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Boundary Waters – September 2002 [Part 2]

April 16th, 2011

We spent a week up in Quetico.  It wasn't until the 5th day that we finally saw another human being. A pair of kayakers wandered into our bay. They glided up the far shore then turned around and disappeared. (more…)

An Answer To Canoe Butt

March 18th, 2011

If you are going to spend a week camping and canoeing in the Boundary Waters, your butt is going to get sore. This is especially true if you are going to be fishing for ten hours a day. Yeah, those Crazy Creek Canoe chairs will help  but as we found out, there is more you can do. (more…)

Portage Anchor

February 18th, 2011

There is some great scenery and awesome fishing in the Boundary Waters. When you find some fish, you want to anchor over the spot but you don't want to truck a heavy anchor all the way especially if you are portaging. Like in backpacking, every ounce counts. Here's a tip to have that heavy anchor when you need but not have to carry it from lake to lake Read More...

Boundary Waters – September 2002 [Part 1]

February 17th, 2011

The story actually begins on the 4th of July. I was over at my brother-in-law Dan's house setting things on fire when my phone rang and it was Scott. He had just got off the phone with Gary. Apparently, a couple of guys had backed out of his September camp and fishing trip up to the Boundary Waters in Canada and he need two replacements Read More...