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Waupaca River Video: Riverview Park to Reek Road

By on March 17, 2018

The Waupaca River from downtown to Highway 22 is a surprisingly fun section, though it’s rarely paddled. The last few miles after 22, however, are often slow, uneventful and…


Yahara River Video: Veterans Memorial Park to Windsor Road

By on March 11, 2018

Starting just north of Madison in DeForest, this trip on the headwaters of the Yahara River is an unexpected delight. More creek-like than anything, this intimate adventure has a…


Menomonee River Video

By on March 4, 2018

This trip down the Menomonee River was the tale of two types of paddles. In the beginning we were met with a couple dense and trying portages – one…


West Branch of the Fond Du Lac River Video

By on February 25, 2018

One of the biggest surprise discoveries of 2017 was the West Branch of the Fond Du Lac River. At the right levels, this paddle is extremely fun, full of…


Waupaca River Video: Weyauwega to Decker Memorial Park

By on February 17, 2018

Have a look at the last miles of the Waupaca River before its eventual meeting with the Wolf River. To be expected, the current is slower and the environment…


Crystal River Video

By on February 9, 2018

Clocking in at just over four miles, this popular and easy paddle down the last legs of the beautiful Crystal River is perfect for beginners or those looking for…


Robinson Creek Video

By on February 2, 2018

Black River Falls is one of our favorite areas to paddle in Wisconsin because of creeks like Robinson. With narrow corridors, beautiful outcrops, lengthy riffly stretches and woodsy surroundings,…


Halls Creek Video

By on January 27, 2018

Halls Creek is one of our favorite paddles in all of Wisconsin. When we paddled it in May last year, the levels were lower than ideal but it’s still…


Ahnapee River Video

By on January 20, 2018

Quitewater paddlers will enjoy this estuary paddle that starts in Forestville, Wisconsin, and ends in Lake Michigan. With a convenient waves-to-trails bike shuttle along the Ahnapee State Trail, and…


Piscasaw Creek Video: Streit Road to Denny Road

By on January 12, 2018

On this return trip to the Piscasaw, (only a few days after our first-ever visit) we were treated to a more interesting run than upstream due to three runnable…