Grand Marais!

The snow has melted and it's supposed to hit 60 degrees this weekend, so we headed up to Grand Marais in hopes of hiking a few more Hiking Club trails and dusting off our snowshoes.  We ran around the Grand Marais Harbor yesterday afternoon and enjoyed the town.  Ben Franklin, the fish taco at Hughie's … Continue reading Grand Marais!

St Croix National Scenic Riverway

TRIP DETAILS LENGTH 26.6 milesDIFFICULTY easy until Stillwater, motorized boatsDATE  September 18-19, 2016MAIN FEATURES  St Croix National Scenic Waterway, Interstate Park, Osceola Landing, William O'Brien State Park Took my first overnight kayaking trip down the Lower St Croix River this weekend and camped one night in the National Park sites. We have small recreational kayaks, so those lightweight backpacking skills … Continue reading St Croix National Scenic Riverway