75 Years

75 Years

Michigan Out-of-Doors: A magazine with a mission since 1947 By Chris Lamphere Just ask anyone who’s paid attention to the evolution of Michigan Out-of-Doors magazine over the last 75 years. They likely could rattle off a list of assets that have contributed to...
Part One: How Natural Resources Policies are Created

Part One: How Natural Resources Policies are Created

The Natural Resources Commission has an important role in the conservation policy world This is part one of a three-part series outlining each body’s different roles in conservation policymaking. Rulemaking is an often complex and contentious process. But since...
Intertwined: One’s journey through archery

Intertwined: One’s journey through archery

By Robert Kennedy I began my journey of woodsmanship by practicing feverishly with my recurve and tested my stalking and archery skills through the woods in pursuit of squirrels. Time does not bless us with a path without difficulties, but more often than not, we find...
Moments Over a Bird Dog

Moments Over a Bird Dog

Moments come and go in our hunting lives. The moments over a bird dog, though, stick with us indefinitely. We couldn’t quite find where the doodles wanted to be. The tight aspen stand that had been holding the birds was desolate except for one grouse that we missed,...