All Things Boundary Waters

Where Are the Millennials and Will They Start Showing Up?

This past weekend, I spent some time in our booth at the Chicagoland Fishing, Travel and Outdoor Expo.  The crowds were large and the conversations were good.  But something, or should I say someone, was missing – the Millennials.  One of our team members did an unofficial count and estimated a ratio of 15 “gray...
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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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