On Upper Red Lake, fishing is simply a breeze

On Upper Red Lake, fishing is simply a breeze

Walleyes are biting on Upper Red, when the wind doesn't stop anglers.

Ontario's Wabakimi park delivers wild, remote alternative to BWCA and Quetico

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Ontario's Wabakimi park delivers wild, remote alternative to BWCA and Quetico
Twice the size of the BWCA and with all the wild beauty, Ontario's Wabakimi Park is even more remote and, in some ways, challenging.
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Minneapolis cyclist had audacious dream to ride to New York City — in 1896

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Minneapolis cyclist had audacious dream to ride to New York City — in 1896
Primitive roads didn't make it easier for the liquor store owner on an unlikely trip.
Outdoors
June 24

Dubious fishing records mark Minnesota's history

Many Minnesota marks are tainted, suspicious or have been discredited.
Local
June 24

Feuding lakes in Otter Tail County won't be mingled, judge rules

Decades-long feud between the residents near Hoffman Lake and West McDonald Lake is settled — for now
TV & Media
June 23

Big catch: Fisherman finds camera, returns it to owner

A man who was fishing in the Tennessee River reeled in a waterlogged camera and then used social media to track down its owner in Florida.
Outdoors
June 22

North Shore environmental education center touts expansion

Part of expansion at Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center includes residence for graduate students.
Here you go, Minnesotans, all you need to know to camp well this year
Camping Guide 2017 Here you go, Minnesotans, all you need to know to camp well this year
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Whether you roll up in a Scamp from out of state in a national park or pitch your Big Agnes tent poles, enjoy a collection of favorite practices, tips and ideas.
Outdoors
June 22

The cabin life meant getting used to travel by train, by rowboat

Back in the day, by rowboat was one way to get back and forth to the cabin near Grand Rapids.
Outdoors
June 22

Consider the vast world of birds

Nature Notes: Their number is upward of 200 billion. Their high metabolism makes them a good litmus test when it comes to air and water quality.
Local
June 22

Activities on the water dominate upcoming parks weekend schedule

Kayaking opportunities and more are part of the weekend's events at state and regional parks in Minnesota.
Outdoors
June 22

Horses evoke great pleasure even if the riding is, well, not so great

Event might be a practice, but all riders want to win.
Outdoors
June 22

Why do some birds spend so much time standing on one leg?

Afield with Bill Marchel: Observation leads to an education of sorts about birds and their behavior.
Outdoors
June 22

Minnesota's two-story lakes can bring different fishing experiences to one spot

Two-story lakes have warm and cold layers that can support multiple species.
National
June 21

Department of Natural Resources cuts Wisconsin fair presence

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will no longer have a large presence at the state fair, where it has previously promoted hunting, fishing and other recreational pursuits.
Outdoors
June 21

Anderson: Record northern pike catch still a fish story for the ages

It's worthwhile to review records already on the books — including Minnesota's most famous, or perhaps infamous.
Outdoors
June 21

Trophy tales: Stories of fish catches around Minnesota lakes

Three memorable catches - with photos - from recent fishing outings.
Outdoors
June 20

Minnesota fishing report

A look at where the fish are biting around the state.
Outdoors
June 20

Gear alert: Fish walleye with jigs to ensure safe release

Mille Lacs anglers are catching a lot of walleyes this summer, all of which must be returned to the water.
Variety
June 20

Police: Man drowns rescuing 3 children from Arkansas River

Police say a 19-year-old man drowned while trying to save three children from the Arkansas River.
Local
June 19

Trail clearing on North Shore another example that public are future to public lands

A spring work weekend on the Superior Hiking Trail reinforces a wider story: Some of Minnesota's favorite footpaths are nothing without the sweat and commitment of volunteers.
Local
June 19

With son lost in river, Minn. father turns to the man who might find him

Tom Crossmon's water recovery work gives families a measure of peace.
Outdoors
June 18

Anderson: Student trapshooters aren't gunplaying around

It's serious sport for the students at the 2017 Trap Shooting Championship.
Outdoors
June 18

DNR opening super-sized training academy to fill game warden shortage

DNR gets funding to fill posts opened by retirees.