March 8, 2018
Trail Conditions Report
Atlanta, Hillman &
Atlanta Gas Price
$2.50 for 87 octane
Trail conditions have improved
from recent snowfall this week. There is a nominala 6"
of snow off trail.
24 hour weather at
Colder temps should hold on to the snows up and
through this coming weekend. Daytime highs
Friday thru Sunday are to be around the low to
Low temps drop to the teens at night.
This should hold on to the snowfall with a slow
No significant accumulations are expected
for the next handful of days
Take advantage of the moment
Ice Fishing still
has some good ice but the shorelines are deceivingly
thin from the passed thawing temps early this week.
Frigid nighttime temps is slowly thickening the
shorelines but be careful and check the ice before
venturing out to fish.
Have Caution when venturing out and do not attempt to bring snow
mobiles or vehicles out on the ice!!!
NWS Weather Story
For constant Updated Animated
Radar Images to see
where snow clouds are headed click HERE (Animated
image from accuweather.com)
If you haven't noticed, it's winter and the
roads may be slick as butter.
State Road Conditions from updated web cams
an interactive state map
with road closures, accidents, construction and
more things that might affect your travels
2 bear have been hit and killed
near Lewiston and a number of elk have been hit
on M-33North since the new increased speed
The increased Speed limit does NOT make
Keep the speed down and save a bear, an elk, or
maybe your self.
Relax and leave the rat-race at the bridge.
Patience is a virtue and it lowers the blood
Natural tick repellent spray is available at the Atlanta Hardware in downtown
Enjoy the woods INFORMED
Know What You're Looking At TickEncounter.org
Want to have your tick tested?
Tick Identification and
Offered at no charge by MDARD (Michigan
Dept of Agriculture and Rural Development)
Stay clear of Permethrin
for tick prevention
Do your own research to know why
for components of VELVET ANTLER. It's in there!
If you are in town, stop over at the
All the above
products are produced from the elk raised at the Rose Lake Elk Ranch here in
Velvet Antler Extract $25,
Velvet Antler Skin Lotion $19
Velvet Antler Sports Cream $19
Velvet Antler Pet Revitalizer (with Elk
ORDER EVA ONLINE with PayPal
also in Hillman is the
Thunder Bay Resort
They keep a selection of Antler Velvet supplements
Consider all the
minerals and nutrients the elk uses to get those
antlers so flippin' huge and strong in a manner of
mere months. These minerals and nutrients help the
body cope with arthritis, sore joints and muscles,
growth factors for bone and muscle health.
From those living with aches and pains to body
builders and sports junkies, it's in there!
Side effects of Elk Antler Velvet usually appear
in Autumn which may include growing antlers, an
urge to bugle, scrape the ground and head butt any
thing or any body that comes near your
harem. A slight inconvenience but they do
fall off in the spring.
to an Elk Bugle -
If you hear this in the woods , it'll be sure
to send chills down the spine.
check out the past
Elk Pole Contest!
of the winter elk hunt
Heaviest Elk last year was a 6x7 665lb Bull
The only public
Elk Pole Contest
Get next to nature,
get next to your "self"
For pics of
critters you might see in these parts, check out our
in the North East
1st place David Brown driver
and Michael Brown co driver
2001 Subaru Impreza 2.5 RS
NWS Weather Story
For current weather and projected forecasts for the
Hillman and Lewiston area, check out
Local Weather & forecast
from NOAA in Gaylord
For the outdoor enthusiast.
Northern Michigan Trailway Routes for
Snowmobile, Biking & Hiking
Into the Night Sky
Michigan has one of world's
few 'dark sky parks' for stargazers | -Michigan
The Headlands, an
International Dark Sky Park -
-Pure Michigan Travel-
Atlanta Auto Repair
12383 State Street
Atlanta, MI 49709
visit their web site!
Snow Mobile Clubs *
A-Win Sands Motel
hunting and Elk tours)
Food & Drink
Thunder Bay Deli
Downtown Atlanta on the
trail easement north of M-32 before the
Haymeadow Creek bridge crossing
/ Downtown Atlanta
on the East side of
12656 State St,
Atlanta, MI 49709
El Bo Inn -
between Atlanta and
Talley's Log Cabin
State St./ Downtown Hillman
made Bread, Deserts,
sandwich wraps and more.
from post office in town)
ahead for large or special orders!
Elk Crossing CafeŽ
12429 State Street (M-32)
open at 6am
lunch & dinner
from donuts to Elk
from the Sno*Drift
& Coffee House
Chamber of Commerce
(Located at the SW
the Laundry Basket
Laura's Hair Salon
Located across from Eager Beaver Mini
just north of downtown Atlanta