Category Archives: Day Trippin’

Troll’n Troll’n Troll’n

On certain lakes throughout the Northern Wilds, it’s worth forking over the necessary funds to hire a fishing guide or charter captain. On one particular lake, it can be a matter of life or death.

Just ask Darren Peck, the owner and charter captain of Lake Superior based Tofte Charters.

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Where to See the Birds: Fall Migration

Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory

On a September day, a sharp-shinned hawk will begin its migration south from its summer home in Canada. As the hawk nears Lake Superior, it will likely veer southwest along the lakeshore. The ideal wind will be from the northwest and the bird will conserve Continue Reading...

Best Day Trips in the BWCAW

By Bryan Hansel

The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is primarily used by canoeists taking a canoe camping trip, but that isn’t the only way to experience this gem of the north. Day trips by canoe, kayak or foot can bring you to beautiful locations without the Continue Reading...