Visit Grand Marais, Minnesota

Grand Marais, Minnesota is so much more than a quaint harbor town butting up against Lake Superior. Once named the “Coolest Small Town In America,” it is also a hub for days and days of recreation along the Lake Superior shore. There is so much to do and see in and around Grand Marais. This post... Continue Reading →

Camping at Isle Royale National Park

Isle Royale is the least visited but most re-visited park in the national parks system. We can definitely understand why. It only took us one year after our original day trip to return to the island to try out the camping experience. It lived up to every expectation and then some! Camping on Isle Royale... Continue Reading →

Isle Royale National Park

Let me start by saying that Isle Royale National Park ranks as one of the least visited national parks in the United States. However, Isle Royale also ranks as the highest re-visit rate of United States National Parks. This tells me that there is a hidden gem in the middle of Lake Superior that is... Continue Reading →

Voyageurs National Park

Voyageurs National Park is unlike any other national park that we have been to. At this point, we are the only people we know who have been to Voyageurs National Park. When we talk to people about going to this park they cite it as a “logistical nightmare” to get up there. This is because... Continue Reading →

Camping in Voyageurs National Park

When we arrived at Voyageurs National Park we stopped at the visitor’s center to ask the ranger the “must-sees” before embarking on our adventure. The ranger asked where we were camping and we told her we had an island on Lake Kabetogama. Her response was, “Well, if you’re camping, that’s pretty much the thing right... Continue Reading →

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