Banning State Park

A few weekends ago my husband and I decided to take a little day trip and go south of Duluth to hike Banning State Park. The weather was partly cloudy and 60! It was an absolute gorgeous day. With the snow melting, the river was high and roaring making its way through the surrounding forest.Continue reading “Banning State Park”

Our Fall Paradise At Oberg Mountain

On September 22nd my husband and I took the fall trip of a lifetime! We packed up our hiking gear and set coarse to Oberg Mountain in Tofte Minnesota. The main trails weren’t too difficult to hike but some trails were more challenging than others. Every once in a while, there would be points whereContinue reading “Our Fall Paradise At Oberg Mountain”

George H. Crosby Manitou State Park

George H. Crosby State Park is located in Finland Minnesota. Driving out to this astonishing sanctuary feels like you’re in the mountains of Montana or in the Alaskan wilderness because you’re isolated from the rest of the world. When you start to hike, you will notice that it’s silent. If you just stop and listenContinue reading “George H. Crosby Manitou State Park”

Gooseberry Falls

Gooseberry Falls is up Minnesota’s north shore and is found in the town of Two Harbors. It holds many waterfalls and wild flowers amid the towering cave like stone walls. There are many trails to roam and visit throughout the park. One trail I like in particular is the lower trail that looks out toContinue reading “Gooseberry Falls”

Tettegouche State Park

Tettegouche is located in Silver Bay Minnesota up the north shore of Lake Superior. This was an amazing drive when looking out to the lake and flower filled ditches. One particular wild flower is the Lupine. Lupines grow in clusters and bloom in different shades of purple. These are quite lovely to look at. WhenContinue reading “Tettegouche State Park”

Split Rock Lighthouse State Park: A Wonder To Behold

Split Rock Lighthouse State Park is a hop, skip, and a jump up the North Shore of Minnesota. At first, you get this huge anticipation from the road where there’s a slight break in the tree-line and you see the historic lighthouse from afar. Once you get into the park you go down the trailContinue reading “Split Rock Lighthouse State Park: A Wonder To Behold”

My Introduction

Hello friends! My name is Morgan Scofield and I’m new here in the world of blogging. Aforementioned, I’m from Northern Minnesota and like to spend time outdoors with family. I’m an avid hiker, fisher, hunter, and nature photographer. Like many people, blogging sounded interesting and I wanted to give it a whirl. Embarking on thisContinue reading “My Introduction”