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Vermilion Gorge Trail – Trip Advisor Reviews

These Trip Advisor reviews are helpful If you are considering a hike on the Vermilion Gorge Trail. The trailhead is located across from the Voyagaire Lodge.   Not to be confused with Vermilion Falls If you are on or near crane lake this is a must see. Come prepared and you can hike up and…
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Crane Lake Wolves

  Wolves are elusive creatures not often seen by many and we still don't know a lot about their behavior. A team of researchers in Voyageurs National Park has been doing some incredible work tracking wolf behavior. Take a look at the link below to learn more about these extraordinary animals that you might just…
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Get your boat ready: A seasonal approach

Spring If you’ve done a thorough job winterizing your boat in the fall then your spring pre-launch prep isn’t so bad. You’ll want to replace and test your electronics, and wash and wax the hull. Aluminum boats or those stored in the water in a slip or on a mooring ball need bottom paint. Scrape…
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Top 5 Safety Tips for Snowshoeing

Many of us preach the ‘if you can walk, you can snowshoe’ mantra to anyone who will listen, and we’re right…for the most part. Compared to skiing or snowboarding, snowshoeing has a lower barrier of entry. This means great things for those of us who want to try something new or want a low-impact winter…
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Plan A Debt-Free Vacation

SAVE OVER-TIME Play the long game when planning and saving for a vacation. Put a portion of every paycheck aside to build up a reserve of cash for your trip. Even saving $25 or $50 a month will help make your trip more affordable. Make sure the amount you're setting aside will provide you with…
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Crane Lake Fall Tours

Visit Crane Lake this fall and view all the best of nature's colors. Scenic drives courtesy of Lake Vermilion. Read More.
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Destination Polaris Highlights Crane Lake ATV Trails

Destination Polaris visited Crane Lake to share the secrets of the great ATV trails. About Destination Polaris: From sand dunes to mountain peaks, canyon rides to mud pits, Destination Polaris is your authority for all terrain travel. Join hosts, Jared Christie and Lindsey Hayes each week on Fox Sports Networks as they uncover the world's…
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How To Keep Kids Cool During Extreme Heat

It is important to keep your kids cool in extreme summer heat. Vacations are a blast until someone gets overheated or worse, gets heat stroke. Here are some ways to help cool down your children and avoid heat sickness.  Most resorts offer some type of sunshade either over chairs or tables for guests to use…
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Fall Boating/Fishing Safety

The leaves are turning colors, there’s a chill in the air, kids are back in school, and fewer people are out on the water. It’s a perfect time to go fishing or hunting! Before you go, prepare yourself for the changing conditions. Here are some things to consider: Water Temperature: Fall days can be balmy and…
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