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Countdown to the BWCA ~ Part 4

Well February just went SCREAMING by! Maybe because there were only 28 days in the month – but really – screaming by!

In the past month we did a lot of research on bwca.com (my favorite website) and purchased a LOT of BIG items. 575 more words


MNSJ Radio Podcast - Jamie Dietman and Don Beans Part 1

Jamie Dietman talks about his experience sleeping in a snow cave during the drive back from Ely.  We camped with the help from Jasper Creek Guide Service and Don Beans.   51 more words


MNSJ Radio Podcast - Don Beans Part 2

Don Beans has been a guide in the Ely area since the 80’s and tells the story of being charged by a moose and watching his dog fight with a timber wolf! 34 more words


Judge: Snowmobile route near BWCA won't violate federal law

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that a proposed snowmobile route bordering the Boundary Waters Canoe Area will not violate the Wilderness Act. 127 more words

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Judge OKs snowmobile trail along edge of Boundary Waters

A federal judge ruled Friday that the Forest Service can move ahead with a plan to establish a snowmobile trail that would come within 400 feet of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, the… 242 more words


MNSJ Radio Podcast - Bill Sherck from Due North/MN Bound

We spent a few days around Ely building snow caves and fishing for Rainbow Trout.  Bill Sherck from Due North Outdoors and MN Bound hosted the trip and joined us on the radio show to tell us what we were getting ourselves into! 36 more words


MNSJ Radio Podcast - Ben Putnam - Boundary Waters Prep

Ben Putnam from Boundary Waters Outfitters and Ely Ice Guides joins us to talk about getting ready for a 2015 camping trip to the BWCA and what ice fishing is like right now around Ely. 35 more words