Canoeing & Kayaking at Lake of the Woods

The historic Rainy River is the original “Voyageur’s Highway,” which linked the entire Great Lakes area with the northern waterways of Canada. Lake of the Woods hosted early trading posts in the [...]

NW Angle Documentary Wins Telly Award

A original television production from Prairie Public just won a Silver Telly Award for it’s wonderful story about Minnesota’s NW Angle.  “The Northwest Angle: Minnesota’s Best Kept [...]

NW Angle Featured in NY Times

The NW Angle has gotten it’s share of publicity this year.  Unfortunately, not for always the right reasons.  The Angle has been cut off from civilization as the Canadian border has been [...]

Local Group Getting Seniors on the Water

The Golden Years.  For many, they are golden, for others, not so much.  With the physical body and mind not being as fit as they used to be, once loved activities like getting on the water used [...]

Spectacular Wild Flower Tour June 19th

Minnesota’s State Flower is the Showy Lady Slipper and Lake of the Woods is the spot to view this spectacular flower.  Since 1925, the state has regulated the collection and commercial sale of [...]

Exciting Take a Kid Fishing Event

Take a Kid Fishing has been an exiting event for the past several years at Lake of the Woods and it is no different for 2021. Minnesotans 15 and younger don’t need fishing licenses any time of [...]