Tag Archives: northern Wisconsin

Flambeau Flowage, camping with a toddler, canoeing with a toddler, northern wisconsin, spring

Knowing When to Pull the Plug

This sucks!  What do you think?  Should we just call it?  Was the dialogue between Molly and me as our 17 month old son refused to nap, eat, be held, or really do anything other than play near the steep drop to the water or the thorn bushes on our tiny Turtle Flambeau Flowage island […]

Turtle Flambeau Flowage, camping, canoeing, fishing, northern Wisconsin, musky, muskie, wife musky fishing

Turtle Flambeau Flowage

Summer was winding down, Molly’s work schedule was insane, and I was about to begin a second bachelor’s degree. A perfect time for a getaway to the Northwoods of Wisconsin. The Turtle Flambeau Flowage had been a favorite place of mine as a kid and tales of relaxation on pebble-strewn beaches, fishing, and island camping […]