Fishing Camp in Northern Minnesota September 19-25

This spring some of the guys from COFA (Christian Outdoors Fellowship of America) called me and asked if I would put together a five day fishing camp in the fall. I have welts on my wrist from the amount of arm twisting it takes to¬† get me to go fishing but I said yes. TheseContinue reading “Fishing Camp in Northern Minnesota September 19-25”

Wild Outdoor Adventures and Serious Fun

Nine of us embarked on a Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness Trip a few days ago. Nine of us (thankfully) came back out a few days later. High winds, swamped canoes, physical ability questions and extremely rugged territory redefined our plans. It’s one thing to look at a map and plan your adventure; quite anotherContinue reading “Wild Outdoor Adventures and Serious Fun”

Consider the Loon

The loons were dunking their heads into the water, rubbing the back of their heads on their feathers, diving once in awhile, but mostly checking out this stranger on a very small rock island sticking out of their lake. Black flies and mosquitoes were attacking them and I think they wanted to hand them offContinue reading “Consider the Loon”