Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness

Photo: Adam Baker, Fish Boy The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW) extends along 150 miles (240 km) the U.S.–Canada border in the Arrowhead Region of Minnesota, USA. The combined region of the BWCAW, Superior National Forest, Voyageurs National Park, and Ontario’s Quetico and La Verendrye Provincial Parks make up a large area of contiguous …

Vegas Golden Knights 2018

Photo When did we know the Vegas Golden Knights were for real? Everything is Vegas is hyped from the start, but this team outlasted its soft opening and exceeded everyone’s expectations. Bellmare: “We know we are good.” The team has Home Ice Advantage in the Mojave Desert. Hashtags: #VegasBorn Facebook Viewing parties? https://dlvec.com http://cityofhenderson.com/henderson-happenings/henderson-pavilion/henderson-pavilion—open-air-theater Hey …

Wimberley, Texas

Favorite places Wimberley is located in central Hays County in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, between Austin and San Antonio, only 16 miles from San Marcos. The center of Wimberley is situated at the confluence of Cypress Creek and the Blanco River, roughly 1,000 feet above sea level on the Edwards Plateau. Key …

Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge

Photo: theilr, Moonrise Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, and the Fourth of July. Bosque del Apache seasonally offers FREE guided tours. Sign up in the visitor center or call (575) 835-1828 ext 0 for reservations. Key Links https://www.fws.gov/refuge/bosque_del_apache https://www.fws.gov/nwrs/threecolumn.aspx?id=2147581678 Planeta.com New Mexico Wildlife Wild USA

Prohibition

Buzzwords Nationwide Prohibition did not begin in the United States until January 1920, when the Eighteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution went into effect. The 18th amendment was ratified in 1919, and was repealed on December 5, 1933, with the ratification of the Twenty-first Amendment. Elsewhere on the Web https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/prohibition-ends Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prohibition#United_States Planeta.com Las Vegas …

China Ranch Date Farm

China Ranch Date Farm is rich in history. The Old Spanish Trail is within walking distance, as is the historic Tonopah and Tidewater railroad bed. If you are interested in learning more about the wildlife, plants or history of the area, try the interpretive guided nature walks. Learn about the geology, botany, birds, and early …

Minnesota Grown

Elsewhere on the Web Minnesota Grown https://minnesotagrown.com The Minnesota Grown Wholesale Directory is a directory of farmers who market to restaurants, schools, grocers and other wholesale accounts. Click here to view the Wholesale Directory. Minnesota Grown members can be added to this directory for FREE! Minnesota Grown Members may click here to be added to the FREE …

Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park

Photo: NASA May 11, 2018 – Due to the ongoing seismic activity and the anticipated explosions caused by large rock falls, the interaction of ground water and lava, and the possibility of an ensuing ash fall event, all areas of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park are closed, with the exception of the portion of Highway 11 …

Seattle

Photo: Michael Matti, Waterfront Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. Headlines The Bike Share War Is Shaking Up Seattle Like Nowhere Else – Wired ‘My Generation Is Never Going to Have That’ – Politico Parks Olympic National Park Planeta.com Seattle …