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North House Folk School Wooden Boat Show

6/24/18 – North House Folk School, located in Grand Marais, celebrated the official arrival of summer this weekend with their annual Wooden Boat Show and Summer Solstice Festival.  Events included a wooden boat display, craft demonstrations, a solstice pageant, contra dancing, guest speakers (including Sawbill’s own Dan Shirley), and much more.  -Jessica

Dan, along with landscape photographer Bryan Hansel, recount their recent trip down the Rio Grand.
North House instructor, Mark Hansen, constructed these pontoons out of 17′ aluminum Grummans he purchased from Sawbill years ago.