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Gateway to the Wilderness

Ely, Minnesota is the gateway to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

Gateway to the Wilderness

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Trekking the Wilderness

Peta Barrett guides wilderness trips year-round and teaches Ojibwe-style snowshoe lacing.

Trekking the Wilderness

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Legacy of the Lakes

Legacy of the Lakes Museum in Alexandria features vintage wood boat.

Legacy of the Lakes

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Lakes and Legacies

Spearing with decoys handcrafted in the 1950s and the Legacy of the Lakes Museum.

Lakes and Legacies

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Grandpa's Decoys

Spearing with decoys hand-carved In the 1950s by Charlie Tomoson.

Grandpa's Decoys

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New Traditions

Amundson family holds their annual fishing trip at Lake of the Woods.

New Traditions

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Lake of the Woods Remembrances

Lake of the Woods where veteran is memorialized and Amundsons hold annual fishing trip.

Lake of the Woods Remembrances

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Lake of the Woods Memorial

The late Mark Bode, a U.S. Navy veteran, is memorialized at Lake of the Woods.

Lake of the Woods Memorial

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Rick-A-Shay Riders

Riders learns skills and gain confidence leading horses in choreographed formations.

Rick-A-Shay Riders

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Rick-A-Shay, Regals and Goats

Rick-A-Shay Riders, regal fritillary butterflies and goats grazing bluff prairies.

Rick-A-Shay, Regals and Goats

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A Regal Entry

Regal fritillary butterflies are introduced at the Crow-Hassan Park Reserve.

A Regal Entry

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Goat Prairies

Goats clear buckthorn from southeast Minnesota blufflands.

Goat Prairies

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Raptor Rescue

The Raptor Center treats injured birds and educates the public about birds of prey.

Raptor Rescue

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One of a Kind

An army sergeant who lost an arm is presented with a custom-made rod and reel.

One of a Kind

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In Service and Healing

Soldier who lost an arm receives a custom-made rod and reel, and inside The Raptor Center.

In Service and Healing

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Prairie Stewards

Featuring western Minnesota conservationists Roger Strand and Brad and Kristi Fernholz.

Prairie Stewards

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Life of a Prairie

A tallgrass prairie on the Minnesota River that has never been cultivated.

Life of a Prairie

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A Deer Friend

Farm fields turned into a wildlife kingdom.

A Deer Friend

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Art Through a Lens

Fine art photographer Kristi Fernholz captures images of prairie habitat and rural life.

Art Through a Lens