By Jeremy Schendel
Duluth Outdoors Contributor
A fishing opener in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area yielded a quality haul of fish for Duluthian Tyler Gephart and his friends. Fishing on Basswood Lake, the guys had a great first outing along with some great sights. The night photo is created by using a long exposure setting on the camera and the use of a flashlight. The photos are courtesy of Tyler Gephart Photography.
After learning that I have a torn ligament in my wrist, I decided to take it easy on the steelhead this weekend. But the north shore was calling my name regardless so the dog and I hiked a few of Lake Superior’s beautiful tributaries.
Along our journey, we had the pleasure of meeting some fellow journalists traveling from the Twin Cities. I stopped to take their photo while Lenny showed showed off with a stick.
Hope everyone is having a great fishing opener, wherever you’re spending it!
-David Cowardin // Duluth Outdoors Managing Editor
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