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Current Get Outdoors Calendar
October
Oct302016
Mar312018
Michigan Iron Industry Museum - Inventing the Outdoors

A special exhibit about inventor, businessman and Gladstone native Webster Marble. Negaunee.

September
Sep302017
Jul292018
Michigan History Museum - The River that Changed the World

A special exhibit about the Au Sable River. Lansing.

February
Feb102018
Feb242018
Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park - Lantern-Lit Snowshoeing and Cross-Country Skiing

Enjoy an evening of lantern-lit snowshoeing or cross-country skiing in the Porkies!

Feb232018
Outdoor Adventure Center - Becoming an Urban Outdoors Woman: Archery 101

The evening will include an introductory archery class and a hot cocoa bar, soft drinks and snacks.

Feb232018
Waterloo Recreation Area - Lantern-lit Ski and Snowshoe

Embrace a Michigan winter with a free lantern-lit trail adventure.

Feb242018
Hartwick Pines Logging Museum - Guided Snowshoe Hike
See Michigan's old-growth white pine forest under a blanket of deep snow! Pre-registration required. Hikes at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Grayling.
Feb242018
Feb252018
Mitchell State Park - Hard Water School (Ice Fishing Class)

FULL

This class will cover everything from how to set up equipment and how and where to fish to when to be out on the ice, ice safety, and rules and regulations. 

Feb242018
Waterloo Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday

We will be searching for oriental bittersweet and invasive shrubs in the higher quality areas of McClure woods.

Feb242018
Rifle River Recreation Area - Winterfest

Experience family-friendly activities, including hayrides, sledding, ice fishing, snowshoeing and so much more!

Feb242018
Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park - Snowburst Winter Carnival

Come to the Porkies Winter Sports Complex at Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park for the annual Snowburst Winter Carnival, a day filled with winter fun for the whole family!

Feb242018
Tahquamenon Falls State Park - Guided Snowshoe Hike

Enjoy a guided snowshoe hike through the forests of the Upper Falls.

Feb242018
Outdoor Adventure Center - Castles and Currents: Sea Kayaking the West Coast of Scotland

Photos, insights and stories from a paddling trip to Scotland.

Feb242018
Tahquamenon Falls State Park - Lantern-lit Snowshoe Trail

Enjoy a lantern-lit evening in the snow.

Feb242018
Hoeft State Park - Lantern-Lit Ski

Enjoy a beautiful evening of cross-country skiing by lantern light through wooded trails and along Lake Huron. 

Feb252018
Highland Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Join us in removing invasive shrubs and vines from a high-quality natural area! We’ll be removing a smorgasbord of invasive species and we need your help.

Feb252018
Outdoor Adventure Center - Archery Try-It

This is your opportunity to learn more about archery. Four different sessions available.

Feb252018
Outdoor Adventure Center - Meet our Black Rat Snake

Join us on this monumental day at the Outdoor Adventure Center as we reveal the first live reptile to join our team, the black rat snake! 

Feb282018
Mitchell State Park - Rod Building

This class will teach you the basics of how to make your own fishing rod. 

Feb282018
Outdoor Adventure Center - WOW - Wild Over Wednesday: Outdoor Recreation

Complimentary admission from 6 to 8 p.m. This month, we're talking about outdoor recreation.