings: Call Annmarie Kotuku

Sheboygan Walleye Club: Third Tuesday of each month, Crossroads Bar & Grill, Sheboygan. For more info, call Chris Gasser,

Shoto Conservation Club: Second Tuesday of each month, 7 p.m. at the Clubhouse. For more info, call Tom Rysticken,

Southern Brown Conservation Chapter Izaak Walton League: First Thursday, 8 p.m., Rocky Top Tavern, Greenleaf. Call Mike Schmitt,

Titletown/Packerland Muskies Inc: Second Wednesday of every month, 7 p.m., Green Bay Yacht Club. For more information, call Jay Zahn, 920-866-9705.

Watertown Chapter Izaak Walton League: Second Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m., Watertown. For more info, call Gary Kurtz,

Winnebago Conservation Club: Third Tuesday of each month, Omarro’s Public House,
Oshkosh. For info, call Betty Brochert,

Winnebagoland Musky Club: First Wednesday of every month, American Legion Memorial Clubhouse, Fond du Lac, 7 p.m. Open to the public. For more information, call Richard Feustel, 920-948-2283.

Wisconsin Fishing Club: Second and fourth Monday of the month, Grainger’s, Greenfield. For more information, call Bob LeRoy,

Women’s Hunting & Sporting Association: First Tuesday of every month, 7 p.m., Wern Valley, Waukesha. For more information, Call Sarah, 262-968-3873 or www.wiwhsa.org

Yahara Fishing Club: Second Wednesday of month, 7 p.m. For more information, call Gerald King, 608-513-8573.

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