Episode Archives: 2022

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January 2022

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Episode #1601-001 | week of January 6, 2022

Roscommon County, Michigan

“Winter Getaway in Michigan's Other Great Lakes”

Roscommon County, Michigan has claim to the largest inland lake in Michigan along with the deepest. With all this water you know there is a going to be a ton of snow with lots of winter fun. Come and discover winter with us!

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Episode #1901-001 | week of January 13, 2022

Michigan / Ontario

“The Best of Winter”

We have seen some incredible winter scenery and experienced some exciting winter fun and thought let’s share some of our favorites with our viewers. It’s all here today on the Best of Winter.

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Episode #1902-001 | week of January 20, 2022

Michigan's Upper Peninsula'

“Hiawatha National Forest Part 1”

We spend a lot of time in the Hiawatha National Forest hiking and exploring and that’s what we are going to do on this 2-part special. It all starts on the Bruno’s Run Hiking Trail.

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Episode #1903-001 | week of January 27, 2022

Michigan's Upper Peninsula'

“Hiawatha National Forest Part 2”

In part 2 we continue to learn more about this incredible wilderness as we continue our hiking and exploration. Including stops at the McKeever and Toms Cabins.

February 2022

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Episode #1813-001 | week of February 3, 2022

Upper Peninsula, Michigan

“Wilderness Waterfalls Part 3”

Our adventure continues in search of Michigan Waterfalls. So many waterfalls and so little time to see them all. This show is part 3 in our Wilderness Waterfall Adventure.

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Episode #1802-001 | week of February 10, 2022

Upper Peninsula, Michigan

“Wilderness Waterfalls Part 1”

The U.P. is home to all but one of Michigan’s waterfalls. There are more than 200 falls scattered across the U.P., ranging in size from under 5 feet to 48+ feet vertical drops. Almost all require hiking to reach, and all are worth the hike. Some of the hikes are a lot harder than others but as you will see today the hikes are half the fun.

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Episode #1803-001 | week of February 17, 2022

Upper Peninsula, Michigan

“Wilderness Waterfalls Part 2”

Part two of our wilderness waterfall hunt will take us to even more of the waterfalls in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and they are all located in beautiful natural areas. We are going to take you across the U.P. to discover as many as possible in the time we have.

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Episode #1812-001 | week of February 24, 2022

Ogemaw County, Michigan

“Rifle River Recreation Area - Our Discovery Continues”

This slice of heaven has so much to offer we had to make another trip through to discover more nature, more lakes and more outdoor fun.

March 2022

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Episode #1807-001 | week of March 3, 2022

Roscommon County, Michigan

“Up North Discovery”

From canoeing the mighty AuSable, kayaking Lake St. Helen, enjoying some local eats and riding ATVs with a little shopping thrown in, this show has something for everyone.

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Episode #1611-002 | week of March 10, 2022

Bruce / Grey Counties, Ontario

“Ontario Epic Ride”

We tour Canada in a whole new way. We jump on motorcycles and relive our youth in a getaway we call “Born to Be Wild." We will see lighthouses, incredible scenic bluffs and the Georgian Bay from the seat of our bikes. Come on and get your motor running.

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Episode #1904-001 | week of March 17, 2022

Port Sanilac, Michigan

“Port In The Thumb”

We discover a hidden gem when we travel up the Lake Huron Coast in Michigan’s Thumb. There is fun on and off the water in this quaint little harbor town.

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Episode #1406-003 | week of March 24, 2022

Baldwin / Ludington, Michigan

“Where Is Baldwin?”

Baldwin Michigan holds many exciting adventures from canoeing the beautiful Pere Marquette River to hiking the incredible Sand Dunes. We will explore the exciting Ludington State Park and climb the circular stairs to the top of the Grand Sable Lighthouse.

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Episode #1703-003 | week of March 31, 2022

Ludington, Michigan

“Time To Go West”

Ludington Michigan is one of those places that is bypassed by many a traveler on their way north. They don’t know what they are missing and we will show you some surprises on today’s show.

April 2022

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Episode #1905-001 | week of April 7, 2022

Bruce County, Ontario

“Hiking on the Niagara Escarpment”

Canada is known for its rugged beauty and pristine wilderness and that is what we will discover as we travel along a portion of the world-renowned Niagara Escarpment. We hike to rock outcroppings that look down 300 feet into the Georgian Bay, we go into the back country through beautiful forests rich with wildlife and so much more. Hike with us as we discover the Niagara Escarpment.

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Episode #1906-001 | week of April 14, 2022

Hiawatha National Forest, Michigan U.P.

“Michigan's Canoe Wilderness”

In the Hiawatha National Forest in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula lies an incredible canoe wilderness where you can camp, canoe, kayak and portage from one of 23 lakes to another. No wheeled vehicles of any kind is allowed and no motors. Just you your kayak and Mother Nature.

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Episode #1308-003 | week of April 21, 2022

Tawas Bay, Michigan

“More Fishing Than Ever”

When you travel the Sunrise Coast of Michigan you will be amazed at how much water there is to fish. We take advantage of that when we stay in Tawas and fish for Steelhead, Walleye, Smallmouth Bass and even learn about how the Saginaw Bay is the world’s best producer of Walleye.

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Episode #1709-003 | week of April 28, 2022

Hiawatha National Forest, Michigan U.P.

“A Trip Down Federal Forest Highway 13”

Highway 13 starts at U.S. 2 and travels north through 3 counties in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. It is considered one of the most scenic drives in the country as it goes right through the Hiawatha.

May 2022

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Episode #1907-001 | week of May 5, 2022

Great Lakes Bay Region, Michigan

“GLBR Best of the Outdoors 1”

In the middle of Michigan is an outdoor paradise. It includes everything from Fat Tire biking to hiking the Pere Marquette trail and kayaking the Chippewa River just to name a few of the many outdoor opportunities. Its an area called the Great Lakes Bay, and we will bring you the best of the outdoors in this 2 part series.

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Episode #1908-001 | week of May 12, 2022

Great Lakes Bay Region, Michigan

“GLBR Best of the Outdoors 2”

This is the second in our 2-part series of the best of the outdoors in mid-Michigan’s Great Lakes Bay Region. This week we will discover world class walleye fishing, nature and so much more. If you love the outdoors, you will love this area.

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Episode #1902-001 | week of May 19, 2022

Michigan's Upper Peninsula'

“Hiawatha National Forest Part 1”

We spend a lot of time in the Hiawatha National Forest hiking and exploring and that’s what we are going to do on this 2-part special. It all starts on the Bruno’s Run Hiking Trail.

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Episode #1903-001 | week of May 26, 2022

Michigan's Upper Peninsula'

“Hiawatha National Forest Part 2”

In part 2 we continue to learn more about this incredible wilderness as we continue our hiking and exploration. Including stops at the McKeever and Toms Cabins.

June 2022

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Episode #1812-001 | week of June 2, 2022

Ogemaw County, Michigan

“Rifle River Recreation Area - Our Discovery Continues”

This slice of heaven has so much to offer we had to make another trip through to discover more nature, more lakes and more outdoor fun.

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Episode #1802-001 | week of June 9, 2022

Upper Peninsula, Michigan

“Wilderness Waterfalls Part 1”

The U.P. is home to all but one of Michigan’s waterfalls. There are more than 200 falls scattered across the U.P., ranging in size from under 5 feet to 48+ feet vertical drops. Almost all require hiking to reach, and all are worth the hike. Some of the hikes are a lot harder than others but as you will see today the hikes are half the fun.

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Episode #1803-001 | week of June 16, 2022

Upper Peninsula, Michigan

“Wilderness Waterfalls Part 2”

Part two of our wilderness waterfall hunt will take us to even more of the waterfalls in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and they are all located in beautiful natural areas. We are going to take you across the U.P. to discover as many as possible in the time we have.

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Episode #1813-001 | week of June 23, 2022

Upper Peninsula, Michigan

“Wilderness Waterfalls Part 3”

Our adventure continues in search of Michigan Waterfalls. So many waterfalls and so little time to see them all. This show is part 3 in our Wilderness Waterfall Adventure.

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Episode #1905-001 | week of June 30, 2022

Bruce County, Ontario

“Hiking on the Niagara Escarpment”

Canada is known for its rugged beauty and pristine wilderness and that is what we will discover as we travel along a portion of the world-renowned Niagara Escarpment. We hike to rock outcroppings that look down 300 feet into the Georgian Bay, we go into the back country through beautiful forests rich with wildlife and so much more.

July 2022

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Episode #1510-002 | week of July 7, 2022

Schoolcraft County, Michigan

“Top of the Lake Circle Tour”

Join Host Tom O’Boyle as he takes us on a tour at the most northern edge of Lake Michigan in the place we fondly call the Upper Peninsula. Our tour will take us to Fayette historic site all the way to the Seul Choix Point Lighthouse at the other end. In between we will be stopping at the Seney Wildlife Sanctuary, the Thompson Fish Hatchery and many more.

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Episode #1712-001 | week of July 14, 2022

Michigan's Sunrise Coast

“Best of The Sunrise Coast”

The Sunrise Coast of Lake Huron has so many things to do for the outdoor enthusiast that we had to make a full tour out of it. We start at the southern point of the bay on bikes and end the trip with some music and festivities.

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Episode #1505-002 | week of July 21, 2022

Michigan

“Our Favorite Fishing Trips pt 1”

We have had so many great fishing adventures in and around Michigan that it was time that we took the best and put them in a series of 2 shows. You will enjoy everything from fly fishing on the Rifle River to salmon fishing on Lake Huron. This is part 1 of 2.

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Episode #1506-002 | week of July 28, 2022

Michigan

“Our Favorite Fishing Trips pt 2”

We have had so many great fishing adventures in and around Michigan that it was time that we took the best and put them in a series of 2 shows. You will enjoy everything from fly fishing on the Rifle River to salmon fishing on Lake Huron. This is part 2 of 2.

August 2022

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Episode #1909-001 | week of August 4, 2022

Michigan's Sunrise Coast

“The Natural World”

Mother Nature takes us on a trip to watch her beauty come alive. An eagle feeding her young, the bird migration through this area and then an enjoyable trip through a wildlife filled wetland.

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Episode #1610-002 | week of August 11, 2022

Michigan's Upper Peninsula / Grey County, Ontario

“Tom's Great Adventure”

Tom goes rock climbing for the first time, kayaking in the northern Michigan wilderness and hikes into caves, to a waterfall, in the treetops and to a magnificent overlook. Plus a trip to the top of the Mackinac Bridge.

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Episode #1907-002 | week of August 18, 2022

Great Lakes Bay Region, Michigan

“GLBR Best of the Outdoors 1”

In the middle of Michigan is an outdoor paradise. It includes everything from Fat Tire biking to hiking the Pere Marquette trail and kayaking the Chippewa River just to name a few of the many outdoor opportunities. Its an area called the Great Lakes Bay, and we will bring you the best of the outdoors in this 2 part series.

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Episode #1908-002 | week of August 25, 2022

Great Lakes Bay Region, Michigan

“GLBR Best of the Outdoors 2”

This is the second in our 2-part series of the best of the outdoors in mid-Michigan’s Great Lakes Bay Region. This week we will discover world class walleye fishing, nature and so much more. If you love the outdoors, you will love this area.

September 2022

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Episode #1910-001 | week of September 1, 2022

Houghton Lake, Michigan

“Nostalgia Tour”

Houghton Lake is known for bringing families back year after year, generation after generation. So, we will meet 5 families that have been coming here for over 50 years and hear some of their wonderful memories and how they are making new ones.

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Episode #1906-002 | week of September 8, 2022

Hiawatha National Forest, Michigan U.P.

“Michigan's Canoe Wilderness”

In the Hiawatha National Forest in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula lies an incredible canoe wilderness where you can camp, canoe, kayak and portage from one of 23 lakes to another. No wheeled vehicles of any kind is allowed and no motors. Just you, your kayak, and Mother Nature.

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Episode #1609-002 | week of September 15, 2022

Grayling, Michigan

“Grayling: An Outdoor Sanctuary”

Our constant pursuit for great hiking, biking, canoeing and all the outdoors takes us to Grayling, Michigan to discover all these and more.

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Episode #1911-001 | week of September 22, 2022

Manistique, Michigan

“Autumn in the Upper Peninsula”

It is autumn in the Upper Peninsula and that means the color is fantastic and the wilderness is waiting to be explored. This is a fall trip to remember.

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