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July 13, 2014
Sam Cook
SAM COOK: Good things happen when you’re in harmony with the land
July 13, 2014 - 9:00am
Bert Taylor sits in an early prototype of his Vistabule camper in a warehouse in Minneapolis, Minn on June 17, 2014. Large windows are the design's signature. "I wanted to take the cave on wheels and turn it into an observatory on wheels," he says. (Pioneer Press: Dave Orrick)
Vistabule is a new take on vintage camper trailer
July 13, 2014 - 7:00am
July 6, 2014
Various plants, ornaments and furniture decorate the yard of summer-long campers Rita and Robert Robinson at the Larimore Dam Recreation Area campground. 
Photo by Kile Brewer/Grand Forks Herald
At Larimore Dam campground, RVs put down roots with patios, pools, landscaping
July 6, 2014 - 9:15am
June 8, 2014
Caroline Von Haden of Caledonia, Minn., turned the bumper of her 1968 Trailblazer into a mobile bar forglamping that includes an ice chest, wine cooler, outlet for a blender and LED lights.
Glamping: Enjoying the outdoors with all the comforts of home
June 8, 2014 - 1:15pm
One of the newest additions to the Minnesota State Park System, LaSalle State Recreation Area near Bagley, Minn., offers deep, clear water -- at 213 feet, LaSalle lake is Minnesota's deepest inland lake -- surrounded by undeveloped shorelines. The park has 39 drive-to campsites, including 26 that can be reserved. (Minnesota DNR photo)
10 destinations in North Dakota, Minnesota to make that next camping trip
June 8, 2014 - 9:50am
March 9, 2014
The Minnesota-made SlatGrate is a  lightweight cookware support system that fits in a backpack pocket and can be assembled in seconds to support cookware over a stove or cook-fire.
Minnesota-made SlatGrate: Lightweight cookware that fits in a backpack pocket
March 9, 2014 - 11:20am
December 8, 2013
Nebulus flotation device
Got an outdoors lover on your holiday gift list? Here are 20 ideas to get you started
December 8, 2013 - 8:00am
October 27, 2013
Chance, Mike Marturano's young Brittany, leaps to get one more sniff of the rooster pheasant he just retrieved during a hunt near McClusky, N.D.
A day on the prairie: A pheasant hunting trip
October 27, 2013 - 4:45am
September 29, 2013
Submitted photo.
Trek from Crookston to Montana trout country serves up full creel of adventure
September 29, 2013 - 8:00am
July 21, 2013
Do's and don'ts when camping with kids
July 21, 2013 - 7:00am
Brian Weiss of Grand Forks says camping and spending time outdoors with daughters Miranda, 14 (left), and Mikayla, 11 is a family tradition. Weiss says neither he nor his wife, Richel, grew up in camping families, but it's become a family mainstay in recent years. The family last year "graduated" from a tent to a camper. Weiss and his daughters also have taking backpacking trips, and he said youngest daughter, Megan, 3, will join them when she's older.
Children on camping trips doesn't have to be a stressful experience
July 21, 2013 - 12:00am
June 15, 2013
DOUG LEIER: Wearing a life jacket will make time on the water safer
June 15, 2013 - 11:00pm
June 2, 2013
10 places to set up camp
June 2, 2013 - 7:15am
May 19, 2013
The Eureka Taron 2 weighs 4 pounds, 4 ounces and retails for $169.99, while the three-person Taron 3 weighs 6 pounds, 4 ounces and has a suggested retial price of $209.99.
Get your gear on: Eureka tents
May 19, 2013 - 7:45am
April 1, 2012
<b>N.D. Junior Duck Stamp Contest winner:</b> A colored-pencil drawing of canvasbacks by Mark Staples of Harwood, N.D., was named as "Best of Show" winner in this year's North Dakota Junior Duck Stamp Contest. A junior at West Fargo High School, Staples, 17, estimates he spent about 50 hours working on his winning entry. Sponsored by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the North Dakota contest this year drew 1,184 entries. Staples' winning artwork now will compete at the National Junior Duck Stamp Contes...
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Online oil impact petition, Long-term campsites etc.
April 1, 2012 - 12:00am