Category Archives: Adventures

Cell Towers in Wild Places and National Parks

Many of you may recall the controversy surrounding an ATT cell tower that was built near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area wilderness.  After a fight that went all the way to the Minnesota Supreme Court, the 450-foot tower was completed in 2013.  It is true that the flashing red light on top of the tower...
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Portage With Confidence in the BWCA

I remember my first trip to the Boundary Waters.  Truth is, I was both excited and nervous.  While I had confidence in my canoeing skills, I had never really portaged between lakes before.  I was not sure what to expect. williams and hall outfitterw ely bwca A portage is defined...
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