Archive for the ‘Canoe trips’ Category

New canoe day on the Gunflint Trail

Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

""You probably know  by now that Bearskin is getting back into the canoe outfitting business, after an absence of several decades.  Some days we certainly wonder why we keep trying new things.  Doing business exactly the same way over and over would surely be easier.  But noooo, we have to keep venturing into new territory, complicating our lives with new ideas.

Quinn spent all winter shopping for the best possible gear for Bearskin Wilderness Outfitters. Now all the gear he ordered is arriving and he's in St. Cloud for 2 months, coaching the St. Cloud Cathedral girls ultimate frisbee team (2nd place last weekend in the Western National High School Championships–they will be formidable in the state tournament, but that's off topic…)   This is a  little like letting somebody else unwrap all your Christmas presents while you're out of town — we get to open all the new boxes of gear, while Quinn only hears about what he received from afar.


Whatever happened to the blog?

Friday, March 19th, 2010

Yes, we know. We haven't been keeping up with the Bearskin Blog. I ran out of inspiration. Seems like I've already made fun of everyone and everything at Bearskin.  The Bearskin Blog needs the arrival of a new season or some new employees to target.  🙂

Meanwhile, if you're in the mood for East Bearskin Lake news, you can always turn to Quinn's new blog for Bearskin Wilderness Outfitters:   As he wrote in his introductory blog: