Along the Shore
Thunder Bay—We are saddened to report the death of Thunder Bay-born singer-songwriter Bobby Curtola—a Canadian music icon featured in the June 2016 issue of Northern Wilds. His death was announced on June 5 by his sons Chris
Two Harbors—Lee Radzak, manager of the Minnesota Historical Society’s Split Rock Lighthouse, has earned the American Lighthouse Council’s lifetime achievement award. Called
Duluth—A $2,000 grant awarded to the U.S. Forest Service by the Tread Lightly national organization allowed the agency to complete improvements to the Jackpot ATV trailhead parking area near Babbitt.
Tread Lightly promotes responsible outdoor recreation through education.
Minneapolis—Four backpackers, three men and one woman, successfully completed a four-day backpacking trip over the Pow Wow Trail, which burned five years ago in the Pagami Creek Fire, according to the Boundary Waters Advisory Committee (BWAC).
Thunder Bay—Chippewa Park in Thunder Bay is built on a foundation of history, culture and nature; and with so many things to see and do, the park delivers adventure for everyone.
According to historical records at The Harry Kirk Archives and Records Centre in Thunder Bay,
Grand Marais—For most who opt to pitch a tent in the wilds of Ontario or along Minnesota’s North Shore, a leather recliner and silk robe are not considered essential items. Satellite television and being able to check email with