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Five Years Living Off the Grid with Sled Dogs | Part 1 | Firewood

This April (2017) will be our five year anniversary of living off the grid on our forty acre homestead. Life itself, is very challenging and hard work when you have no access to modern conveniences such as running water, power, internet, fuel, etc. Simplifying you life off the grid sounds romantic, a dream many people [...]

By | 2017-04-06T14:35:49+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Categories: Anniversary, Off the Grid|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Five Years Living Off the Grid with Sled Dogs | Part 1 | Firewood

Preparing for Fall Training – Equipment and Exercises

Turbo and Grace first day of fall training 2014 Fall ATV training is just around the corner in just four weeks! In northern Minnesota our usual start date is right around September 15th plus or minus seven days. Our kennel cutoff is 50-52F for harness training and 55-58F for free running depending on the humidity. [...]

By | 2017-03-16T09:06:50+00:00 August 16th, 2015|Categories: Equipment, Exercises for Mushers, Training|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Preparing for Fall Training – Equipment and Exercises

Two Years in Duluth!

It's hard to believe how fast time flies by as April 2014 marks two years since we purchased our property on 40 acres and moved back to Duluth! I knew the area very well as we used to grouse hunt up here and knew there was a designated dog trail around the property and outlying [...]

By | 2017-03-16T09:06:52+00:00 March 31st, 2014|Categories: Off the Grid|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

The Coldest Winter on Record!

If you live anywhere near the Duluth area, you know it's been a very cold winter for sure! We had our first big snowfall over three days in December leaving us 33" of new snow, that's a lot of snow to deal with at one time! Cold weather always follows snow storms in the northern [...]

By | 2017-03-16T09:06:52+00:00 March 27th, 2014|Categories: Winter Off The Grid|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

5 Year Anniversary Celebration!

Come and celebrate 5 years with us! Friday, October 3 - Sunday, October 5, 2014 ATTN mushers, friends, family, and dog enthusiasts! Let's get together for a fun fall getaway in the Northern MN forest just 17 miles North of Duluth Minnesota. Camping room available on the premises and in the forest. All ages and [...]

By | 2017-03-16T09:06:52+00:00 March 19th, 2014|Categories: Anniversary|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on 5 Year Anniversary Celebration!