Trees in mist
| People | Recreation

The Wilderness in a Time of Crisis

What is it about the wilderness that makes it such a spiritual necessity? Is it the simplicity of being…

Black and White photo of canvas tent in the BWCA
| People | Recreation

The Way We Used to Travel in the BWCA

Three women recount their experiences in the Boundary Waters during the 1960s and 70s. These accounts provide a unique…

Rainbow over a kevlar canoe in the BWCAW
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A Plea for Stewardship

Preserving the BWCA is a paradox. On one level, its survival depends on people visiting it and falling in…