CHANNING - The Sagola Township Sportsmen's Club's 40th annual Tip-Up Town of the U.P. will be held Saturday, Feb. 1 in the Sawyer Lake area.
Sawyer Lake is located on M-95 four miles north of Channing and 30 miles north of Iron Mountain.
A day full of ice fishing, snowmobile drag races, entertainment, and food is planned.
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Justin Anthony of Republic tries his luck at the 39th Annual Sagola Township Sportsmen’s Club Tip-Up Town of the U.P. in 2013 on Sawyer Lake in Sagola Township. This year’s event is set for Feb. 1.
Registration for the ice fishing contest starts at 7 a.m. on Sawyer Lake. The contest runs until 4:30 p.m.
Cash prizes in adult and kid classes will be given out after the contest at the club house.
Snowmobile drag races sponsored by M.A.S.T.E.R.S. will begin at 8 a.m. on Edey Lake.
Please pre-register online at www.mastersracing.net or on Friday, Jan. 31 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the club house. There will be no registration on the day of the race.
A cash purse payout and trophies will be awarded after the race at the club house.
For more information on the snowmobile drag races only, call (906) 884-9101 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Tip-Up Town attractions include musical entertainment by North of Nowhere and refreshments such as brats, hot dogs, burgers, and french fries.
For more information on Tip-Up Town, check out www.stsportsmen.com.