SHARK! Watch Your Toes on Spring Break!

Just in time for late winter vacations and spring breakers making plans for beach parties comes this warning from the Florida Program for Shark...

Coping with February

The month of February has only one redeeming factor. The weather is always nicer and more spring-like at the end of the month than...

Finally, a First Frost

Literally, as these words are being pounded out on the keyboard, the first frost of the season is slowly melting off the dead-but-don’t-know-it-yet flowers...

Dock Dog Championships

Do you like to travel to far away places for the purpose of attending athletic events? Plenty do. Look at the popularity of NASCAR,...
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Driving the Biggest Danger to Outdoors Enthusiasts

It is ironic that outdoors enthusiasts will drive hundreds of miles just to park their vehicle so they can then engage in walking, paddling,...

Indiana’s ATV Helmet Law: Put a lid on the kid!

If your grandkids take the old 4-wheeler out for a ride on the back 40 without wearing a helmet, you’re now breaking the law. Starting...
Indiana Canoe Trips

Are You Trespassing? Know the Rules of Indiana’s Waterways

Due to weather and various things breaking around my house I haven’t been able to get on the water much this summer, so I...

What Floats the Boats?

We all know what “floats our boats.” It’s America’s waters, from tiny farm ponds and skinny water streams to lakes as large as Lake...

2017 Camping Etiquette Guide

It’s prime camping season and hordes of Hoosiers are heading to private campgrounds and state parks to enjoy all the healthy benefits of outdoor...

Are Pontoon’s Perfect?

Some of the most fun times I’ve had afloat have been on pontoon boats. They are the perfect family boating option for many, the...

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Mosquitoes, Chiggers and Ticks: Dealing with Bugs

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We are now firmly in the throes of Indiana's vampire season. Every outdoor adventure between now and the first frost will include a host...