Michigan Events

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – May 13, 2022

MAY 12: Natural Resources Commission meeting, Crystal Mountain Resort, Thompsonville. MAY 15: Walleye, pike, muskie, and sauger seasons open in the Upper Peninsula. MAY 28: Catch-and-keep bass season opens statewide except on Lake St. Clair and the St. Clair and Detroit Rivers. JUNE 1: Bear and elk application period ends. JUNE 4: Muskie season opens on Lake St. Clair and…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – April 29, 2022

Dates to remember APRIL 29: Beaver trapping season ends in Units B and C. APRIL 30: Trout season opens. APRIL 30: Pike, muskie, walleye, and sauger  seasons open in Lower Peninsula. APRIL 30: Beaver trapping season ends in Unit A. MAY 1: Bear and elk permit application period begins. MAY 12: Natural Resources Commission meeting, location (northern Lower Peninsula)TBA. MAY…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – April 15, 2022

APRIL 15: Dog training season ends. APRIL 23: Spring turkey season opens. APRIL 29: Beaver trapping season ends in Units B and C. APRIL 30: Trout season opens. APRIL 30: Pike, muskie, walleye, and sauger  seasons open in Lower Peninsula. APRIL 30: Beaver trapping season ends in Unit A. MAY 1: Bear and elk permit application period begins. MAY 12:…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – April 1, 2022

APRIL 14: Natural Resources Commission meeting, location TBA. APRIL 15: Dog training season ends. APRIL 23: Spring turkey season opens. APRIL 29: Beaver trapping season ends Units B and C. APRIL 30: Trout season opens. APRIL 30: Pike, muskie, and walleye seasons open in Lower Peninsula. APRIL 30: Beaver trapping season ends in Unit A. MAY 1: Bear and elk…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – March 18, 2022

MARCH 31: Permanent ice shanties must be removed from Upper Peninsula lakes. MARCH 31: Squirrel, rabbit and hare hunting seasons end. MARCH 31: 2021 fishing licenses expire. MARCH 31: Crow season ends. APRIL 14: NRC meeting, location TBA. APRIL 15: Dog training season ends. APRIL 23: Spring turkey season opens. APRIL 29: Beaver trapping season ends Units B and C….

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – March 4, 2022

MARCH 10: NRC meeting, Lansing Community College, West Campus Rooms M 119-121. MARCH 10-13: Ultimate Sport Show, DeVos Place, Grand Rapids. MARCH 15: Pike, muskie, and walleye seasons end except on Lower Peninsula Great Lakes and connecting waters. MARCH 15: Pike and muskie spearing season ends.  MARCH 15: Permanent ice shanties must be removed from northern Lower Peninsula lakes. MARCH…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – February 18, 2022

FEB. 19-20: Free Fishing Weekend. FEB. 24-27: Outdoorama in Novi. FEB. 27: Permanent ice shanties must be removed from Lake St. Clair. MARCH 1: Permanent ice shanties must be removed from southern Lower Peninsula lakes. MARCH 1: Pure Michigan Hunt applications go on sale. MARCH 1: Bobcat hunting season ends in Units A, B, C. MARCH 1: Fox hunting season…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – February 4, 2022

FEB. 5-14: Late goose season in the South Zone. FEB. 10: NRC meeting MSU Veterinary Diagnostic Lab, Lansing. FEB. 19-20: Free Fishing Weekend. FEB. 24-27: Outdoorama in Novi. FEB. 27: Permanent ice shanties must be removed from Lake St. Clair. MARCH 1: Permanent ice shanties must be removed from southern Lower Peninsula lakes. MARCH 1: Pure Michigan Hunt applications go…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – January 21, 2022

Through Feb. 1: Spring turkey license application period. JAN. 28-30: Huntin’ Time Expo, Grand Rapids. JAN. 31: Raccoon hunting season ends. FEB. 1: Bobcat hunting season ends in Unit D. FEB. 1: Crow hunting season opens. FEB. 5-14: Late goose season in the South Zone. FEB. 10: NRC meeting MSU Veterinary Diagnostic Lab, Lansing. FEB. 19-20: Free Fishing Weekend. FEB….

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – January 7, 2022

JAN. 1-Feb. 1: Spring turkey license application period. JAN. 6-9: Ultimate Fishing Show, Novi. JAN. 9: Late goose hunt in the South Zone ends. Jan. 11: Bobcat hunting season ends in Units E&F. JAN. 13: NRC meeting MSU Veterinary Diagnostic Lab, Lansing. JAN. 28-30: Huntin’ Time Expo, Grand Rapids. JAN. 31: Raccoon hunting season ends. FEB. 1: Bobcat hunting season…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – December 17, 2021

SEASON DATES DEC. 19: Second elk hunt period ends DEC. 31: Bass possession season ends DEC. 31: Muskie season ends on Lake St. Clair and the St Clair and Detroit rivers Dec. 31: Pure Michigan Hunt application period ends BANQUET/FUNDRAISER jan. 8, 2022: WTU Unlimited Tri-Cities Deer Camp, 4 p.m., The Grand, Essexville. For more info call Jason Maraskine, 989-486-1961….

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – December 3, 2021

SEASON DATES Dec. 3: Deer muzzleloader season opens statewide DEC. 5: Duck season ends in the South Zone DEC. 9: Natural Resources Commission meeting, Michigan History Center auditorium DEC. 11: Second elk hunt begins DEC. 11-12: Special two-day duck season in the Middle Zone Dec. 12: Deer muzzleloader season ends statewide Dec. 31: Pure Michigan Hunt application period ends Special…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – November 19, 2021

SEASON DATES Nov. 21: Duck season ends North Zone Nov. 25: Thanksgiving Day Nov. 27-28: Special two-day duck season in North Zone Nov. 28: Duck season ends in the Middle Zone Nov. 30: Firearms deer season ends Dec. 1: Late archery deer, ruffed grouse and pheasant (limited area in southern Michigan) seasons resume Dec. 1: Pike and muskie spearing season…

Pennsylvania Outdoor News Calendar – November 5, 2021

SEASON DATES NOV. 14: Pheasant season ends in Zones 2 and 3. NOV. 14: Early ruffed grouse season ends NOV. 14: Fall turkey season ends Nov. 15: Firearms deer season opens Nov. 30: Firearms deer season ends Dec. 1: Late archery deer seasons open Dec. 1: Late grouse season opens Dec. 1: Late pheasant season opens Dec. 1: Pike and…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – October 22, 2021

SEASON DATES Oct. 25: Muskrat and mink trapping seasons open in Zone 1 OCT. 25: Beaver trapping begins in Unit A (residents) Oct. 26: Bear season ends OCT. 29: Woodcock season ends Oct. 31: Pheasant season ends in Zone 1 Oct. 31:  Sharp-tailed grouse season ends OCT. 31: Trout season ends on Type A and D inland lakes Nov. 1:…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – October 8, 2021

SEASON DATES Oct. 9: Duck season opens in the South Zone. Oct. 10:  Pheasant season opens in Zone 1 Oct. 10: Sharp-tailed grouse season opens Oct. 14-17: Independence Hunt Oct. 14: Natural Resources Commission meeting, MSU Veterinary Diagnostic Lab Oct. 15: Fox hunting season opens Oct. 15: Fox and coyote trapping season begins Oct. 15: Raccoon trapping season opens in…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – September 24, 2021

SEASON DATES Sept. 30: Trout season ends Sept. 30: Crow season ends Oct. 1: Archery deer season opens Oct. 1: Raccoon hunting season opens Oct. 10:  Pheasant season opens in Zone 1 Oct. 10: Sharp-tailed grouse season opens Oct. 13-17: Independence Hunt Oct. 14: Natural Resources Commission meeting, MSU Veterinary Diagnostic Lab Oct. 15: Fox hunting season opens Oct. 15:…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – September 10, 2021

SEASON DATES Sept. 11-12: Liberty Hunt  Sept. 12: Bear season opens in the Lower Peninsula Sept. 15: Small game season opens (ruffed grouse, rabbit, hare, and squirrel) Sept. 15: Fall turkey hunting season opens Sept. 15: Turtle season ends Sept. 16: Early teal season ends Sept. 18-19: Early antlerless deer season Sept. 25: Duck season opens in the North Zone….

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – August 27, 2021

SEASON DATES Aug. 28: Reserved waterfowl hunt application period ends Sept. 8: Bear season opens in the Upper Peninsula Sept. 11-12:  Liberty Hunt  Sept. 12: Bear season opens in the Lower Peninsula Sept. 15: Small game season opens (ruffed grouse, rabbit, hare and squirrel) Sept. 15: Fall turkey hunting season opens Sept. 16: State Natural Resources Commission meeting Sept. 30:…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – August 13, 2021

SEASON DATES Aug. 15: Antlerless deer permit application period ends Aug. 28: Reserved waterfowl hunt application period ends Sept. 1: Goose and teal hunting seasons open Sept. 8: Bear season opens in the Upper Peninsula Sept. 11-12:  Liberty Hunt  Sept. 12: Bear season opens in the Lower Peninsula Sept. 15: Small game season opens (ruffed grouse, rabbit, hare and squirrel)…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – July 30, 2021

SEASON DATES Aug. 1: Reserved waterfowl hunt application period begins Aug. 1: Crow season opens Aug. 1: Fall wild turkey permit application period ends Aug. 15: Antlerless deer permit application period ends Aug. 28: Reserved waterfowl hunt application period ends Sept. 1: Teal hunting season opens Sept. 1: Candaa goose season opens Sept. 8: Bear season opens in Upper Peninsula…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – July 16, 2021

SEASON DATES July 8: Dog training season opens July 15: Antlerless deer permit application period begins Aug. 1: Reserved waterfowl hunt application period begins Aug. 1: Crow season opens Aug. 1: Fall wild turkey permit application period ends Aug. 15: Antlerless deer permit application period ends Aug. 28: Reserved waterfowl hunt application period ends Sept. 8: Bear season opens in…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – July 2, 2021

SEASON DATES July 8: Dog training season opens July 15: Antlerless deer permit application period begins Aug. 1: Reserved waterfowl hunt application period begins Aug. 1: Crow season opens Aug. 1: Fall wild turkey permit application period ends Aug. 15: Antlerless deer permit application period ends Aug. 28: Reserved waterfowl hunt application period ends Sept. 8: Bear season opens in…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – June 18, 2021

SEASON DATES June 1: Bear and elk application period ends June 5: Muskie season opens on Lake St. Clair and the St. Clair and Detroit rivers June 12-13:  Free Fishing Weekend June 19:  Catch-and-keep bass season opens on lake St. Clair and the Detroit and St. Clair rivers July 1: Fall wild turkey permit application period begins July 8: Dog…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – June 4, 2021

SEASON DATES June 5: Muskie season opens on Lake St. Clair and the St. Clair and Detroit rivers. June 12-13:  Free Fishing Weekend. June 19:  Catch-and-keep bass season opens on Lake St. Clair and the Detroit and St. Clair rivers. July 1: Fall wild turkey permit application period begins. July 8: Dog training season opens. July 15: Antlerless deer permit…

Michigan Outdoor News Calendar – May 21, 2021

SEASON DATES May 29: Catch-and-keep bass season opens statewide except Lake St. Clair and the Detroit and St. Clair rivers. May 31: Spring wild turkey season ends. June 1: Bear and elk application period ends. June 5: Muskie season opens on Lake St. Clair and the St. Clair and Detroit rivers. June 12-13:  Free Fishing Weekend. June 19:  Catch-and-keep bass…