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March 18, 2018
Will Steger of Ely pauses for a self-portrait before leaving camp on one of his recent spring trips. On Wednesday, Steger, 73, will leave northeastern Saskatchewan for a 1,000-mile trek across the Canadian barrenlands to Baker Lake near Hudson Bay. On these trips, he tows a canoe-sled behind him and uses it in open water when the need arises. Will Steger photo
'This pushes all my skills': Steger to make 1,000-mile solo trek in Canada’s barrenlands
March 18, 2018 - 8:22pm
February 25, 2018
Ambient temperatures dipped into the -30F range during the winter camping excursion Rick Mercil of Grand Forks and three friends made to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northeast Minnesota. (Photo courtey of Rick Mercil)
Winter BWCA adventure qualifies as extreme camping
February 25, 2018 - 2:20pm
February 2, 2018
Ron Williams of Duluth (157) leads a group of bikers competing in the Arrowhead 135 between International Falls and Tower last week. Williams finished fourth among bikers. (Photo courtesy of Mike Riemer / Salsa Cycles)
Northland athletes compete in Arrowhead 135
February 2, 2018 - 6:15pm
January 30, 2018
Endurance sports: Petervary wins Arrowhead 135
January 30, 2018 - 8:31am
January 26, 2018
Ian Hall of Winnipeg, Manitoba, is coated with ice only a few hours into the Arrowhead 135 endurance race in 2011. The race for fat-tire bikers, runners and cross-country skiers regularly sees subzero temperatures. Brian Peterson / Minneapolis Star Tribune
'Brutal' Arrowhead 135 ultramarathon begins Monday in International Falls
January 26, 2018 - 9:44pm
December 16, 2017
A bull caribou crosses a glacial-melt stream in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in early July. Chris Evavold of Foxboro, Wis., took the photo during a 10-day backpacking trip with his wife, Ingrid Johnson-Evavold, and Bob Fox of Carlton. Photo by Chris Evavold
Alaska wild: Northland hikers encounter caribou migration in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
December 16, 2017 - 7:48pm
July 30, 2017
A fast-moving thunderstorm forced the pilots of two floatplanes to land and return to the dock shortly after 6 a.m. Monday, July 17 at Shining Falls Lodge in eastern Manitoba. The planes were back in the air less than an hour later. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Dokken: Another floatplane adventure
July 30, 2017 - 3:32pm
Lindsey and Matt Lee with their girl cat named Kevin and Watkins, a cute corgi, in front of their Fargo home they flipped and sold May 12. Matt's parents will care for their dog while a friend in Dallas is watching Kevin the next 12 or so months. Dan Francis Photography
Goin' global: Fargo couple embarking on epic year-long adventure
May 30, 2017 - 9:51pm
September 16, 2010
Eddy Gilmore: An adventure in the old pines only you and I know
September 16, 2010 - 4:36pm
May 7, 2009
S.E. Livingston: Working myself out of a job
May 7, 2009 - 7:35pm
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