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Winter Camping Mudro Lake

With snow falling from the skies we step away from the car park and into the BWCAW. Sleds loaded down with tents, stoves, food and warm gear bite into our chest as the tow line go taunt. We are headed in for a weekend of winter camping. Five guys two tents and enough bacon to […]

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Spring Snowset

After a foot of snow pounced on us out of nowhere we found ourselves on a calm lake with the sun setting in a winter wonderland.  The mirror like lake made breathtaking views of the lake shore.  Jim and I go for an evening paddle amidst our spring snowset.

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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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HOWTO – SnowWalker Toboggan

We’ve teamed up with BlackRiverSleds.com to bring you our next HOWTO video.  In this episode we’ll take you through step by step in assembling a SnowWalker Toboggan.  We are using a prepped blank sled bottom, but prepare the wooden cross pieces ourselves.  If you are building one of these sled kits feel free to send […]

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HOWTO – SnowWalker Toboggan

HOWTO – SnowWalker Toboggan

We’ve teamed up with BlackRiverSleds.com to bring you our next HOWTO video.  In this episode we’ll take you through step by step in assembling a SnowWalker Toboggan.  We are using a prepped blank sled bottom, but prepare the wooden cross pieces ourselves.  If you are building one of these sled kits feel free to send […]

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Finishing Winter Camping

Our final day of winter camping we awake to sunny skies and a warm breeze.  Its amazing how warm it can get even though you’re surrounded by snow and ice.  We packed up camp and headed out off Good Lake back through Hula, and Wood to end our trip. We talk about the sleds we […]

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Finishing Winter – The Show

Finishing Winter – The Show

Our final day of winter camping we awake to sunny skies and a warm breeze.  Its amazing how warm it can get even though you’re surrounded by snow and ice.  We packed up camp and headed out off Good Lake back through Hula, and Wood to end our trip.

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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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