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Big Foot Sign on Gunflint Trail Near Grand Marais

According to signs there’s a new hazard for hiking Eagle Mountain near Grand Marais.

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Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center Celebrates the Gunfint Trail in Minnesota

The Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Centerr at at 28 Moose Pond Drive in Grand Marais has opened in the former Chik-Wauk Lodge and celebrates the Gunflight Trail through Boundary Waters in Minnesota.

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Boundary Waters Recommends Late July/August Visits to Avoid Bugs

The Star Tribune in an excellent article on traveling in Boundary Waters says that June is a horrible for mosquitos but that late July and August are nearly bug free.

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Boundary Waters Loosens Fire Restrictions and Reopens Kekabic Trail

Boundary Waters in loosening fire restrictions imposed earlier this year because of drought. Use of a fire, campfire or wood/charcoal burning stove is still prohibited outside of campgrounds. The Forest Service re-opened the Kekekabic Trail and associated trails on May … Continue reading

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Peter Thompson’s Geology of Highpoints

Peter Thompson at the University of New Hampshire has an elegant and comprehensive description website about the geology of the highpoints of each state.

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State County Highpoints

County Highpoints is the defacto website and forum for highpointers. Once you visit the 50 states, you’ve caught the bug and next logical spot are the 3,500+ county highpoints.

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50states.com State Profile

50states.com has great information summarizing each state.

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Official Summit Benchmark Datasheet Histories

Richard Carey at peakbagging.com has put together a very useful list of summit benchmark information as well as the official U.S. Government datasheets on the history of the benchmark.

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U.S. State Highpoint Trip Reports

Post your trip reports here.

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Eagle Mountain, Minnesota, Trip Reports

You can post your Eagle Mountain trip reports as comments here or americasroof eagle mountain trip reports or summitpost eagle mountain Feel free to cross post! Original americasroof eagle mountain

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