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Listening Point

Burntside Lake, Ely, MN
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Peaceful

I enjoy the Listening Point foundations and have read each of his books. Such a beautiful spot to... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2017
jenharrigan64
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Jacksonville, Florida
great

I'm a fan of Sigrid Olson so seeing his home and then out to "Listening Point" was wonderful for... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2016
dusty1212
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Washburn, Wisconsin
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  • Very good16%
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Jan 27, 2017
“Peaceful”
Sep 6, 2016
“great”
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Burntside Lake, Ely, MN
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Reviewed January 27, 2017

I enjoy the Listening Point foundations and have read each of his books. Such a beautiful spot to visit and connect with Mother Earth.

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Reviewed September 6, 2016

I'm a fan of Sigrid Olson so seeing his home and then out to "Listening Point" was wonderful for me. Well worth the trip.

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Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

My 9 yr old and I were able to visit Listening Point and Sig's home in Ely. Being a huge fan of Sig's writings, this was like a religious experience. So special. My daughter is also a fan and had grown up listening to me...More

1  Thank Cate N
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Reviewed November 4, 2015

I Knew Sig, and Elizabeth, we were friends. He was a bit of a Charlatan, but a good friend. the mid 1960's I started working as a canoe guide for the YMCA Canoe Base north of ELY. Sig had a relationship with the Base, and...More

1  Thank MO4975678910
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Reviewed November 1, 2014

This tour is very well done - showing you the writing "shack" and inspirational cabin setting on burntside lake of Sigurd Olson while telling you about his life and work. He is among one of the most influential conservationists to have advocated, written about and...More

1  Thank Gunwale
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Reviewed August 10, 2014

If you're a fan of Sigrud Olson and his many books about the BWCAW then you owe it to yourself to visit his inspiration cabin on Burntside lake. You'll need about 2 to 2.5 hours to absorb the benefits of this tour and place in...More

1  Thank Mr_PeteBurnsville
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