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September 15, 2017
Free rafting trip Saturday, reservations necessary
This free community paddling event is free to anyone, 12 or older (with adult). Attendees at this event will have a chance to hone their paddling skills while also experiencing the unique beauty of the St. Louis River. Meet at 2 p.m. at the UMD Outpost/National Kayak and Canoe Center...
September 15, 2017 - 1:14pm
August 11, 2017
A unique new kind of race comes to Pine Valley
Participants then have another challenge. They’ll receive a map and need to bring a compass, which they must use to find the finish line, located...
August 11, 2017 - 11:12am
July 24, 2017
Whitewater and what else?
>"It's a six-foot drop in a narrow tongue of water where the raft hits a powerful wave," Langley said, "and then the entire wave engulfs you."...
July 24, 2017 - 5:38am
July 20, 2017
Run through clouds of color
"The Color Run is the primary fundraiser for our club and proceeds from the event will directly impact the Cloquet, Esko and Carlton communities." The event is held at Pine Valley in Cloquet with check-in/race-day registration on Saturday morning at 7:30 a.m and the race starting...
July 20, 2017 - 10:53am
June 29, 2017
Learn the basics of fishing Saturday at Jay Cooke State Park
>I Can Fish! is part of a series of skill-building programs offered by the DNR's Division of Parks and Trails. Other programs in the series introduce camping, rock climbing, paddling, mountain biking and archery to beginners.
June 29, 2017 - 10:33am
Northland residents celebrate winter fun
Check out the Pine Journal newspaper to see the five pages of photographs celebrating family and winter fun that were submitted by our readers....
December 29, 2016 - 11:32am
September 16, 2016
Cloquet River Run set for next weekend
“Many people come out the night before to enjoy an awesome pasta and salad feed put on by the Churchill staff. Our post-race food tent is plentiful and fantastic! I have been part of the River Run Committee for eight years and we just love this event!”
September 16, 2016 - 10:48am
August 26, 2016
Jay Cooke State Park announces 125th anniversary celebration
Jay Cooke State Park is offering a free Sharing Community Picnic Gathering event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, at the park. This event helps commemorate the 125th anniversary of Minnesota State Parks and Trails.
August 26, 2016 - 3:30pm
June 25, 2016
River of adventure: Whitewater paddlers from around the region flock to the St. Louis River in Carlton County
People from outside the region typically think of prairies when they think of Minnesota, not realizing that northern Minnesota has “rugged territory,” Langley said. His family’s inaugural whitewater rafting experience on the St. Louis River was a memorable one for him. “The...
June 25, 2016 - 7:25am
June 8, 2016
Take a Kid fishing free weekend approaching
Minnesotans can take children 15 or younger fishing without licenses Friday, June 10, to Sunday, June 12, during Take a Kid Fishing Weekend. “This weekend is a way to introduce a kid to fishing without purchasing a fishing license,” said Jeff Ledermann, angler recruitment, retention...
June 8, 2016 - 4:30pm
May 26, 2016
State parks implement ‘all campsites reservation only’ system, has spaces left for holiday weekend
Heading into the first major holiday weekend of 2016, Minnesota state parks have already seen a record number of visitors. However, anyone looking for a holiday adventure can still find available campsites at select state parks for Memorial Day weekend. New this spring, all campsites...
May 26, 2016 - 9:32am
March 27, 2016
Snowmobile club offers adventure, training and trail-busting
“You bet I drive my own snowmobile! What fun would it be otherwise?” was the spunky reply from 91-year-old Cecelia Leon, a member of the...
March 27, 2016 - 7:20am
January 8, 2016
Snowshoeing is a walk in the park
Head to Jay Cooke State Park from 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, to enjoy a snowshoe hike and discover the magic of the park in winter. After...
January 8, 2016 - 2:48pm
November 27, 2015
Tired of shopping? Head to a state park, free on Black Friday
Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed Friday, Nov. 27, to be “Free Park Friday” at all Minnesota state parks and recreation areas. The usual $5...
November 27, 2015 - 2:42pm
June 20, 2015
Jay Cooke almost a century old
What happened in 1915? Babe Ruth hit his first home run, David Rockefeller was born with business in his bones, World War I raged on, and Jay...
June 20, 2015 - 4:34pm