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Top 10 Things To Do On the Gunflint Trail In Winter

2019-12-28T15:17:18-06:00

Top 10 Things To Do On the Gunflint Trail In Winter Looking for outings, activities or adventures to do this winter?  We've curated a list of our top 10 favorite things to do on the Gunflint Trail this winter! 1. Dog sledding  Cruising over the snow in a sled pulled by a [...]

Top 10 Things To Do On the Gunflint Trail In Winter2019-12-28T15:17:18-06:00

Wildersmith on the Gunflint

2019-09-07T18:30:35-05:00

Wildersmith on the Gunflint September 6, 2019 As summer comes to a close, Gunflint Trail resident historian and philosopher Fred Smith's thoughts turn to fall colors and bear and grouse hunting. “The Wildersmith” documents Gunflint Trail life weekly on WTIP, Grand Marais’ public radio station, so stream, listen, and feel free to support this [...]

Wildersmith on the Gunflint2019-09-07T18:30:35-05:00

Top 5 Things To Do On the Gunflint Trail In Autumn

2019-12-06T12:30:52-06:00

Five Best Things To Do On the Gunflint Trail In Autumn September 1, 2019 Written By: Joseph Friedrichs Each season on the Gunflint Trail creates and shares its own magic. Visitors and residents alike have a variety of reasons for which time of year makes the Gunflint and [...]

Top 5 Things To Do On the Gunflint Trail In Autumn2019-12-06T12:30:52-06:00

Justine Kerfoot’s Canoe at Chik-Wauk

2019-12-06T12:32:52-06:00

Justine Kerfoot’s Canoe at Chik-Wauk August 24, 2019 People will travel for thousands of miles to see where Elvis Presley was born. Others marvel at jerseys or other memorabilia worn by professional athletes during the biggest games in sports history. Here on the Gunflint Trail, we gaze in awe and reverence at canoes. And in [...]

Justine Kerfoot’s Canoe at Chik-Wauk2019-12-06T12:32:52-06:00

Wildersmith on the Gunflint

2019-08-24T11:03:38-05:00

Wildersmith on the Gunflint August 23, 2019 Gunflint Trail resident historian and philosopher Fred Smith celebrates the blueberry harvest, blueberry pies at the Chik-Wauk Museum and the Blueberry Moon during Dark Skies observances! “The Wildersmith” documents Gunflint Trail life weekly on WTIP, Grand Marais’ public radio station, so stream, listen, and feel free to [...]

Wildersmith on the Gunflint2019-08-24T11:03:38-05:00

Wildersmith on the Gunflint

2019-07-28T16:31:04-05:00

Wildersmith on the Gunflint July 26, 2019 Gunflint Trail resident scribe Fred Smith sings that "Happy days are here" on the Gunflint Trail. Summer is in full swing and visitors to the Trail are enjoying a respite from the heat of locations to our south and celebrating summer with the annual Canoe Races, Biggest [...]

Wildersmith on the Gunflint2019-07-28T16:31:04-05:00

Wildersmith on the Gunflint

2019-07-20T13:35:25-05:00

Wildersmith on the Gunflint July 19, 2019 Gunflint Trail resident historian and philosopher Fred Smith previews upcoming activities at the Chik-Wauk Museum, including a live display of Monarch caterpillars in the chrysalis stage of development progressing toward the day when they can be released as butterflies and a presentation by Thunder Bay Historian David [...]

Wildersmith on the Gunflint2019-07-20T13:35:25-05:00

Naturalist Activities: Soap Making

2019-07-20T12:05:34-05:00

Naturalist Activities: Making Your Own Soap Text and photographs by John Silliman Head Naturalist of Gunflint Lodge One of most popular crafts in the Gunflint Nature Program is Soap Making.  It is also our most practical craft, as everyone needs soap. The activity starts out with a history of soap making, methods of soap making, [...]

Naturalist Activities: Soap Making2019-07-20T12:05:34-05:00

Wildersmith on the Gunflint

2019-07-17T10:53:19-05:00

Wildersmith on the Gunflint July 12, 2019 Gunflint Trail resident historian and philosopher Fred Smith looks forward to the annual Canoe Races at Gunflint Lodge and recounts local wildlife sitings, including a lone wolf swimming across Gunflint Lake. “The Wildersmith”, documents Gunflint Trail life weekly on WTIP, Grand Marais’ public radio station, so stream, [...]

Wildersmith on the Gunflint2019-07-17T10:53:19-05:00