Waynedale Outdoors Guide

Enjoy outdoors activities like gardening, camping, hiking and more? This section is for you! These articles contain the latest local outdoors news and entertainment from around the Waynedale (Fort Wayne), Indiana area.

BAKED, STUFFED CARP

(They are good to eat, no kiddin’ (if caught in fresh water)

 

1 (6 lb.) carp (head, guts, tail, fins, skin, scales, and mud vein removed)

 

STUFFING

1 qt. bread crumbs or cubes

2 tsp. ground sage

3/4 tsp. pepper

6 tbsp. hot melted butter

3 tbsp. minced onion

1/4 tsp. salt

1/4 cup finely chopped celery

 

Mix all ingredients well until bread is moist. Stuff the fish with the mixture. Place stuffed fish on aluminum foil that has been sprayed with a...

Read more ...

MOST STATE PARKS AND RESERVOIRS FACILITIES OPEN AFTER STORMS

Most of Indiana’s state parks and reservoirs are open and ready to enjoy despite recent storms, according to Dan Bortner, director of the Department of Natural Resources Division of Indiana State Parks and Reservoirs.

The beaches at Mississinewa Lake and Roush Lake have reopened after closures over Memorial Day weekend due to high water.

“A few of our properties will have facilities closed due to high water or storm damage. I am so...

Read more ...

THE ANTHONY WAYNE AREA COUNCIL, BSA IS PROUD TO PRESENT – “A SHINING LIGHT ACROSS AMERICA”

 

(The general public is invited to participate with the Boy Scouts in this event)

 

An amazing stage show broadcast live from the 2010 National Scout Jamboree from Fort A. P. Hill in Virginia. This event, which is open to everyone (Scouts and public alike) will be the gala event of the 100th anniversary celebration. It will mark the first time in our history that the entire Scouting family has come...

Read more ...

Kwick Foods To Fix At The Kabin Or Kookin’

When You Don’t Wanna Waste A Lot Of Time

Boy Scouts don’t have a lot of patience. I know some grown men who don’t have a lot of patience either, like taking the time to cook right or taking the time to eat right for that matter. I know that sometimes I don’t have a lot of time to cook a meal properly or give a meal all the attention that it deserves.

I’ve developed some meals that I can ‘fix’ (good ol’ southern word meaning ‘to prepare’ in this...

Read more ...

Doug Hackbarth

If you are like most people you still have one “hole to fill” or you have found a couple of empty containers in the garage or basement or storage unit that you want to plant with something that will grow fast. Good news, there are fast growing annuals such as the wave petunia or impatiens that will grow so fast that they will amaze you and both can be planted in the ground or in containers such as hanging baskets, window boxes or just regular pots.

When planting late in the season it is a good...

Read more ...

NATURE’S PINK LEMONADE -

HOW TO MAKE IT

(Caution – try just a little at a time. Make sure you aren’t allergic to this plant.)

It was in the month of July and Troop 44 was at summer camp at Camp Chief Little Turtle on the Anthony Wayne Area Council Boy Scout Reservation just outside of Angola, Indiana. It was hot and the boys were thirsty. Most of them had already spent their camp allowance on pop, candy, camp T-shirts, and fishing paraphernalia. The boys were thirsty but not for water; they...

Read more ...

Free E-mail Subscription

Receive the Waynedale News every two weeks via e-mail!
* indicates required