Great Outdoors

Ringing in the New Year Outdoors in the Northland

DULUTH, Minn. - With most people enjoying the day off of work, some spent the holiday outside. FOX 21 photojournalist Marcus Asmus caught up with outdoor enthusiasts at the Hartley Nature Center in Duluth.

Mini Mushers at the Secret Forest Playschool

DULUTH, Minn. -- Dog sledding was widely used by those traveling from village to village along the north shore and later by mail carriers. One legendary mail carrier in particular, John Beargrease, is still…

Heavy Lake Effect Snow Benefits

IRONWOOD, Mich. -- In this weeks Great Outdoors, Fox 21's Meteorologist Brittney Merlot takes us to the snowbelt that's just finishing digging out of their recent lake effect winter storm. Plows and…

"The Haunt" at Poplar Golf Course

POPLAR, Wisc. --  A small Wisconsin town is now hosting local screams, "The Haunt"! In this week's Great Outdoors Fox 21's Brittney Merlot takes us inside at Poplar Golf Course, to experience…

Enjoy The Multi-Color Vibrant Views Of Fall

CARLTON, Minn. -- In this week’s Great Outdoors, Fox 21’s Meteorologist Brittney Merlot takes on a hike through the fall foliage of Jay Cooke State Park. “The colors seem to be peaking a little faster…

Great Outdoors: Great Lakes Aquarium Camp

DULUTH, Minn. - Protecting Lake Superior from invasive species continues to be an important issue an this week Great Lakes Aquarium is teaching kids how they can help. Kids eight to eleven years…

Ropes Course & Ziplining Along North Shore

SILVER BAY, Minn. -- A brand new adventure has popped up in Minnesota! In this week's great outdoors Fox 21's Brittney Merlot takes us up into the tree tops, climbing and zipping…

Campgrounds Prepare for Memorial Day Weekend

DULUTH, Minn.- Memorial Day weekend is right around the corner, and that's famously a time when families get in their camper, or pack up their tents, to go camping. With 105 campsites…

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