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August 5, 2017
A floating bog is seen on Island Lake north of Duluth earlier this week. Another large floating bog, near the Abbott Road boat landing, was anchored in the past few days. (Photo courtesy of Shaine Pearson)
Island Lake boat ramp to close for construction; crews anchor massive floating bog
August 5, 2017 - 8:50am
August 4, 2017
Daniel O'Kane (swimming, left) of St. Paul and kayaker Paul Voge of Duluth set out for Sand Island in the Apostle Islands on July 16. O'Kane swam to all except three of the 22 Apostle Islands in 18 days. O'Kane was trailing an orange safety inflatable behind him. Connie Carlin photo
'Being your own boat': St. Paul man’s swim encompasses nearly all of the Apostle Islands
August 4, 2017 - 7:26pm
July 31, 2017
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 31, 2017
July 31, 2017 - 11:26am
July 30, 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Catching fish for an aquarium
July 30, 2017 - 7:35am
Pat Reeve of Driven TV, shown here with a bow-killed moose, will be one of the media celebrities appearing at Bowfest, a bowhunting celebration to be held Aug. 4-6 at Mont du Lac. Pat Reeve photo
Bowhunters can test their skills at Mont du Lac's 'Bowfest'
July 30, 2017 - 7:05am
Field Reports: Youth Field Day coming to UNS Retreat
July 30, 2017 - 5:43am
Outdoors Notes for July 30, 2017
July 30, 2017 - 5:19am
Jarrid Houston
Houston's fishing report: Mark 'em, fish 'em, move on
July 30, 2017 - 4:08am
Logan Grayson of Esko caught this 22-inch walleye on Lake Saganaga in Ontario, Canada.
Nice Fish for July 30, 2017
July 30, 2017 - 2:50am
Outdoors Calendar
July 30, 2017 - 12:56am
July 29, 2017
Eric Tofte of Grand Marais moves along the shore of a North Shore stream as he plays a brook trout on a July morning. Tofte uses a Tenkara fly rod with no reel, which he finds perfectly suited for fishing small northern Minnesota streams. Sam Cook /
Brook trout on the North Shore, Tenkara-style
July 29, 2017 - 8:01pm
July 27, 2017
Riders in the 2,745-mile Tour Divide backcountry bicycle race from Alberta to New Mexico follow a gravel path in the mountains near Banff, Alberta. Duluth's Jeremy Kershaw, who took this photo, was one of seven Duluth riders who took part in the race and one of five who finished. Jeremy Kershaw photo
Back from the high country: Cyclists describe trials of 2,745-mile race
July 27, 2017 - 7:56pm
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
July 24, 2017 - 8:33pm
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 24, 2017
July 24, 2017 - 12:53pm
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