Slate Plank with Lake Trout Fillet

Slate Planked Lake Trout

Most fish and seafood connoisseurs will agree that a salmon fillet grilled on a cedar plank is downright delicious. So, what do you do when you’re eight portages and roughly twelve miles into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness before you realize that you forgot to pack the cedar planks? Why you improvise, of course! […]

Sniffin’ Out My Catch In the BWCAW

It’s that time of year again. Get the group together and break out the BWCAW maps and books. Research some lakes that hold the types of fish you love to catch. Decide if you want to go short or long on the portages. (This one is always a major point of contention — the younger […]

Wild Turkey

A Thankful Outpouring for a Year of Outdoors-ing

19 Reasons for this Outdoor Enthusiast to give Thanks this Thanksgiving We all get it. Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful. We’ve been reading lists most of our lives about what people are thankful for. Family, friends, food … these standards top almost any list. But have you ever considered what you are thankful […]