Along the Shore
Thunder Bay—Have you ever noticed the six-foot killer whale on Thunder Bay’s Memorial Avenue? And nearby, the blue heron, standing bear, pelican and giant mushroom, plus a life-size ninja warrior and mountain man? The statue-like
Ely—A video posted online in late November of 2016 details how close Minnesota’s Pagami Creek Fire came to taking the lives of six U.S. Forest Service employees.
The video comes to the surface five years after the massive fire was put to rest. First detected on Aug. 18,
Grand Marais—Snow has begun falling in the Northland and snowmobilers are making plans to head out to their favorite riding areas. Last winter, the U.S. Forest Service updated its travel management snowmobile rules, so some riders
North Shore—Snow is falling, temperatures dropping and things are at long last starting to look like winter along the North Shore. This wintry change can only mean one thing; youth ski programs have arrived.
With hundreds of kilometers of gorgeous ski trails from Duluth
International Falls—The Arrowhead 135 is often listed among the toughest endurance races in the world. This human-powered ultra-marathon covers 135 miles along the Arrowhead State Trail from International Falls to Tower.
Competitors can choose to compete
Duluth—John Morton, founder of Morton Trails, and Noah Brautigam, trail designer and GIS analyst with Morton Trails, visited Duluth, MN in October to continue design work on the proposed Grand Avenue Nordic Center cross country ski trail.