Depending on the season, Lake Superior will wash away the rocky beach bridging the 20-foot gap from this small island to the shore. In time, the tide restores the connection—and with it, this place's name.
Without much earth left to discover, iconic Minnesota explorers such as Will Steger, Ann Bancroft, and Dan Buettner are cracking open “discovery” to include science, politics, and the future of education
For each of Minnesota’s glorious lakes, there seem to be several lodges dotting the shorelines. From rustic log cabins in the north woods to majestic resorts on Lake Superior, there’s no shortage of retreats for slowing down, stepping back in time, and making lasting memories
By Rachel Fergus, Tammy Galvin, Anne Kopas, and Lianna Matt