Sporting Classics

Presented by High Adventure Company: Gallo, gallo! Cast quickly!” yelled Santos.

Presented by High Adventure Company: The late Harry Middleton (1949-1993) was a good friend, but I must also acknowledge he was and remains as enigmatic and elusive as a wild brown trout in the Great Smokies.

Presented by High Adventure Company: The Au Sable springs from Otsego and Roscommon and then consolidates itself near Grayling before venturing forth on its long ramble home to Lake Huron. Along its tangled edges the dark forest rises deep and verdant in random stands of popple and maple and birch. Rich, young pin oaks fill the myriad patches of overgrown clearcut, along with all the other new growth that together provide habitat for the grouse that brought Betsy and me here for so many years on our annual October odyssey.

Presented by High Adventure Company: Peter Grant turned off the road where the graveled surface ended. This spot had once been occupied by a house trailer, but the owners had long since towed it away, much to the betterment of the countryside. Now the only view was of woods in every direction.