Outdoors

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Gopher Hockey Ready To Battle Wisconsin … Outside

It’s strange to say “Gopher hockey” and “Soldier Field” in the same sentence, but that’s the backdrop for the Gophers’ game with Wisconsin on Sunday.

02/13/2013

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Mike Max Outdoor News and Sports With Dave Lee

Mike Max joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Wednesday with information on winter weather conditions

01/30/2013

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New Cabela’s Store Coming To Woodbury In Fall 2014

Fans of the outdoors who live in the east metro won’t have to travel too far to get to a Cabela’s come fall 2014.

01/15/2013

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The Picture Worth A Thousand Likes

This photo has been making its way around social media sites. The views are skyrocketing and so are the comments. Check out the story and photo.

08/08/2012

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Movie Blog: 5 Can’t Miss Outdoor Summer Movie Screenings

The cliché of summer and movies is that you go for the air conditioning. But if you ask me, multiplex owners have been taking the expectation to extremes lately. Those places are absolutely freezing. I don’t want to have to bring a hoodie every time I see a flick. Blue fingertips are so NAGL.

06/11/2012

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A Guide To Minn. Snowmobile Trails

There is no shortage of outdoor winter fun to be had in the Minnesota whether it’s downhill skiing, ice skating, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, sledding, ice fishing or racing through the snow on a snowmobile.

01/28/2012

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A Guide To Snow Tubing In The Twin Cities Area

The adrenaline rush and uncontained laughter while shooting down a slick, snowy hill make this winter activity well worth the time spent out in the frigid air.

12/23/2011

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This Place Is On Fire: Bars With Fire Pits Or Fireplaces

When the first cool fall wind blows across the Twin Cities, it doesn’t mean the days of enjoying a pint outside with your friends have to end.

10/20/2011

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The Good Life For Less: Rockin’ The Summer

I’ve gathered up some more free or cheap fun things you can do to help round-out your summer plans.

07/08/2011

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Guide To Como Park: The Central Park Of St. Paul

Living in the land of 10,000 lakes and just as many parks means there are more than a few places to spend the day walking, playing or picnicking with family.

06/11/2011

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Weekend Family Fun Guide To Stillwater

Known as one of the oldest cities in Minnesota, Stillwater is both a quaint small town and a step back in time.

06/10/2011

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Movie Blog: Movies + Mpls. Parks = Summer

Seriously, what says “summer” more delightfully than watching a movie in the warm dusk of a beautiful day?

06/09/2011

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A Guide to Heritage Park

Welcome to Heritage Park on St. Paul’s east side. A visit to this park is like a visit back in time.

05/28/2011

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A Twin Cities Gem: Three Rivers Park District

Every August our family heads out bright and early for Breakfast on the Farm at Gale Woods Farm, located in the far Western edge of the metro in Minnetrista.

05/20/2011

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Ron Schara Talks Minnesota Fishing Opener

It’s the weekend Minnesota anglers look forward to all winter, the 2011 Minnesota Fishing Opener. Ron Schara and Dave Lee break down what fishermen can expect!

05/13/2011

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Vikes Fans Gear Up For Glacial Game

Vikings fans can expect a cold night at the Vikings-Bears game Monday. Temperatures are expected to hover in the teens, with the addition of several inches of snow.

12/19/2010

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Outdoor Game An Icy Flashback For Vikings

Minnesotans often brag about surviving the state’s brutal winters, but for the past three decades, their pro football team has played in the shielded warmth of the Metrodome.

12/19/2010

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Bears Say Playoff Bid Trumps Location Vs Vikings

The Chicago Bears would like to think they have an edge over the Minnesota Vikings if their Monday night game is played outdoors.

12/15/2010

Live Outdoors – 9/29/10

Hosted by Mike Max and guest host Mitch Petrie.  This week’s guests include Ron Schara, Ryan Marrinan, and John Devney.

09/30/2010

8/7/10 S&S Tree Lawn and Garden Show

Presented by S&S Tree Specialists.

08/09/2010

8/2/10 Sports Tonight with Steve Thomson and Live Outdoors!

Steve talks to Bobby Clampett who is playing in this week’s 3M Championship, Matt Carle from the Philadelphia Flyers, plus Viking news and more! Steve and Ron Schara bring you WCCO Live Outdoors!

08/03/2010

7/19/10 WCCO Live Outdoors

Steve Thomson is in for Mike Max and he is joined by Mitch Petrie of Ron Schara Enterprises for WCCO Live Outdoors!

07/20/2010

Focus on Fishing – 7/18/10

WCCO outdoorsman Steve Carney gives us the weekly lowdown on what biting and where to fish around the state.

07/18/2010

Focus on Fishing – 7/11/10

WCCO outdoorsman Steve Carney gives us the weekly lowdown on what biting and where to fish around the state.

07/11/2010

WCCO Live Outdoors

With Mike Max and Travis Frank!

06/29/2010

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