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Sunset at Forest Lodge

Forest Lodge Educational Campus

…Rental Rates & Details Forest Lodge On Lake Namekagon. Northland College and the Cable Natural History Museum offer public tours of Forest Lodge. Explore the fascinating history and architectural design of the Forest Lodge Historic District. The estate is nestled among 872 acres of old growth forest in the heart…

Sigurd Olson Speeches

…to do something about it. It doesn’t have to be a Jackson Hole, or a wilderness canoe country, or any other romantic or superlative region. It can be Wampus Creek or any close-to-home, commonplace little area, any one of the hundreds of thousands of intimate little corners or this continent…

Sigurd Olson Articles

…years ago and those old roadways are still in evidence, roadways for all those who wish to travel through the new woods country. To the skiers, these roads are invaluable, for they mean that cross country trails can be found wherever they wish to go. I know several close to…

Sigurd Olson Letters

…of fanaticism can be made to echo loudly. It is something like our basic attitude on the outboard motor—should we deliberately put into the picture a blanket or omnibus measure which will necessarily attract the fire of scores of strong interests who see in this bill or may see in…

Alec Drakenberg

Meet the Beast: Alec Z. Drachenberg

…with [Orientation Coordinator] Lucas Will, who tells me that the first Outdoor Orientation trip sessions are for athletes only. I emailed the cross country coach immediately. Peter Macky said, “We’d like to have you on the team… Make sure you get up to fifty miles a week to prepare for…

Northland College Women's Soccer NCAA III

Athletics

…support your physical and your mental life by investing in both academics and athletics. Check out our fitness center and our athletic facilities. https://youtu.be/z6fGM3GPf0w https://youtu.be/ovUu9ftHtZA https://youtu.be/Kzu4mwWCdik Women’s Sports Basketball Cross Country Golf Hockey Soccer Softball Volleyball https://youtu.be/RLXPVWP7QR8 Men’s Sports Baseball Basketball Cross Country Golf Hockey Lacrosse Soccer Men’s Sports Baseball…

Sigurd F. Olson Journal Entries

…Outfitting Co., [and] the giving up of my dream to spend the winters writing. Of course it may also mean getting into a line of work that will give me just the sort of life I want, a chance to be out of doors most of the time, time to…

Northland College student with journal

296 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail

Jane Dahlgren Hikes Solo for May Term

…hard—both physically and emotionally,” Barb Gipple said. “When I asked her if she wanted to get off the trail, she said, ‘no’—it was not part of the equation. She was absolutely determined to continue and to complete the hike.” Dahlgren left behind extra food, tore out pages she no longer…

Northland College students help build a section of the Ice Age Trail.

Students, Faculty Add Muscle to Ice Age Trail

Northland College Assistant Professor of Geoscience Dave Ullman and four students worked alongside other volunteers for a weekend in October to help continue the 1200-mile Ice Age National Scenic Trail. “Northland students have a passion for their study of the natural world, while also seeking out ways to have a…

Journal Entries Singing Wilderness

…have something different–no one in your acquaintance feels as you do–no one at all.” And on October 25, he said, “You are a poet. That is where your power lies….You are emerging as a poet of the out-of-doors.” By early February, 1955, Olson had decided on a new way to…