When I opened the door to this column a couple of weeks ago, I was hoping a number of you would walk through and enlighten me with insight and tales of your deep camp – Wisconsin or Minnesota version, it didn’t matter.
The Coulee Conference has announced its fall all-conference teams for the 2021-22 school year.
The real heart-pumping action begins in one day, but let’s be honest about the increased frequency of your day dreams. Come clean, fess up, and admit it.
For those living outside the blaze-orange circle, it may appear to be about the scouting, the pursuit, and the potential harvest of a white-tailed deer. And maybe, if you’re fortunate, bringing home a trophy-sized reward.
VTAC (Vernon Trails Area Composite) provides a team mountain bike experience for area youth from sixth through 12th grade. Participation includes both adventure riding and racing. Riding mountain bikes is often a family experience that results in a community experience for those that partici…
I’ve written about a lot of things over the years, but a fish roundup? C’mon, somebody’s drinking more than water here, right?
The Ridge & Valley all-conference teams for 2021 fall athletics have been chosen.
As the seasons change, the spectacular views and overall panorama of one place tucked away in the Mississippi River bluffs remains a must-see if you’re up for taking a hike.
VTAC (Vernon Trails Area Composite) completed their fourth race at Nordic Mountain, Oct. 17. The team took seventh place at Nordic, putting them in eighth place for the season. VTAC competes statewide with a field of 50 teams. Twenty racers competed with nine middle school riders completing …
When Mark Graff carefully scales the steps to his treestand, then is safely and securely attached with a vest and rope, he sits down and says the Lord’s Prayer.
The Aquinas High School football team has received a No. 1 seed in Division 5 for the upcoming WIAA playoffs.
Vernon Trails Area Composite (VTAC) completed in their third mountain bike race of the season on Oct. 3 at the Wausau 9-Mile Trails. Top 20 finishers for the team included Charlotte Brudos fourth, Oliver Krieger-Fitsch seventh, Amelia Olson 11th, Bria McKay 12th, Amara Semanchin 13th, Callei…
As David Briggs methodically climbed down from his tree stand, he mulled several things over in his mind.
INDEPENDENCE, Wis. — Brandon Sura was stuck. Not with a 4-wheel drive truck, a quad or anything with wheels, for that matter.
The VTAC (Vernon Trails Area Composite) Mountain Bike Team has completed the first two races. VTAC competes against mountain bike teams across the state of Wisconsin as a D2 team.
Over the past year, I have introduced you to ordinary people doing extraordinary things, people lending a hand to others so that they can continue experiencing the outdoors, as well as people who have had amazing hunts.