The Best Fall Color Hikes on the Gunflint Trail

We think every season is hiking season on the Gunflint Trail. However, it’s seems like for many people, autumn holds the title of “favorite hiking season.”  Although the Gunflint Trail doesn’t boost a large population of maple trees like the Lutsen/Tofte area of Cook County closer to the shore, the … Continue reading

The Frost is Not on the Punkin

They’s something kindo’ harty-like about the atmusfere When the heat of summer’s over and the coolin’ fall is here— Of course we miss the flowers, and the blossums on the trees, And the mumble of the hummin’-birds and buzzin’ of the bees; But the air’s so appetizin’; and the landscape … Continue reading

Hiking from Warren’s Road to the Gunflint Trail, via Magnetic Rock

With a plethora of hiking trails in Tuscarora Lodge and Canoe Outfitters’ Gunflint Trail backyard, it’s no surprise that we’re frequently asked for hiking recommendations. More often than not, hikers want to know which trail we prefer: Centennial or Magnetic Rock? On paper, the two hikes appear pretty similar: Magnetic … Continue reading

A Northwoods Halloween

It’s Halloween and as seems apt, this morning dawns dark and misty, with a mild threat of snow. It doesn’t always snow up here on Halloween, but it’s a frequent enough occurrence that when we woke up to a good inch of wet snow on Thursday morning, I hummed “It’s … Continue reading