Environment

It can be relatively easy to catch lots of steelhead during their spring spawning runs in rivers and creeks

Points North: It’s Not The Trout That Counts

It’s not about numbers. So says my friend about steelhead fishing.


Green is the word of the month along the Gunflint Trail

Wildersmith May 13

I’m back in the woods once more! Great to be home at Wildersmith after a fine trip to Iowa for my annual stint as an official at the 102nd Drake Relays in Des Moines.


Wolf at Tucker Lake. Photo by Fran Smith

Wolf biologist Mark McNay on wolf-human interactions

Buck spoke April 22 with Mark McNay, retired wolf biologist, about wolf-human encounters and what they tell us about wolves.


Dr. Seth Moore by Carah Thomas-Maskell

Dr. Seth Moore - Tribal Sovereignty, Treaty Rights, and Federal Partnerships

Dr. Seth Moore is Director of Biology and Environment with the Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa.


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Young women seek to be first to re-create 'Canoeing with the Cree' adventure

Ann Raiho and Natalie Warren, St. Olaf seniors and Camp Menogyn alums, stopped by The Roadhouse April 1 to talk about their upcoming adventure, Hudson Bay Bound. They hope to become the first women to paddle the 2,250 miles from Minneapolis to Hudson Bay, re-creating Eric Sevareid's journey and, along the way, raising money for YMCA Camp Menogyn.


Lake Ice

Nosey Rosey May 6

Rrruff! RRRRuff! RRRRRRrrrruuff! This is Nosey Rosey for WTIP radio. I’m rrruf-fing today because the ice is ruff and getting ruffer every day.


Snow on the Lake

Nosey Rosey April 29

Aaaaah- Rooo!! This is Nosey Rosey for WTIP comyooonitee radio. Mud season! Snow Season! Mud season! Snow Season! Come on! Make up your mind Mother Nature.


Bird Migration

Looking at bird migration on the North Shore

Chel Anderson is a North Shore naturalist. She lives in Cook County and joins us periodically to talk about phenology or what’s going on in the woods right now. Welcome back, Chel.


Otter

Spring is the time to observe otters

Chel Anderson is a North Shore naturalist. She lives here in Cook County and joins us periodically to talk about phenology or what’s going on in the woods right now. Welcome, Chel.


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National Geographic "Adventurer of the Year" Andrew Skurka on The Roadhouse

Andrew Skurka, adventurer and athlete, chatted with Buck April 29 about exploration and travel, including his recent 4,700-mile, 6-month Alaska-Yukon expedition. He's the featured speaker at the Superior Hiking Trail Association meeting Saturday, May 7 at Wolf Ridge in Finland.