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North Country Trail

This photo was taken November 2009 when the "golden spike," an aspen sapling pole, was placed to mark the joining of the trail from Itasca State Park to Chippewa National Forest. Front row: Itasca Moraine Chapter (ITM) volunteers Florence Hedeen, Darrel Rodekuhr, Bruce Johnson, Carter Hedeen. Middle row: Jerry Trout. Back row: Minnesota Conservation Corps member Lauren Vilan, ITM volunteers Mike Sharkey, Byron Knapp, Chuck Johnson, MCC members Joe Anderson and Matt Case. (Submitted photo)
COLUMN: History in the making: Hubbard County's North Country Trail
July 14, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 19, 2018
The Laurentian Lakes Chapter seeks volunteers to adopt a portion of the North Country Trail and help keep it in good condition for all outdoor enthusiasts. (Submitted photo)
North Country Trail Column: Adopt a hiking trail on National Trails Day
May 19, 2018 - 1:00pm
April 14, 2018
The Itasca Moraine Chapter will be holding a "Trail Tune-Up Day" this spring to clear the North Country Trail of overhanging brush. Volunteers are welcome. (Submitted photos)
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
April 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 17, 2018
Last spring, Janice Spriner trained on the North Country Trail in prepartion for her hike along the Camino de Santiago in northwest Spain and Portugal. This photo was taken near Vigo, Spain. (Submitted photo)
Where the North Country Trail meets the Camino de Santiago
March 17, 2018 - 10:00am
February 14, 2018
Curt McCabe takes a turn on his hok skis Monday at Heartland Park in Park Rapids. (Photos by Robin Fish / Enterprise)
Hok skiing to be offered at Shingobee Saturday
February 14, 2018 - 10:00am
February 10, 2018
Column: Explore the North Country Trail year 'round
February 10, 2018 - 5:48pm
August 13, 2017
Upcoming North Country Trail hikes planned
August 13, 2017 - 9:36am
Tracy and Ben La Van from Des Moines, Iowa recently hiked a portion of the North Country National Scenic Trail around Park Rapids after winning an Explore Minnesota contest. (Submitted photo)
Iowa couple wins guided hike on North Country Trail
May 13, 2017 - 10:00am
People come together on Hike for Hope
October 13, 2016 - 7:48am
August 7, 2016
Hiking the NCT: Connecting foreigners to the trail
August 7, 2016 - 9:17am
June 29, 2016
Hiking the North Country Trail: Building a tolerance for puddle water
June 29, 2016 - 11:11am
March 13, 2016
Put on the hiking boots and head down the trail. (Nicole Vik / Enterprise)
Volunteers sought for North Country Trail
March 13, 2016 - 1:30pm
May 10, 2014
Byron Knapp took a hike on the North Country Scenic Trail this past week. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
North Country Scenic Trail undergoing ‘spring cleaning'
May 10, 2014 - 2:47pm