Give to the Max Day, November 12

Join the Friends online for the annual giving day that has taken Minnesota by storm! This year, the Friends of the Boundary Waters is focused on growing our membership base by giving new members a bonus. New members will receive a Friends iron-on patch, and new member contributions will be matched up to $7,000!

Midwest Mountaineering Outdoor Adventure Expo, November 20-22

The twice-annual tradition of the Outdoor Adventure Expo continues, with Friends staff, board and volunteers spreading the word about our work to protect the BWCAW and keep it wild! Executive Director Paul Danicic is also speaking at 3:30 PM on Sunday, November 22nd on “The Five Things You Need to Know about Sulfide Mining in the Superior National Forest and BWCAW.”

Winter Weekend in the BWCAW – January 15-18, 2016

Join the Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness for a weekend of dogsledding, snowshoeing, and sledding in the BWCAW. Based out of YMCA Camp Menogyn on the Gunflint Trail, the Winter Weekend provides a great opportunity for individuals and families to get outside and enjoy the unique landscape of the Boundary Waters in winter. Click here for more details and to register.