• Nov. 4 - Minnesota firearms deer season opener

• Nov. 18-26 - Wisconsin gun deer season.

• Nov. 25-Dec. 10 - Minnesota muzzleloader deer season.

• Nov. 27-Dec. 6 - Wisconsin muzzleloader deer season.

• Dec. 30 - Opening of lake trout and stream trout seasons in lakes entirely within the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

• Jan. 13 - Opening of lake trout and stream trout seasons in lakes outside or partly outside the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

• March 31 - Brule River steelhead opener.

• May 5 - Wisconsin general fishing opener.

• May 12 - Minnesota general fishing opener.

Consult regulations for other seasons.

QUOTE:

"Steelhead fishing is a random crapshoot. All you can do is fish good water well, the best way you know how. There's no right answer to it."

- DAMIAN WILMOT, Superior fly-fishing guide

DO IT: Ride the Munger

Summer repair work on the Willard Munger State Trail in Duluth is now complete. Take your bike for a nice fall spin and watch the leaves coming down. Access in Duluth is from a parking lot behind the Willard Munger Inn on Grand Avenue near 74th Avenue West.