Congratulations to our monthly photo contest winners for 2010.
January 2010 – Weather. Snowy Morning on Other Man Lake, May 2009. Photo taken by: KipOrby
February 2010 – Portages. Somewhere in the Kawishiwi River headwaters region – October 2009. Photo taken by: gerg.
March 2010 – New Life. Recovery in a controlled burn just South of Meditation Lake circa 2003. Photo taken by: SLR87a.
April 2010 – The Drive North Splitrock Lighthouse in Splitrock State Park , MN Photo taken by: 24KGold
May 2010 – Canoe Country Oddities Looked like someone thought this jaw bone was nice enough to frame. Photo taken by: BanD
June 2010 – Off the Beaten Path This is Ferret Lake. It is on the southeast side of Long Island Lake and we hiked up through a small burn area to see this lake. Photo taken by: Ritz
July 2010 – The Essence of Canoe Country Memories that will last forever no matter how old we get or where life takes us. Photo taken by: Wallidave
August 2010- Sunsets/Sunrises of the Northland This photo was taken 8/25/2010 near Bald Rock Falls in the Falls Chain. No better stress reliever than sitting by the campfire and enjoying the setting sun. Photo taken by: swestern ***Annual Grand Prize Winner***
September 2010 – Boreal Forest – Trees of the North The Boreal Forest, My Home, Sweet Home. Photo taken by: ellebell
October 2010 – Stringers-O-Fish We were feeding 8 hungry guys with these and we ate every last bite. Mmmmmmm Mmmmmmmmm good. Photo taken by: 24KGold
November 2010 – The Good Life Dr Cechner, in North Bay was complaining about a few mosquito bites on his tongue. Photo taken by: clamdigger
December 2010 – Remembering our Paddling Partners Myron, a 77 year old participant on our dog sled trip on the Kawishiwi River. Photo taken by: xcnellie
Our family has canoed Quetico since early 1960s from Ely to Atikokan to the Gunflint Trail. A big family trip again this year and your accommodations and outfitting were both wonderful. Thank you for your support and advice. We will be back!