Tag Archives: Isle Royale National Park

Missouri Top Trails State! Show Me Why

Back by popular demand MichiganTrailMaps.com is staging its holiday sale again. Order a book and we’ll throw in one our trail maps, a $4.95 value! Order any book from our e-shop — maybe Isle Royale National Park: Foot Trails & … Continue reading

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First Time Backpacking? No Worries

A first-time backpacker wonders if she and her boyfriend will survive Isle Royale National Park. Just keep the pack under 40 pounds says Jim DuFresne. Continue reading

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Going Extreme on Classic Michigan Trails

Are these guys crazy! Covering the 40-mile Lakeshore Trail in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore or the Greenstone Ridge Trail at Isle Royale in less than a day! Good luck and I’ll see you at the end. Continue reading

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Wolves in the Wild

I was up north, researching trails in Antrim County for http://www.michigantrailmaps.com, when the press release arrived in my inbox. The tag line was intriguing: Wolf Pup Captured and Released in the Northern Lower Peninsula The release was fascinating: “A USDA … Continue reading

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