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Skirting the Ice – A Spring Paddle

March showed up with extremely warm temperatures for the season which quickly removed what little snow we had accumulated over the short winter.  In the last couple of days the ice has begun to pull away from the shoreline opening up the opportunity for an early paddle.  The first paddle of the spring is always […]

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HOWTO – Setting up a Tip-Up

HOWTO – Setting up a Tip-Up

Winter is upon us and it seems its already over half way done.  If you’ve been out ice fishing I hope you’ve been successful and enjoyed the time outdoors.  For those of you who haven’t been out ice fishing before we’ve put together this little HOW TO video showing you the basic steps in setting […]

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Ramshead Winter Camping

The temps are in the upper 20s and the sun is shining.  With a three day weekend we head into Ramshead Lake.  We catch some nice fish and spend the weekend enjoying the great weather.  There were fresh wolf tracks around the island we were sleeping each morning.  Jesse and I did a little skiing […]

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Ramshead Winter Camping

Ramshead Winter Camping

The temps are in the upper 20s and the sun is shining.  With a three day weekend we head into Ramshead Lake.  We catch some nice fish and spend the weekend enjoying the great weather.  There were fresh wolf tracks around the island we were sleeping each morning.  Jesse and I did a little skiing […]

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Winter Camping Hoist Bay

We woke on our second day of winter camping to sunny skies and warm weather.  It was a great day to be out exploring around Hoist Bay on Basswood Lake.  We set off in search of firewood and a little exercise.  Along the way we encountered dog teams out on a run and talk about […]

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Winter Camping Hoist Bay

Winter Camping Hoist Bay

We woke on our second day of winter camping to sunny skies and warm weather.  It was a great day to be out exploring around Hoist Bay on Basswood Lake.  We set off in search of firewood and a little exercise.  Along the way we encountered dog teams out on a run and talk about […]

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Winter Camping Into Good Lake

On a sunny Friday afternoon we head off into the Wood Lake entry point on the Fernberg Road.  Our goal for the evening is to set up camp in Hoist Bay which is on the South side of Basswood lake.  This is BWCACAST’s first winter camping trip. We have a canvas tent and a titanium […]

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Winter Camping Into Good Lake – The Show

Winter Camping Into Good Lake – The Show

On a sunny Friday afternoon we head off into the Wood Lake entry point on the Fernberg Road.  Our goal for the evening is to set up camp in Hoist Bay which is on the South side of Basswood lake.  This is BWCACAST’s first winter camping trip. We have a canvas tent and a titanium […]

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Snowshoeing Into the Devils Cascade

Snowshoeing Into the Devils Cascade

We continue our trip on the Little Indian Sioux under sunny skies.  Our goal is to experience the Devils Cascade in the winter.  Jesse and I had visited this beautiful place last summer and were itching to see how snow and ice would transform the shaded rapids.  Along the way we find where a bird […]

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Snowshoeing Into the Devils Cascade – The Show

Snowshoeing Into the Devils Cascade – The Show

We continue our trip on the Little Indian Sioux under sunny skies.  Our goal is to experience the Devils Cascade in the winter.  Jesse and I had visited this beautiful place last summer and were itching to see how snow and ice would transform the shaded rapids.  Along the way we find where a bird […]

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