The Grand Opening for new section of National Scenic Trail will happen September 24th in Northern Wisconsin. A new 5
By Jim Joque I have been asked, “How did you learn to backpack?” My response went something like this: I
Backpacking with Jim Joque Do not confuse “the wild life” (life of someone who is wild, impulsive and parties
Interstate Falls a hidden gem By Mike Ivey Interstate Falls along the Montreal River between northern Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper
by Joel Patenaude If you’re a regular visitor to Silent Sports’ website, thank you. You probably noticed the design makeover we implemented
What better way to get kids outside and with nature then to offer them a challenge, like camping, hiking and backpacking.
Adults and kids can first gain their confidence on the indoor climbing wall at Christie Mountain in Bruce, Wisconsin, under careful guidance and instruction from knowledgeable staff. All the basics of rock climbing and necessary equipment is provided. When ready for the next step, climbers can head outside to the 30-foot crag.
The Rotary Club proposal asked to expand Making Spirits Bright through mid-January, which could have impacted a third of the ski season.
EDITOR’S LETTER with Joel Patenaude
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is now allowing ATV and snowmobile clubs to seek grant money from the state Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Fund. In fact, as soon as mid December, conservation program money could start flowing to the most potentially damaging of recreational activities.
Many triathletes spend hundreds of hours training in indoor YMCA pools. But when it comes to racing season, the majority of the swim legs at event take place in inland lakes. Swimming in large bodies of water, like Lake Michigan, can be far different experience.