Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar of Events

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – June 17, 2022

Banquets/Fundraiser aug. 23: Whitetails Unlimited Great Northwoods Chapter, 5:30 p.m., Great Northern Hotel, 5070 North Hwy. 51, Mercer, Eric Behnke, www.whitetailsunlimited.com, 715-604-2253. 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…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – June 2, 2022

Banquets/Fundraiser aug. 23: Whitetails Unlimited Great Northwoods Chapter, 5:30 p.m., Great Northern Hotel, 5070 North Hwy. 51, Mercer, Eric Behnke, www.whitetailsunlimited.com, 715-604-2253. 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…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – May 20, 2022

Banquets/Fundraiser May 17: Darboy Ducks Unlimited Chapter, 5:30pm, free beer & soda, Starlite Club, Hwys 55 & JJ, Kaukauna, 920-470-1722, tickets also at www.widucks.org. aug. 23: Whitetails Unlimited Great Northwoods Chapter, 5:30 p.m., Great Northern Hotel, 5070 North Hwy. 51, Mercer, Eric Behnke, www.whitetailsunlimited.com, 715-604-2253. Aug. 25: Whitetails Unlimited Wisconsin Rapids Chapter banquet, 5:30 p.m., Ridges Golf Course and Banquet…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – May 6, 2022

Banquets/Fundraiser May 17: Darboy Ducks Unlimited Chapter, 5:30pm, free beer & soda, Starlite Club, Hwys 55 & JJ, Kaukauna, 920-470-1722, tickets also at www.widucks.org. aug. 23: Whitetails Unlimited Great Northwoods Chapter, 5:30 p.m., Great Northern Hotel, 5070 North Hwy. 51, Mercer, Eric Behnke, www.whitetailsunlimited.com, 715-604-2253. Sept. 15: Whitetails Unlimited Crivitz-High Falls Chapter banquet, 5:30 p.m., Rene’s Dining Room, W11590 Hwy….

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – April 22, 2022

Banquets/Fundraiser April 20: Southwest Wisconsin Pheasants Forever Chapter, 5 p.m., Banfield’s Swiss Haus, 273 N. Hollow Rd., Cuba City, call Bruce Kroll, 608-642-2409. April 21 : Fond du Lac County Pheasants Forever Chapter 582, 5:30 p.m., K.C. Hall, 795 Fond du Lac Ave., 920-579-4512. April 21: Wisconsin Wildlife Federation District No. 1 banquet, 5 p.m., Barkers Island Inn, 300 Marina…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – April 8, 2022

Banquets/Fundraiser April 5: WTU Beaver Dam Area Chapter Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Bayside Supper Club, Beaver Dam. Call Jeff Ritchart, 920-960-4836. APRIL 7: WTU Merrill Area Chapter banquet, 5:30 p.m., Lincoln Lanes, Merrill. Call Jim Richardson, 715-536-4912. April 7: WTU Cedar Springs Chapter banquet, 5:30 p.m., Cottonwood Sports Bar, 4716 Green River Road, Fennimore, Jen Borzick, 608-485-1260. April 9: 44th annual…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – March 25, 2022

Banquets/Fundraiser MARCH 22: WTU North Central Cabin Fever Classic banquet, 5:30 p.m., Rib River Ballroom, Marathon. Call Jim Richardson, 715 218-4716. MARCH 25: WTU Wisconsin Winnebagoland Deer Camp, 5 p.m., Oshkosh Convention Center. Call WTU headquarters, 800-274-5471. MARCH 25: Coulee Region Trout Unlimited Banquet, 6 p.m., Cedar Creek Golf Course. Call Robert Hubbard, 608-792-3556. MARCH 25: WTU Wisconsin South Deer…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – March 11, 2022

Banquets/Fundraisers  MARCH 10: WTU Howard/Suamico Optimist Chapter Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Comfort Suites Hotel/Rock Garden, Green Bay. Call Alex Peterson, 920-492-9390. March 10: Sheboygan Ducks Unlimited 50th anniversary banquet, Pine Hills Country Club, 4914 Superior Ave., Sheboygan, 5:30 p.m., Mark Taubenheim, 920 207-3361. MARCH 12: WYU De Forest Area Chapter banquet, Waunakee. Call Brian 608-345-8409.  March 12 : Delta Waterfowl Foundation…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – February 25, 2022

Banquets/Fundraisers  Feb. 25: WWA Valley Chapter 37th annual banquet, tickets $60, 5:30 p.m., Grand Meridian, 2621 North Oneida Street, Appleton, free tap beer and soda 7-10 p.m., Kevin O’Brien, 920 851-4611, www.wisducks.org. Feb. 26: WTU Black Creek/Seymour Chapter banquet, 5 p.m., Romy’s Nitingale, Black Creek. Call Randy Swille, 920-373-8081. Feb. 26: WTU Watertown Area Chapter banquet, 5 p.m., Turner Hall,…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – February 11, 2022

Banquets/Fundraisers  Feb. 5: WTU Wisconsin West Central Deer Camp, 4:30 p.m., The Lodge, Mauston. Call national headquarters, 800-274-5471. FEB. 5: Wisconsin Council Trout Unlimited banquet, Best Western Premier Convention Center, Oshkosh. Contact Scott Allen at 608-495-1482.  FEB. 5: Hillside Assembly of God wild game banquet/seminar. Doors open at 4 p.m., dinner at 5:30 p.m., seminar at 6:30 p.m. Call 920-855-2962…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – January 28, 2022

Banquets/Fundraisers  Jan. 29: WTU Lake Koshkonong/Rock Valley banquet, 5:30 p.m., Janesville Elks Lodge. Call Dave Powell, 608-756-3453. Feb. 5: WTU Wisconsin West Central Deer Camp, 4:30 p.m., The Lodge, Mauston. Call national headquarters, 800-274-5471. FEB. 5: Wisconsin Council Trout Unlimited banquet, Best Western Premier Convention Center, Oshkosh. Contact Scott Allen at 608-495-1482.  FEB. 5: Hillside Assembly of God wild game…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – December 24, 2021

Season Dates Dec. 1: State Parks Stickers go on sale Dec. 1: Lake trout season opens on Lake Superior Dec. 8: Ruffed grouse season (Zone B), bobwhite quail seasons close Dec. 8: Muzzleloader deer season closes Dec. 9: 4 day statewide antlerless gun & archery deer season opens Dec. 9: Late elk season opens Dec. 10: APPLICATION DEADLINE Bear and…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – December 10, 2021

Season Dates Dec. 1: State Parks Stickers go on sale Dec. 1: Lake trout season opens on Lake Superior Dec. 8: Ruffed grouse season (Zone B), bobwhite quail seasons close Dec. 8: Muzzleloader deer season closes Dec. 9: 4 day statewide antlerless gun & archery deer season opens Dec. 9: Late elk season opens Dec. 10: APPLICATION DEADLINE Bear and…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – November 26, 2021

Season Dates Nov. 1: Check DNR website for Zone D beaver trapping opener (day after duck season closes) Nov. 6: Beaver (trapping only) Zones A, B & C seasons open  Nov. 6: Otter (trapping only) North and South Zone seasons open Nov. 8: Sharp-tailed grouse season closes (if season offered) Nov. 8: Mink & muskrat season opens in Mississippi River…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – November 12, 2021

Season Dates Nov. 1: Check DNR website for Zone D beaver trapping opener (day after duck season closes) Nov. 6: Beaver (trapping only) Zones A, B & C seasons open  Nov. 6: Otter (trapping only) North and South Zone seasons open Nov. 8: Sharp-tailed grouse season closes (if season offered) Nov. 8: Mink & muskrat season opens in Mississippi River…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – October 29, 2021

Season Dates Oct. 30: Raccoon season (non-residents, hunting & trapping) Oct. 31: DEADLINE For Purchasing Lake Winnebago System Lake Sturgeon Spearing Permits (always) Banquets/Fundraisers  Nov. 1: DU South Suburban Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., River City Lanes, Waterford. For more info call Scott Gunderson, 414-581-3157. Nov. 3: WTU Columbus Chapter Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Savanna Oaks Community Center, Fall River. For more…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – October 15, 2021

Season Dates Oct. 1: Lake sturgeon hook & line C&R season opens on St. Croix River downstream from the St. Croix Falls dam Oct. 3: Deer hunt for those with disabilities opens Oct. 5: Black bear (zones A, B, & D, with dogs & all legal methods) season closes Oct. 6: Black bear (without dogs) season opens (zones A, B,…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – October 1, 2021

Season Dates Oct. 1: Lake sturgeon hook & line C&R season opens on St. Croix River downstream from the St. Croix Falls dam Oct. 3: Deer hunt for those with disabilities opens Oct. 5: Black bear (zones A, B, & D, with dogs & all legal methods) season closes Oct. 6: Black bear (without dogs) season opens (zones A, B,…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – September 17, 2021

Season Dates Sept. 1: Early Canada goose season opens  Sept. 1: Mourning dove and early teal seasons open Sept. 1: 2022 duck/goose seasons will be set in April Sept. 4: Lake sturgeon hook & line season opens on selected inland waters Sept. 8: Black bear (bait/without dogs) season opens (zones C, E & F) Sept. 8: Black bear (with dogs…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – September 3, 2021

Season Dates Sept. 1: Early Canada goose season opens  Sept. 1: Mourning dove and early teal seasons open Sept. 1: 2022 duck/goose seasons will be set in April Sept. 4: Lake sturgeon hook & line season opens on selected inland waters Sept. 8: Black bear (bait/without dogs) season opens (zones C, E & F) Sept. 8: Black bear (with dogs…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – August 20, 2021

Season Dates Aug. 1: APPLICATION DEADLINE Aug. 1: Upriver Lakes Lake Sturgeon Spearing Tag, Bobcat, Fisher, Otter, Fall Turkey & Wolf (if off ESL) Aug. 2: Unit specific deer antlerless tags will go on sale mid-August, & leftover fall turkey tags will go on sale in late August. Check the DNR website for updates. Aug. 2: Wolves hunting, check dnr.wi.gov…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – August 6, 2021

Season Dates Aug. 1: APPLICATION DEADLINE Aug. 1: Upriver Lakes Lake Sturgeon Spearing Tag, Bobcat, Fisher, Otter, Fall Turkey & Wolf (if off ESL) Aug. 2: Unit specific deer antlerless tags will go on sale mid-August, & leftover fall turkey tags will go on sale in late August. Check the DNR website for updates. Aug. 2: Wolves hunting, check dnr.wi.gov…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – July 23, 2021

Season Dates July 1: (Bear hound training season always opens July 1 and closes Aug. 31) July 1: Bear dog training begins (see DNR regs for rules)  July 15: Turtle season opens statewide July 31, 2016 It is April 15-July 31 every year. Aug. 1: APPLICATION DEADLINE Aug. 1: Upriver Lakes Lake Sturgeon Spearing Tag, Bobcat, Fisher, Otter, Fall Turkey…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – July 9, 2021

Season Dates July 1: (Bear hound training season always opens July 1 and closes Aug. 31) July 1: Bear dog training begins (see DNR regs for rules)  July 15: Turtle season opens statewide July 31, 2016 It is April 15-July 31 every year. Aug. 1: APPLICATION DEADLINE Aug. 1: Upriver Lakes Lake Sturgeon Spearing Tag, Bobcat, Fisher, Otter, Fall Turkey…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – June 25, 2021

Season Dates July 1: (Bear hound training season always opens July 1 and closes Aug. 31) July 1: Bear dog training begins (see DNR regs for rules)  July 15: Turtle season opens statewide July 31, 2016 It is April 15-July 31 every year. “Leash law” for dogs ends on state land and federal WPAs. See DNR regs for exceptions Banquets/Fundraisers …

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar – June 11, 2021

Season Dates June 1: Turkey season closes, Period F June 1: Catfish/bullhead hand-fishing season opens June 5: FREE FISHING WEEKEND (6/5-6/6)  June 6: STATE PARKS/TRAILS OPEN HOUSE DAY  June 16: Lake Michigan yellow perch season opens (bag limit of 5) June 16: Lake sturgeon hook & line C&R season opens on portions of Mississippi, St. Croix, and St. Louis rivers…