This week we hear from Trek North Head Mountain Bike Coach Jerry Smith and Lake Bemidji State Park Manager Pete Harrison on the 5th Annual Fat Bike Rally at the park March 2nd. We’ll also find out about other trail opportunities and find out about High School Mountain Biking Competitions.
Paul Bunyan Country Outdoors
Paul Bunyan Country Outdoors features discussion of all things outdoors in the True North. With thousands of lakes and thousands of acres of forest, Paul Bunyan Country is home to some of the best fishing and hunting in North America and you’ll hear from the some of the nation’s best guides and anglers.
Dick Beardsley Talks Ice Fishing & Extreme Temps. Plus, the Park Rapids Fishing Derby is THIS Saturday!
We talk all things ice fishing with Dick Beardsley and what really, really, REALLY cold temps mean for the bite. Plus, Jerry Benham with the details on this weekend’s HUGE American Legion Park Rapids Ice Fishing Derby on Fishhook Lake.
Captain Ron Hunter, longtime owner of Judd’s Resort & Lake Winni fishing guide is going into the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame in March. We discuss the honor, his history, his thoughts on his beloved Lake Winnibigoshish and what keeps him wetting a line.
We checked in with Matt Breuer of North Country Guide Service to talk ice fishing, and ended up covering much more…including ocean fishing, winter hunts, and hunting for edibles. He is a busy boy.
DNR Fish & Wildlife Marketing Director Jen Wical Discusses Fishing & Hunting Trends, And The Economic Impact of Hunting & Fishing
Jen Wical joins us to discuss what the future of fishing & hunting looks like, We discuss the user trends as well as the incredible economic impact of fishing and hunting in Minnesota…and the nation.
We check in with Carl Adams from Timberline Sports in Blackduck & Ethan Rogers from Northwoods Bait in Bemidji to find out how the ice fishing bite was over the holiday break and what we can expect in January.
Bro Brosdahl talks ICE! Plus, HW Science Center Exec Director Annie Butler-Ricks on the Traveling Exhibit: We are Water MN
The ice is good and the bite is on. Bro’s got the details and the enthusiasm. Plus, Annie Butler-Ricks of the Headwaters Science Center discusses an amazing (and temporary) traveling exhibit available now: We Are Water-Minnesota.
Tara Hokuf Wants To Create a New Generation Of Women In The Outdoors. We Talk With Her About Her Goals And Challenges
Tara Hokuf Outdoors is a Facebook page that is just the starting point of this lifetime outdoorswoman’s goal of making the outdoors cool for all genders. She also leads a Well Armed Woman Chapter and competed in last year’s international Extreme Huntress competition.Meet this Outdoor Leader in this week’s show.
Dick Beardsley Drills Down on Ice Fishing & Some Big Fishing Events Coming To The Headwaters Science Center
If you need a winter pick me up, we’ve got it! The always positive Dick Beardsley is here to tell us about some great fishing events and activities coming to the Headwaters Science Center, PLUS, as long as we have him in studio, we talk ice fishing!
A much deserved honor for Chip Leer of Fishin’ The Wildside. He will be inducted into the FW Fishing Hall Of Fame at Minneapolis’ Northwest Sport Show in March. We hear the Chip Leer story, find out what makes him tick, and why he loves the outdoors. It’s all on this week’s show.