Along the Shore
Foraging for spruce tips. | VIKRE DISTILLERY
Duluth—Duluth’s first craft distillery made a big splash last year. Vikre Distillery was founded in 2012 and started selling gin and aquavit in 2014. It only took two years for USA Today to choose them
Cook County—The North Shore is often thought of for its expansive views of Lake Superior, abundance of hikes, and of course, the Boundary Waters. It’s also a great place to cool off from the heat of the cities and a fun place to meander through
Grand Marais—From the water, the North Shore is anything but welcoming; cold waters, rocky shores, inclement weather, and few safe harbors keep casual boaters away. The Coast Guard warns against it in their Coast Pilot book: “This stretch of
Two Harbors—The Gitchi-Gami Trail Association (GGTA) celebrates the summer construction season, the recent passage of the Minnesota Capital Investment and State Bonding Bill, and its upcoming annual bike ride.
Several trail construction and repair projects are taking place
Silver Bay—About eight months ago, a St. Paul couple moved to Silver Bay to enjoy an active retirement on the North Shore, one packed with outdoor experiences. Their focus was peace, relaxation and recreation.
But something happened that caused Phil Huston and Alice Tibbetts
Thunder Bay—If you’re thinking about a trip to the Thunder Bay area, make it the weekend of July 21-23. Fat Guys Auto Parts will be hosting its 6th annual Car Show at their Memorial Avenue property—a great display of local and area vehicles, parts suppliers’ demonstrations, prizes,