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Winter camping made easy


SPICER -- Why prove your outdoor survival skills during the muggy, buggy days of summer at Many Point Scout Camp when you can do the same close to home and replace the incessant whine of mosquitoes with the absolute silence of a snow cave?

That's part of the reasoning that led five Willmar Boy Scouts to build a quinzee at the Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center and enjoy a winter camp out last Saturday.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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