Kratt Chat: April Fools

Kratt Chat: April Fools

Posted: April 1, 2015 by Kjersti Vick

April 1, 2015
The ice is off Devil’s Track.  Ha – gotcha!  April Fools.
Although many continue to embrace winter activity, we are definitely celebrating an earlier spring than last year.

Kj...

31 Days of Skiing in Minnesota

31 Days of Skiing in Minnesota

Posted: April 1, 2015 by Kjersti Vick

March madness northern Minnesota style. 31 consecutive days of skiing - downhill or cross country for at least 1 hour per day for 31 days. A few things I have learned after 31 days of skiing in Minne...

Kratt Chat: Fresh snow, new brewery, “America’s Coolest Small Town” Contest

Kratt Chat: Fresh snow, new brewery, “America’s Coolest Small Town” Contest

Posted: February 11, 2015 by Kjersti Vick

Kratt Chat: Fresh snow, new brewery, “America’s Coolest Small Town” Contest
February is starting off with a bang. While we have had decent snowfall so far this year, we still haven’t had that...

Summer Planning is Everything

Summer Planning is Everything

Posted: January 28, 2015 by Ada Igoe

"Plans are worthless. Planning is everything." - Dwight D. Eisenhower



You know, it's okay.

It's okay if you're not a winter enthusiast. Sure, this is the time of the year when snowmobilers, ...

Snow Way! Head North; Winter Straight Ahead

Snow Way! Head North; Winter Straight Ahead

Posted: January 18, 2015 by Ada Igoe



What a wintery winter! On the Gunflint Trail, we've had our share of subzero days, but compared with last winter, temperatures have been wonderfully pleasant and mild. We've been on the receiving ...

Kratt Chat | Exiting the deep freeze & congratulations Lonnie Dupre!

Kratt Chat | Exiting the deep freeze & congratulations Lonnie Dupre!

Posted: January 13, 2015 by Kjersti Vick

The New Year entered like a lion and starting this week it looks like it will be calming down just in time for MLK weekend.  The forecast is showing temperatures in the 20’s with a possibility of s...

T’is the Season for Community

T’is the Season for Community

Posted: December 3, 2014 by Ada Igoe


You know the old song, "It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas?" Those lyrics certainly ring true on the Gunflint Trail. Something about already having snow on the ground for nearly a month mak...

Kratt Chat – Being Thankful

Kratt Chat – Being Thankful

Posted: November 26, 2014 by Kjersti Vick

Kratt Chat - Being Thankful

A post from a friend on a Facebook reminded me of my first “on my own” turkey roasting event.  It seems growing up I had been in the kitchen cooking turkeys FOREVER...