WTIP Outdoor News Podcast

Ice Fishing and Traveling to the BWCA with Sled Dogs

Kate Tender and Allison Opheim spent the winter working as sled dog tour guides at Points Unknown, a Cook County business near the Arrowhead Trail.

Kate and Allison recently went ice fishing for the first time. WTIP’s Joe Friedrichs tagged along to chase lake trout during a recent adventure to the BWCA with the duo from Points Unknown. Learn more about Kate and Allison’s experiences working as local sled-dog guides in this episode.

Also featured is audio from a school in Grand Marais where the students learn about mushing by building their own sleds from various classroom objects. They call it… The Ikidarod!