moose | Boundary Waters Blog
Blog Archives

Isle Royale to welcome healthy wolves, researchers happy, moose not so much

This might be a better headline than the one Popular Science used to describe what is happening on Isle Royale with wolves. Their headline claims,  “A pack of wolves is about to save this national park.” A little bit dramatic

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Gunflint Trail

Should wolves be brought to Isle Royale?

It’s a question that is currently being debated. There is a contingency of people who want to continue to study the relationship of moose and wolves on the island. The study has been ongoing since 1958 and researchers would like

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in wildlife

Moose Munching on the Gunflint Trail

Matt and Cassidy saw these two on their way to town the other day. We love our Gunflint Trail moose!

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Gunflint Trail

Minnesota Moose Population Stable

From the Minnesota DNR Moose population remains low but stable for a seventh year Population estimate statistically unchanged from last year’s estimate Results of the 2018 moose survey indicate the moose population in northeastern Minnesota remains stable but relatively low

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in News

Moose Hit and Killed by Two Vehicles on the Gunflint Trail

I hate to hear about the death of a moose but thankfully neither of the drivers of the two separate vehicles that hit the moose were injured. The first local driver hit the moose on the evening of the 18th.

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Gunflint Trail

Mr. Bull Moose

I was treated to a special kind of traffic jam the other day when I drove up the Gunflint Trail. Mr. Bull Moose was busy licking salt off of the road and after a brief retreat he returned to lick

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Gunflint Trail

Moose Survives Wolf Attack

When I watched this video I didn’t know what the outcome was going to be and I was scared for the moose the entire time. I want you to be able to enjoy the video without worry hence the title

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in News

Bummer for a Bull Moose

Thankfully the driver and passenger in a vehicle that struck a moose on the Gunflint Trail were uninjured. Unfortunately the bull moose was killed. According to Cook County Sheriff’s Office the accident took place near the Moose Viewing area on

Tagged with: ,
Posted in wildlife

Moose Moment on the Gunflint Trail

We were visiting Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center yesterday when all of a sudden the woman working the desk said, “There’s a bull moose at the end of the road.” Everyone stopped what they were doing, hurried to their cars

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Gunflint Trail

Moose News on the Gunflint Trail

We’ve been seeing way more moose this year than we have in the past few years at Voyageur Canoe Outfitters. It’s been super fun to see them swimming and wading in the water and walking along the Gunflint Trail. The

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Gunflint Trail

Follow @bwcabloglady on twitter.


Pin It   


Receive this Blog via Email


Sign up for our online newsletter:
Email:
Archives