STAFF BLOG NORTHLAND OUTDOORS Deer crashes Bengal fan's Sunday
LIMA, Ohio — A man in Ohio said he had to do some running of his own while watching football on TV when a deer came crashing in through a window. Jeff Berger said he managed to get out of the wa... Posted on 12/2/09 at 3:14 AM
Alaskan weather finally allowed Grand Marais adventurer Lonnie Dupre to fly onto Mount McKinley on Tuesday to begin his third attempt to climb North America’s highest mountain solo in the dead of winter.
By this time of month, we’re getting a good look at what August has to offer. Our days have been warm, but not as hot as earlier. Later sunrises revealing dew-covered cool mornings that warm in the afternoons and in the evenings, we note earlier sunsets.
The rock is gorgeous, from almost pink to mauve to the color of a white-tailed deer in summer. Long, long ago, this rock was deposited in layers, then squished by geologic forces from deep in the Earth. Now sculpted by Lake Superior for the past 12,000 years or so, a mile-and-a-half ribbon of shoreline on the Bayfield Peninsula offers paddlers a rare chance to humble themselves in the presence of nature.
“The Sport Fish of Florida” book aboard the 23-foot ProLine Gary Moeller piloted during our recent trip to the Florida Keys got a good workout every day we were on the water. Without the book, a lot of the fish we caught would have gone down in our memory banks as “sea bass.”
The streets of Medora generally clear out after Labor Day, but visitation numbers are still high at neighboring Theodore Roosevelt National Park.
“As Medora gets quieter, it does not in the park for quite some time,” said Valerie Naylor, Theodore Roosevelt National Park superintendent.
While the numbers decline somewhat after the holiday weekend, September visits are still on par with May’s numbers.
A storied ski lodge in Wisconsin dating back to the 1940s is being surrendered to the mortgage holder. Telemark Resort is the location of several high profile ski and bike races that attract participants worldwide.
By Shamane Mills/Wisconsin Public Radio
, September 15, 2010
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