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June 28, 2015
CHECK IT OUT: Great American Campout
June 28, 2015 - 10:15am
June 18, 2015
Camping restriction lifted for June 30-July 1 in many wildlife areas
June 18, 2015 - 9:50pm
May 31, 2015
ASK THE DNR: How can I prevent tick bites?
May 31, 2015 - 7:30am
May 20, 2015
Scheels associate Seth Perkerewicz, left, shows Matthew Canty, right, how to use a pump to filter water during Scheels Kids Klub Camping 101 on Tuesday evening in Grand Forks at Scheels. Grand Forks Herald photo by Lori Weber Menke.
Happy campers learn the ropes at Scheels Kids Klub
May 20, 2015 - 6:00am
May 10, 2015
Regional Roundup: Warroad schools evaluating four-day weeks
May 10, 2015 - 6:45am
May 8, 2015
Campground construction begins at Minnesota’s newest state park
May 8, 2015 - 8:30pm
April 20, 2015
Red Lake Falls nature trails to see big changes
April 20, 2015 - 9:07pm
April 9, 2015
First of its kind group camp to open at Lake Bemidji State Park
April 9, 2015 - 10:15pm
April 5, 2015
The BioLite Camp Stove taps energy from the combustion process to charge mobile devices with a USB port.
GET YOUR GEAR ON: BioLite Camp Stove
April 5, 2015 - 7:45am
January 10, 2015
Bison graze at Blue Mounds State Park near Luverne. Jesse Trelstad/Daily Globe
Southwest Minnesota state park suffers numerous setbacks
January 10, 2015 - 11:00am
January 6, 2015
Plans approved for Elkhorn Ranch gravel pit in the Badlands
January 6, 2015 - 7:53pm
December 21, 2014
Jeff Bothun of East Grand Forks bought an 8x17 Ice Castle wheeled fish house and plans to have it on Lake of the Woods most weekends between now and March. The ice house has all the amenities of home, including a stove, fridge, microwave and even the kitchen sink. (Brad Dokken photo)
Some ice houses are more like mobile mansions with amazing amenities
December 21, 2014 - 5:00am
August 18, 2014
Mike Geister of New London, Minn., has turned his love of camping with simplicity and luxury into a business by designing and making retro-style teardrop campers. (Carolyn Lange/West Central Tribune)
Minnesota man carves out business niche with custom-built teardrop campers
August 18, 2014 - 9:00am
August 3, 2014
The Bison Airlighter jets a 4-inch flame to instantly ignite charcoal and wood.
GET YOUR GEAR ON: The Bison Airlighter
August 3, 2014 - 11:15am
Curt Oien of the Minnesota Dragonfly Society uses a magnifying glass to examine a dragonfly he captured July 27, 2014, in Beltrami Island State Forest. Oien is part of a small crew sampling dragonflies in the forest and adjacent Red Lake WMA as part of a three-year study to gather more baseline data on the insects. (Brad Dokken photo)
Of bogs and blueberries
August 3, 2014 - 5:45am