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Paddling Lessons

I’ve been lucky enough to take a couple of 2-day canoe trips on the Mississippi River this year. In April, I paddled with the Quapaw Canoe Company and River Sage John Ruskey near Baton Rouge. In August I paddled solo for 39 miles in the Headwaters Region in northern Minnesota. I figure this pretty much […]

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Picture of the Day: St. Paul Overlook

Looking down at the railyards and airport along the Mississippi at St. Paul, MN (overlook photo #2 of 13, taken Aug 2011). See more photos here.

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Picture of the Day: Itasca State Park Overlook

So many overlooks, so little time. I like to get to the top of as many bluffs as I can, which means I have a lot of pictures looking down on the river from points on high. In the next several weeks, I’m going to showcase some of those pictures, a new overlook each week […]

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