Tag Archives: Winter Activities

Northwoods Blizzard Blast News

03 Feb

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 […]

A Flurry of Winter Fun

30 Jan

A FLURRY OF WINTER FUN PLANNED FOR THE NORTHWOODS BLIZZARD BLAST The Northwoods Blizzard Blast Event Committee has announced the event schedule for the upcoming winter fun festival to be held February 18th at the Conover Community Park. All proceeds from the event benefit Northwoods area Fire and EMS Departments.  Billed as Winter Fun for […]

Northwoods Blizzard Blast Snowman Contest

24 Jan

It’s time for the 2017 Snowman Building Contest!!  Competitors may build a snowman, snow girl, snow family and/or a snow pet to showcase their creative talents. The contest is open to residents, businesses, schools and organizations within 30 miles of Conover, Land O’Lakes & Phelps. Participants are encouraged to add their own creative touches that […]

The Basics of Ice Fishing

21 Jan
Ice Fishing Basics

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 […]

Staying Safe While Enjoying Ice Fishing

20 Jan

  Is it Safe To Fish? Given the warmer temperatures we have been experiencing in the Northwoods, now is a good time to discuss safety for a fun ice fishing experience. Before you venture out onto the ice, there are steps you need to take to make sure that you have a safe and enjoyable […]