Originally Posted by YukonTracker
Sounds like a fun trip! As for what to bring: less=more. certainly 2-up with camping gear. You can always buy extra clothing along the way if needed. Heated gear allows for more comfort in a greater temp range. Even though you're traveling in summer here, the north can throw some nasty surprises. Don't forget Deet, you'll need it!
I've been up in the area around Lake Superior in August and had over 100 degrees (38C) at the beginning of the week (Monday) and 40 degrees (5C) at the end of the same week (Friday) - with hail and rain on Wednesday!