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February 20, 2015
Dakota Recreation Report
Jamestown Sun Dakota Recreation Report Feb. 20, 2015 Patricia Stockdill Outdoor Notes: Ice is never completely safe. Avoid areas with vegetation, moving water, pressure ridges, and springs. Check with local bait shops for any ice condition information. Feb. 21: MinnDak Rocky...
February 20, 2015 - 9:05am
October 31, 2014
Dakota Recreation Report
Dakota Recreation Report Oct. 31 By Patricia Stockdill Outdoor Notes Nov. 1: Dry Lake Pheasants Forever banquet, Wishek. Nov. 7: Deer gun season opens. Nov. 8: LaMoure County Ducks Unlimited banquet, 5:30 p.m., Jackson Mfg., Edgeley. Fishing Devils Lake elevation, Oct. 29:...
October 31, 2014 - 8:40am
August 29, 2014
Still time to chase Canada geese
The first official hunting season of 2014 has been open since Aug. 9 when the fall crow season began. While I’d venture to guess that very...
August 29, 2014 - 5:58am
May 2, 2014
Bighorn sheep hold strong through winter weather
In terms of sheer hunter interest and popularity, the question of, “How did the deer and pheasants make it through the winter?” is asked more often than, “What’s the latest on the bighorn sheep population?” It’s not because people don’t care about bighorn sheep. On...
May 2, 2014 - 7:34am
Facing the lion
My latest “lions” have been cancer (low grade “B” cell lymphoma), supposedly now in remission, and my second double fusion surgery in less than two years. This is my seventh surgery of one kind or another in the last seven years — this from a guy who never set foot in a...
May 2, 2014 - 7:31am
A game warden’s tales
North Dakota outdoors enthusiasts, particularly hunters and anglers, will enjoy a new book by retired game warden Bruce Burkett. I met him years ago when he was assigned to the Devils Lake, N.D., district, and by my reckoning his presence there marked a change in the way game wardens...
May 2, 2014 - 7:27am
Dakota Recreation Report
Jamestown Sun Dakota Recreation Report May 2, 2014 Patricia Stockdill Outdoor Notes May 3: Pothole Paradise Ducks Unlimited banquet, Kulm Fire Dept., 5:30 p.m. May 3: RAP Auction, N.D. State Fair Center, Minot. Viewing begins at noon. May 11: Spring turkey season closes. Tournaments: May...
May 2, 2014 - 7:22am
December 19, 2013
New Year’s hike set at Fort Abraham Lincoln
For the third straight year Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park is kicking off the new year with a one-mile guided hike starting at 1 p.m. Park Manager Dan Schelske will lead hikers through the park on the one mile trek. Visits will be made to the campground, Sunken Gardens, On-A-Slant...
December 19, 2013 - 7:47am
August 7, 2012
Maah Daah Hey Trail open again
MEDORA, N.D. (AP) -- The U.S. Forest Service has reopened an eight-mile stretch of the Maah Daah Hey Trail in western North Dakota that was closed due to a wildfire. The Plumely Draw Fire in the Badlands was controlled last Thursday, but the stretch of trail remained closed while...
August 7, 2012 - 7:13am
April 11, 2012
Grasslands trail, bridge closing
WATFORD CITY, N.D. (AP) -- The U.S. Forest Service is closing a trail and a bridge on federal grasslands in North Dakota due to damage caused by last year's heavy rains and flooding. The four-mile Summit Trail about 19 miles south of Watford City connected the Summit Campground to...
April 11, 2012 - 7:00am
July 7, 2011
Park rangers: No search for bear that mauled hiker
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) -- Authorities say a hiker killed by a grizzly bear in Yellowstone National Park is a 57-year-old man from California. Yellowstone officials identified the victim Thursday as Brian Matayoshi of Torrence. Matayoshi's wife, Marilyn, survived the...
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July 7, 2011 - 2:40pm
October 15, 2010
Dakota recreation report for October 15, 2010
Jamestown Sun Dakota Recreation Report Oct. 15, 2010 Patricia Stockdill Outdoor Notes: Oct. 23: Mink, muskrat, & weasel trapping season opens. Fishing: Devils Lake elevation, Oct. 13: 1,451.4 feet above mean sea level (msl). Stump Lake elevation, Oct. 13: 1,451.41 msl. Lake...
October 15, 2010 - 7:54am
August 27, 2010
Back-packing worth the work
Of all the fine times to be in the high country, there is none better than the month of August. Much of the snow has melted from the previous winter, or as much as is going to melt, the insects are mostly gone, and the fall snows haven't yet arrived. It is a wonderful season to hike...
August 27, 2010 - 8:11am
June 11, 2010
Summit trail closed in badlands
WATFORD CITY, N.D. (AP) -- The U.S. Forest Service has closed the Summit Trail in the North Dakota Badlands because of unsafe conditions that make it impassible. The forest service's Dakota Prairie Grasslands office said a harsh winter and wet spring caused the four-mile trail to...
June 11, 2010 - 7:31am
July 25, 2008
Mickelson Trail is worth your time
Anyone who has never stepped foot on the Mickelson Trail should do so the next time they trek to the Black Hills. The trail was built on the bed of an old railroad and snakes its way from Edgemont to Deadwood. Along its 109 miles, users of the trail travel over more than 100 railroad...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am