Wild Ice

In far northern Minnesota, roughly once every ten years, the early-season ice conditions set up just right for skating. The window to travel the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness via Nordic skates is brief, but these locals took advantage of beautiful weather and headed into the wilderness on perfect ice.

  • Matthew Ryan Baxley
  • Matthew Ryan Baxley
  • John Oberholtzer
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    9 minutes 2 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    December 18, 2020
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    0 USD
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    United States
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    United States
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    MPEG 4 AVC/H. 264 FHD 1920x1080
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Director Biography - Matthew Ryan Baxley

Matthew Baxley calls Grand Marais, Minnesota their home base for seeking out and sharing human stories in all forms. They are currently re-wilding their own heart through the power of relationship, adventure and solitude. Matthew's work is motivated by radical honesty and re-imagining a future that serves all life.

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