A wonderful fall day for mountain biking.
A sunny day with near 70 degree temperatures at the end of October brings lots of mountain bikers to the Cuyuna Lakes mountain bike trails.
Home: Eagan, MN
Occupation: Photo stylist
Seen: Bouldering at Eldon Boulders, soon to be part of Banning State Park.
Gear: FiveTen climbing shoes, Organic crash pad and chalk bag, a brush for cleaning rock and a file for calluses.
Shelly Stowman gives a tour.
Right now, construction crews are clearing brush and moving dirt for new mountain bike trails, but Shelly Stowman’s full attention is focused on November 28, the opening day of the new Detroit Mountain Ski and Recreation area in Detroit Lakes.
At an August open house, more than 1000 visitors snuck a first look at the new lodge and warming house, complete with a bar, fireplace, and guest services...
Wonderful Fall Foliage
Fall colors in full swing at Bemidji's Movil Maze singletrack MTB trails
Dancing at the Old Mill
Grinding Day at Old Mill State Park, an annual event in late August, is a celebration of a century old tradition of grinding wheat, meeting friends, and enjoying nature at this oasis on the prairie.
The Paul Bunyan State Trail through Lake Bemidji State Park.
Today, Walker mayor Scott Bruns and Shingobee committee volunteer Steve Bilben cut the ribbon to officially open the Shingobee Connection Trail.
It’s a “ 24/0 overnight out-camp-back, all i
Trails Q&A: Soo Line Trail
Name: Joff Summerfield
Occupation: Penny-farthing builder and racer.
Hometown: London, England
Seen: On SOO-Line Trail near Bowlus, riding a penny-farthing on his second 22,000-mile trip around the world because "When you’re on the road, you remember every day, and that’s how I want to live."