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Zabokrtsky’s walk in the woods

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Sam Cook

Forum News Service

ELY, Minn. — The idea occurred to Ely canoe outfitter Jason Zabokrtsky last spring as he stood before a wall of canoe-country maps.
Zabokrtsky, owner of Ely Outfitting Co. and Boundary Waters Guide Service, was…continue reading on

Last guided hike of TRNP North Unit this year

August 28, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

No matter where hikers and outdoor enthusiasts venture in Theodore Roosevelt National Park’s North Unit, they are going to find picturesque scenery.
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First day of Crazy Horse hike draws 4,400 people

June 3, 2013 in The Daily Republic

CRAZY HORSE MEMORIAL (AP) More than 4,000 people hiked to the top of the Crazy Horse Memorial on the first day of this year’s annual Volksmarch at the huge mountain carving in the Black Hills.
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Crazy Horse Volksmarch set for this weekend

May 28, 2013 in The Daily Republic

CRAZY HORSE MEMORIAL (AP) This year’s Crazy Horse Volksmarch is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday at the huge mountain carving.
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Book features New Richmond, Somerset area day hiking trails

April 25, 2013 in New Richmond News

New Richmond and Somerset receive prominent billing in the latest recreational guidebook to Northwest Wisconsin “Headin’ to the Cabin: Day Hiking Trails of Northwest Wisconsin,” by Rob Bignell. Continue Reading

Southwest ND’s top destination spot to visit is TRNP

April 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

When I started the top 10 places to visit in southwest North Dakota two weeks ago, there was no snow on the ground and spring temperatures were rising. Continue Reading

71-year-old Fargo man scaling Everest

April 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO After 72 years on the planet, some folks prefer to kick back, relax and enjoy retirement.
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USD prof leads Spirit Mound hike

April 8, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Associate professor Mark Sweeney led the 10 a.m. walk, teaching about local geology, how the mound was formed and the geological processes influencing it today.
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Mickelson Trail hosts Black Hills snowshoe hikes

January 4, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) The George S. Mickelson Trail in the Black Hills will host three snowshoe hikes this winter.
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Minnesota DNR says hit the trails

November 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

From trails along the coast of Lake Superior to routes through hardwood forests and over prairie knolls, Minnesota offers abundant hiking opportunities for all ages and abilities, the state said.
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