Category: Outdoors

The Billion-Year-Old Split

This post was originally published on this siteLake Superior Was Almost an Ocean, Not Just a Sweetwater Sea. Back 1.1 billion years ago, the earth began a shimmy, shake...

Paddling with Ghosts - A historical perspective on fly-fishing the Bois Brule River

Historical Perspective on Fly-Fishing

History Sunday at Douglas County Historical Society Damian Wilmot has been guiding the Bois Brule since 1989. He is one in a long line of Brule river stewards that has...

What Makes Lake Superior Ice Look Blue?

This post was originally published on this site In this edition of WDSE-TV‘s The Slice, Jay Austin from the University of Minnesota Duluth’s Large Lakes...

Lake Superior Winter Surfing

This post was originally published on this site Hudson-based F3 Visuals shot this Lake Superior surf video earlier this year and released it this week. The post Video:...

Matt Wahl – “Just Look at the Lake”

This post was originally published on this siteLocal Songwriter Salutes Lake Superior [embedded content] Perfect Duluth Day’s series of posts featuring...

Jan Swart (Photo Credit: Jane Herrick)

Cityscapes & Shorelines

This post was originally published on this site  The Photography of Jan Swart During her years as a North Shore expatriate in the Twin Cities, Jan Swart, a Two...

Lightning and the Lake

This post was originally published on this siteA Striking Look at Our Summer Storms The most likely time to spot lightning on Lake Superior is between the third week of...

Welcome to the Big Lake

This post was originally published on this siteSummer Fun & Games A jug of wine, a jigsaw puzzle and thou. How different that familiar phrase – “a jug of wine, a...

Learning to See & Surprise Yourself

This post was originally published on this siteNew Ways to View the Shore by Konnie LeMay Savvy photographers know that a camera can be your passport to exploring the...

Our Snowshoe Saint

This post was originally published on this siteAs the story goes, in 1846, Father Frederic Baraga on Madeline Island heard word that the Ojibwe community at Grand...