Along the Shore
MINNESOTA—Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Rep. Rick Nolan re-introduced the North Country National Scenic Trail Route Adjustment Act legislation in the 114th Congress. This bipartisan legislation (H.R. 799 & S. 403)
ST. PAUL—Hunters can expect the 2015 deer season to be similar to last year, according to the Minnesota DNR.
“The 2015 deer hunting regulations will be quite similar to last year, with one-deer limits in most of the state,” said Leslie McInenly, big game program leader
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota DNR received a $974,000 grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The agency will use the funding to support Minnesota’s Lake Superior Coastal Program and its ongoing work to protect and enhance coastal resources.
ST. PAUL—Women can register for the chance to try open-water fishing, zip lining, shooting muzzleloaders and more during a fall workshop Sept. 11-13, in Grand Marais.
The workshop from the Becoming an Outdoors Woman (BOW) program of the Minnesota DNR will be held at Gunflint
GUNFLINT TRAIL—Martin Trahan lost 25 lbs. in just over two months while paddling, portaging and trudging from Montreal to Gunflint Lake. That’s probably why the cheeseburger he devoured at Trail Center Restaurant along the Gunflint Trail tasted outrageously delicious.
ELY–Educators and explorers Dave and Amy Freeman will kick off A Year in the Wilderness in September. The Freemans will spend a full year in the Boundary Waters to advocate against mining development in