Outdoors Notes for April 16, 2017
Old Vermilion Trail Sporting Clays, 6980 Old Vermilion Trail, offers skeet and trap, noon to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through April 23. Call (218) 721-3804 or go to oldvermiliontrail.com.
Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute offers these events. Call (218) 726-4834 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
• Monday: Adaptive archery at Chalstrom's Archery Center
• May 4: Arrowhead Youth Games at UMD
• May 6: Power soccer tournament at UWS
• June 6: Adaptive yoga session at Harbor Highlands
• June 10: Fishing tournament for adults at Fish Lake
• June 12: Adaptive cycling session on Eastern Lakewalk Trail
• June 13: Adaptive sailing session on Park Point Bayside Pier
• June 15: Adaptive kayak session at UMD boat shed
Douglas County Deer Advisory Council spring meeting, 6 p.m. Monday, Government Center, room 270, 1316 N. 14th St., Superior. Go to dnr.wi.gov, keyword CDAC or email DNRCDACWebMail@Wisconsin.gov.
Duluth Audubon Society spring warbler walks with Laura Erickson offered at these locations. Free.
• 7 a.m. Tuesdays through May 30. Meet at the parking lot at the northern trailhead of the Willard Munger Trail behind the Willard Munger Inn on Grand Avenue and 75th Avenue West.
• 7 a.m. Thursdays through May 25. Meet at the parking lot at the Park Point Recreation Center on Park Point.
Arrowhead Fly Fishers, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Clyde Iron Works, 2920 W. Michigan St. Kevin Wood talks about "Fishing the Driftless in Southeast Minnesota." Casting practice at 6 p.m. with program at 7 p.m.
Western Lake Superior Trolling Association offers "Ghost Nets of Lake Superior" by Al House, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Mr. D's Bar and Grill, 5622 Grand Ave. Go to wlsta.org.
Movie night in the shop presents "Raising the Ghost, Dry Fly Steelhead Fishing Like Never Seen Before," 7 p.m. Friday, Great Lakes Fly Shop, 4426 Regent St. Free, includes popcorn BYOB. Call (218) 740-3040.
North Country Trail Association's Brule-St. Croix Chapter spring meeting, 9 a.m. Saturday, Highland Town Hall, 9360 South County Road S., Lake Nebagamon. A potluck lunch follows. Call (715) 292-3484 or email email@example.com.
Lake Superior Steelhead Association spring banquet, 7:15 p.m. Saturday, Clearwater Grille, 5135 North Shore Drive, Duluth. Doors open at 5:15 p.m. Tickets: $30. Reservations required by Monday to attend. Go to steelheaders.org or call Kevin at (218) 525-5960.
Duluth/Superior Chapter Ruffed Grouse Society's 37th annual Conservation and Sportsmen's Banquet, April 27, Elks Club, 1503 Belknap St., Superior. Social hour at 5:30 p.m.; dinner at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $75 for members, $100 for member and spouse; and $35 for junior membership.
Duluth Retriever Club annual "train the trainer" classes, a 10-week session, starts with orientation, 5:30 p.m. May 3, Duluth Retriever Club, 5476 Lester River Road. Cost: $50 for a DRC membership, $50 for the 10 class sessions, and a recommended $20 training DVD. Members are also asked to perform two days of volunteer work for the club.
Sugarloaf Cove, 9096 Highway 61, Schroeder, offers Stories in Stone at Sugarloaf Cove, 10 a.m. May 7. Go to sugarloafnorthshore.org.
Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer training, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 8-12, Boulder Lake Environmental Learning Center, 7328 Boulder Dam Road. Cost: $275, including materials. Register at MinnesotaMasterNaturalist.org, call (888) 241-4532 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Minnesota Steelheader, a Twin Cities-based group, will hold its second annual "Women On The Fly" streamside clinic May 20 on a North Shore river. The event is for women who want to learn more about fishing for steelhead in North Shore streams. For more information or to register, contact Lisa at email@example.com.
Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer training, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 31-June 4, North House Folk School, Grand Marais. Instructor: Margie Menzies. Cost: $375. Go to MinnesotaMasterNaturlist.org or call (888) 241-4532, ext. 2120.
Hartley Nature Center offers summer day camps, for ages 3-12, June 12-Aug. 18. They also offer counselor in training programs for ages 13 and older. Go to hartleynature.org for details.