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May 23, 2018
File photo. Looking out from the top of Avalanche Peak in Yellowstone National Park, Wyo., Sept. 2006. (Richard Perry/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
May 23, 2018 - 7:42am
May 20, 2018
Outdoors calendar
May 20, 2018 - 12:32am
May 12, 2018
Field Reports: Changes possible for Leech Lake walleye limit
May 12, 2018 - 10:12pm
May 6, 2018
Field Reports: Comment on Minnesota deer plan through Wednesday
May 6, 2018 - 12:09pm
April 29, 2018
Outdoors Notes
April 29, 2018 - 10:02am
Outdoors calendar
April 29, 2018 - 4:29am
April 28, 2018
On a Boy Scout trip to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area in 1964, News Tribune outdoors writer Sam Cook (at center) helped prepare peanut butter and jelly sandwiches for his group at lunch on the trail. Photo by Dr. John Stone
Sam Cook: Moments along the way spiced 38 years on the job
April 28, 2018 - 10:16pm
April 22, 2018
Outdoors Notes
April 22, 2018 - 10:24am
Sam Cook is an outdoors writer for the Duluth News Tribune.
Sam Cook column: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
April 22, 2018 - 1:59am
April 15, 2018
A gray wolf peers through ferns in the woods north of Duluth, Minn., in 2017. The wolf had just been released by biologists with the 1854 Treaty Authority after being trapped and examined as part of a research project. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Deer-wolf population dynamics offer fodder for debate in Minnesota
April 15, 2018 - 8:52am
Field Reports: Minnesota deer hunters invited to offer feedback on deer plan
April 15, 2018 - 2:15am
Outdoors Notes for April 15, 2018
April 15, 2018 - 1:23am
Outdoors calendar for April 15, 2018
April 15, 2018 - 12:16am
April 14, 2018
Carl and Luana Brandt, have operated Nor'Wester Lodge on the Gunflint Trail north of Grand Marais for more than 50 years. Carl's parents, Carl Sr. and Alis, started the resort in the early 1930s. Sam Cook /
Nor'Wester Lodge is a family tradition on the Gunflint Trail
April 14, 2018 - 8:00pm
April 9, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has unveiled a new deer management plan, which establishes an annual statewide harvest target of 200,000 deer. (2014 file / News Tribune)
Minnesota DNR sets annual harvest goal of 200,000 deer as part of new statewide plan
April 9, 2018 - 7:18pm