Ron Hustvedt

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The great Minnesota Scientific and Natural Areas debate

The great Minnesota Scientific and Natural Areas debate

Public lands: Let's trust hunters and trappers to ethical access state SNAs

June 2014
BWCAW camper and family vows: “We shall return.”

BWCAW camper and family vows: “We shall return.”

Learning from generals Washington and MacArthur, then letting common sense prevail outdoors so you can camp another day

June 2014
Making Take-A-Kid Fishing Weekend more than an annual event

Making Take-A-Kid Fishing Weekend more than an annual event

Recipe for youth angling success: Find water, chuck a lure into it, retrieve, and see what happens. Repeat as needed. Keep it fun.

June 2014
A look back at the excellent 2014 Governor's Fishing Opener on Gull Lake

A look back at the excellent 2014 Governor's Fishing Opener on Gull Lake

Angling skills expand in walleye hunt, but essence of opener – family and fun – stays the same.

May 2014
Border country ice-walleye trip becomes parable for tending to your cold-weather gear

Border country ice-walleye trip becomes parable for tending to your cold-weather gear

Damaged equipment during an epic ice fishing snowmobile ride to the far-reaching walleye, sauger, and perch grounds of Lake of the Woods

January 2014
A crucial element for Minnesota's early Canada goose hunt: the decoys

A crucial element for Minnesota's early Canada goose hunt: the decoys

A young hunter needs to borrow some waterfowling decoys for the Sept. 1 goose opener, and the author obliges

August 2013
Top smallmouth bass angling action in Wisconsin's Lake Winnebago

Top smallmouth bass angling action in Wisconsin's Lake Winnebago

Visit to in-laws becomes fun fishing trip with Mr. Bluegill

May 2013
Ice fishing wrap-up on the most addictive of lakes

Ice fishing wrap-up on the most addictive of lakes

Lake of the Woods provides incredible late-ice action during a cold March.

March 2013
As walleye seasons wrap up, start planning for ice-fishing 2013-2014

As walleye seasons wrap up, start planning for ice-fishing 2013-2014

While transitioning from ice-fishing to open water, watch for deals on hard-water angling equipment.

February 2013

Better angling: Modern ice fishing's multiple paradigm shifts

November 2012