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Spring’s Finally Here……or is it?

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It still feels like Winter in Door County but Wednesday March 20th marks the vernal equinox despite the lingering cold. Astronomically, the vernal equinox marks the moment at which Earth’s axis tilts neither away from nor toward the sun, resulting in nearly equal periods of daylight and darkness across the globe. An observer on Earth’s…

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Door County Morel Hunting Season

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Caught in the WIld: The Elusive Blonde Morel Spring in Wisconsin is the best with morels, ramps, and fiddleheads, our forests are overflowing with wonderful wild things to eat.  And with Wisconsin Winters getting shorter and warmer, it seems that Morel mushrooms our popping up earlier and earlier each year. The elusive Morel mushroom is an…

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Top 5 Things to do with your Kids on a Snow Day

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When inclement weather hits in the winter months and you’re stuck inside, here are some fun things you can do with your kids. 1. Turn down the thermostat 5 degrees, crowd onto the couch under some blankets, and watch a family movie together. Snuggle time! 2. Break out an old board game. Candyland or Chutes…

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Lake Michigan Water Levels Follow-Up

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It looks like the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers is going to be taking a closer look on the connection between the falling water levels of the Great Lakes and the St. Clair River, according to this recent article by the Associated Press. A couple of weeks ago I discussed Door County’s water levels, and…

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Asteroid to give Earth Close Shave!!

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This baby is coming right for us!! Have you heard the news?!?!  Apparently there is an asteroid is the size of the Mercedes Benz Superdome and it’s scheduled to skim our beloved Earth on February 15th.  Check out this article below by Space.com for more info and let us know what your thoughts are. I’m…

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Door County Backpacker

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Backpacking is great fun and there are some great day and weekend trips in Door County that are a lot of fun and great for beginners and novice alike!  Favorite places to go are Newport and Rock Island State Parks. Newport State Park…

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New Snowfall Means Better Animal Track Visibility

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  Tracks of Common Midwest Species With +8″ of fresh white snow, it’s looking like it’s going to be a great weekend for outside activities in beautiful Door County! And whether you’re snow shoeing, crosscountry skiing, or hiking, make sure you observe all that is beautiful above and below you.  Secrets are revealed when the…

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Lake Michigan Water Levels: Will They Ever Come Back Up Again?

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Here’s a great article from the Peninsula Pulse that discusses a pretty hot topic.  As many of you probably know, especially those of you who have been in Door County recently, the water levels continue to drop at an alarming rate. For instance, our staff at Gravity Trails has kayaked the Mink River regularly for…

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Rock On, Wisconsin!

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Grab your chalk, shoes, and crash pads because the early summer weather has been perfect for climbing! Recently, I met up with Taylor, an old friend from high-school, who now works the climbing wall at UW-La Crosse to spend the weekend at Devils Lake State Park near Baraboo, WI. Our first day, we hiked around…

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Door County Weather

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Ephraim Stormy Sunset Door County Weather -Naturally Airconditioned Door County’s Weather Patterns An Observant Perspective My sailing, kitesurfing, paragliding, rock climbing, skateboarding, swimming, running, native american, and local friends have put together an assortment of weather knowledge.  The weather observations from these locals and multiple outdoor recreation standpoints will give you a peak into our…

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