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July 24, 2017
Mike Stout of Prior Lake, Minn., recently made a 70-mile solo crossing of Lake Superior from the Pigeon River near Grand Portage to the Keweenaw Peninsula near Houghton, Mich., stopping to camp one night at Isle Royale National Park. He is shown here at the start of his crossing at the Pigeon River. Michon Jenkin photo
Solo kayaker makes two-stage crossing of Lake Superior
9 hours 24 min ago
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 24, 2017
17 hours 4 min ago
July 23, 2017
Ted Angradi of Duluth caught and released this 47-inch muskie while fly-fishing on Island Lake on Wednesday evening. He was using a 9-inch Clouser minnow fly that he had tied himself. Angradi managed to land the fish without a net. Passing boaters took the photo of him releasing the fish. Photo courtesy of Ted Angradi
Field Reports: Input sought on draft Lake Vermilion fisheries plan
July 23, 2017 - 6:15am
Outdoors Notes for July 23, 2017
July 23, 2017 - 5:40am
Jarrid Houston
Houston's fishing report: Don't ignore warmer waters
July 23, 2017 - 5:25am
Ask a Conservation Officer: Parking confusion at boat ramps
July 23, 2017 - 5:12am
Paul LeMenager of Duluth caught this 41-inch northern on Lake Kabetogama while staying on a houseboat with Ebels.
Nice Fish for July 23, 2017
July 23, 2017 - 2:09am
Outdoors calendar
July 23, 2017 - 1:17am
Northland fishing contests
July 23, 2017 - 12:08am
July 22, 2017
Jake Boyce (foreground), one of Day Tripper of Duluth's founders, paddles on Lake Superior with Mike and Katelynn Buchanan of North Vernon, Ind., on Wednesday, beneath the rock cliff dominated by Split Rock Lighthouse. Bob King /
Sharing Duluth's outdoor adventures: Tour companies offer visitors guided experiences on trails and on the water
July 22, 2017 - 3:03pm
Mike Buchanan takes in the view of Lake Superior while his daughter Katelynn (center) and tour guide Jake Boyce hunt for agates along a beach south of Split Rock Lighthouse on Wednesday afternoon. Bob King /
North Shore escape: Tour offers kayakers a glimpse of Split Rock shoreline
July 22, 2017 - 2:41pm
Elizabeth Vaughn (center) leads a sunset kayak tour past the Aerial Lift Bridge on July 8 in Duluth. Vaughn works for the Duluth Experience, which offers a variety of kayak tours. Mike Krebs /
A night on the town, and on the water: Kayakers ply the waters of Duluth-Superior harbor
July 22, 2017 - 2:38pm
July 21, 2017
Ralph Brindle tightens a bolt Friday on a new bridge crossing the Red River along on the Superior Hiking Trail south of Duluth. The Superior Hiking Trail Association hopes to complete the bridge this weekend. The bridge is being erected on a 3.2-mile segment of the trail, between the Minnesota/Wisconsin border and Highway 23; the segment won't be officially opened until the bridge is complete. At the Wisconsin border, the trail joins the existing North Country Trail. Mike Krebs /
Photos: Building a bridge for the Superior Hiking Trail
July 21, 2017 - 11:38pm
A biker rides on a trail through a formerly forested area of Hartley Park, planted with seedlings in plastic protector tubes. Steve Kuchera /
Sam Cook column: At Hartley, windstorm and planned changes reshape the landscape
July 21, 2017 - 1:07am
July 20, 2017
Despite being bitten by something -- most likely a fish -- in Island Lake on Wednesday afternoon, 11-year-old Maren Kesselhon was doing well on Thursday. "She's not too shaken," said her father, Ryan Kesselhon of Duluth. Ryan Kesselhon photo
Bitten by a muskie? Duluth girl recovering from scary encounter on Island Lake
July 20, 2017 - 6:53pm