NEW EVENTS PLANNED FOR NORTHWOODS BLIZZARD BLAST Several new events will be happening at the Northwoods Blizzard Blast on February 18th. The winter festival is held at the Conover Community Park from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cross-Country Skiing, Snowshoeing, and Ice Hockey… The Blizzard Blast X-Country Fun Ski will take off from the trail … Continue reading Northwoods Blizzard Blast News
So You Want to Try Ice Fishing…Here’s the Basics Want to be adventurous this winter? How about trying ice fishing? Both Wisconsin and Michigan have added free fishing weekends in the winter season to allow and encourage trying the sport of ice fishing. The free fishing dates for this winter in Wisconsin were January 21 … Continue reading The Basics of Ice Fishing
Breakfast for a Cause…With Santa! All ages are welcome…come join us for a winter breakfast fundraiser and a visit with Santa. This fundraiser is being organized by Colin Crawford’s Guide Service and Phelps Outdoors, with the assistance of the Phelps School Student Council for the benefit of The Warm the Children Fund. The breakfast will … Continue reading Winter Breakfast Fundraiser in Phelps
2016 Summer Bucket List If you are spending your summer in Phelps or just visiting for a day or a week, we know you will be enjoying the many beautiful lakes in the area. We encourage you to Lake like a Local by fishing, boating, swimming, kayaking, tubing, and more to your hearts content on … Continue reading Lake Like a Local and Beyond…
Celebrate our local Trails this May! The Conover-Phelps biking and walking trail will officially open with a Ribbon Cutting ceremony in Conover’s Community Park at noon on Sunday, May 29. The ceremony will include State Representative Rob Swearingen, County Board chairman Ron DeBruyne, supervisors from Conover and Phelps, and representatives from the state Department of … Continue reading A Ride in the Park – Celebrating our Northwoods Trails!
Run to Remember in Rhinelander this August The Nicolet College Foundation will hold its Fourth Annual Run to Remember on Saturday, August 20th, to raise money for scholarships in honor of Kory Dahlvig, a Nicolet graduate and former Vilas County sheriff’s deputy who lost his life in an on-duty traffic accident. The 5K and 10K … Continue reading Nicolet College Foundation Hosts 4th Annual Run to Remember in Rhinelander