Byway News

Maverick Mcmonigal caught the biggest, and first fish at the Crosslake Fishing Derby.
Derby results and smiling people with fish from our Annual Kids Fishing Derby at the US Army Corps of Engineers Cross Lake Recreation Area.
PBSBA member volunteer Dave Badger has been busy working on the Veterans Memorial Walking Trail including building a new bench, board replacement on the wetland walk, and mowing the weeds, etc.  Da
Keith Simar has been busy on the speaking circuit this summer talking about the Pequot Lakes Fire Tower at the Pequot Lakes Historical Society on June 2nd.
Paddling is a great way to enjoy the many lakes and streams in the area.  If you are looking for others who enjoy this sport, the Crow Wing Paddlers is for you.
Many Thanks to A-Pine Restaurant owner, Rick Beyer for permission to the landscaping and especially to the hard-working volunteers who landscaped low maintenance plantings around the Scenic Byway's
Many thanks to PBSBA board member Roger Hoplin for moving the Chiarella sign to storage. As Roger put it, “What a job”!  You are incredible, thanks for all your hard work. 
Thank you so much for sharing your time, insights and knowledge with our University of Minnesota Regional Sustainable Develp
Scenic Byway board member, Lynn Scharenbroich stands beside new route signage installed this spring along the Scenic Byway county roads.
New Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway directional and route signage is installed along the country roads making up the Scenic Byway.
Logo for Linda Ulland Memorial Gardens
On Wednesday afternoon, 7/25/18, representatives of the Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway Association (PBSBA) and the U.S.
Monarch Butterfly release at USACE Cross Lake Recreation Area, Crosslake, MN
Jadyn Young & Brittny Condon, Cross Lake Recreation Area, Crosslake, MN conducted two Monarch Butterfly release programs into the established pollinator garden near the Cross Lake Office.  A to
Linda Ulland Memorial Gardens logo
This garden is dedicated in memory of local environmental steward and avid PBSB supporter, Linda Ulland.
Paul & Lucette Face Cut Outs get a face lift
The Paul Bunyan and Lucette Face Cut-Outs photo opp located near the playground at the US Army Corps of Engineer's Cross Lake Recreation Area is all fixed with new decking replacing the old rotted
Foraging Garden at Linda Ulland Memorial Gardens
On July 24 & 25th the U of M Extension Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships holds their meeting in the central region and they have asked to tour the
Click to read article published July 5, 2018 in the Echo Jour
Patty Norgaard, Mayor of Crosslake has spearheaded something with the Audubon Society of MN called a Bird City Project.   
Visitors can listen to audio stories at two interpretive "talking boxes" at the Linda Ulland Memorial Gardens, Crosslake Recreation Area USACE Campground entrance.
Scenic Byway members Lynn Scharenbroich and USACE Crosslake Rec Area Superviory Ranger Corrine Hodapp are coordinating with local musicians, the Palmers, for recording new audio stories created for
In preparation for the Day of Caring, Scenic Byway member, CIndy Nelson asked for 10 kids to volunteer their gardening help in the
Paul Bunyan reads to Kindergarten students from Crosby Schools
Crosby Schools Kindergarten Field Trip Day. What a great success the day was!
Attention graduating seniors…it’s inching ever closer to spring, it’s time to complete applications for college scholarships.
BAXTER—A rare, little feathered visitor appeared unexpectedly in Baxter on Tuesday morning.