Eight days into a paddling trip, your muscles are beginning to have an earned ache, your skin is burnt and dotted with bites, and your mind? Totally clear, except for the soundtrack that has started bubbling up unexpectedly in your mind. Many of us have experienced it, the constant flow of 80′s classics, camp songs, [...]
A group of students from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire traveled to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness last month to study biology; of course, they also experienced beauty and the joys of working as a team in a challenging wilderness environment.
The Eau Claire Leader-Telegram newspaper’s reporter Rob Hanson accompanied the group, and wrote [...]