A Guide on How to Continue Outdoor Adventure into Fall
I have noticed a strange trend in our area over the last few years, it seems that Labor Day for most people marks the death of outdoor activity in Northeast Michigan. No matter what the weather is like after the Labor Day long weekend the number of people I see outside dwindles. Posts on Facebook are already talking about winter as if it has already started with a number of comments of “wanting to try something next year”.
At least half of September gives us summer like conditions and temperatures, October is a beautiful month full of sunny days, amazing colors and crisp yet comfortable temperatures; and even November can surprises us often with warm and sunny days before the snow begins to fall.
For most in our area “outdoor adventure season” runs from May – August, here are a few tips and gear suggestions that can help you expand that time:
Tips on Specific Activities
We are always here to answer any outdoor adventure questions you might have. Your PL team has a passion for getting you outside in Alpena’s beautiful natural landscape. We want to help you take advantage of our trails, lakes, and open roads. Let us know how we can help you!