Preserving the Yellow Dog Watershed
in its most natural state for the use of the public,
now, and for the benefit of future generations.

Events,Fundraising,news

Dead River Derby Bout to Benefit Yellow Dog

5 May , 2014  

Dead River Derby Bout to Benefit Yellow Dog

On Saturday May 24, the Dead River Derby girls will be matched against the Escanaba Rollin’ Hellcats and proceeds from the event will benefit the Yellow Dog Watershed Preseve programs to preserve land, monitor water, and maintain a beautiful area for future generations to enjoy. We are looking forward to an exciting night! The Dead River Derby girls had an undefeated first home season in 2013, and 2014 has started off with a win against Kingsford Krush. Look for posters all over town advertising Rollin on the River their benefit bout. More…

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Events,Fundraising

A Backcountry Ski Adventure near the Yellow Dog River

3 Feb , 2014  

Yellow Dog Backcountry ski adventure 2013

In Big Bay, MI, Yellow Dog Watershed Preserve is getting ready to hold our annual backcountry ski adventure fundraiser in the area near the beautiful Yellow Dog River. Please join us on a guided ski tour on Saturday February 22, 2014 near Big Bay. Donations accepted and encouraged. More…

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Events,Fundraising,news

Evening of Entertainment & the Annual Meeting

19 Oct , 2013  

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Save the Date! Yellow Dog Watershed Preserve will be holding our annual meeting at the Ore Dock Brewing Company in Marquette on November 13, 2013. The annual general meeting will take place at 7 – 7:30 pm with events to follow into the evening. With a raffle including seriously awesome donated Patagonia goods, a silent auction, beautiful local art, great local musicians, and a photo contest, it is going to be a fun-packed evening! More…

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Events,Fundraising,programs

Wilderness Yoga Retreat

8 Jul , 2013  

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Join us this summer to relax and rejuvenate both body and spirit in the peace of the forest and waters of the Yellow Dog River and its tributaries. The Yellow Dog Watershed Preserve will sponsor its first week-end wilderness yoga retreat August 24th- 25th 2013. More…

Citizen Action,Fundraising,news

Wayne Snyder Donates proceeds from Coaster Brook Trout Prints

16 Oct , 2012  

Wayne Snyder is an American author, photographer, illustrator, painter, poet, and conservationist, and has written a number of books about the world of fly fishing. He has written three books entitled: The Golden Age (Rochester Media, 2010), Why I Fish (self-published) and Rivers Of No Return (Rochester Media, 2012). Last year he created a painting entiteled “Isle Royale Coasters Qwest” of a Michigan Coaster Brook Trout, and will be offering prints of this painting for $75.  We are excited to say that for each print sale he will donate $20 to support the Yellow Dog Watershed Preserve and it’s stream monitoring activity on the Salmon-Trout River. More…

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