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30 Unique Gifts For Paddlers

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December 1, 2017

With the gift-giving season upon us, we’re always looking for paddling-related gifts for our fellow canoe and kayak friends who already have all the usual paddling gear. While doing…

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Yahara River Full Moon Paddle

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September 19, 2017

Mud Lake to Lake Kegonsa
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Out first ever full-moon paddle on the next to nonexistent current of the Yahara River between lakes Waubesa and Kegonsa. The…

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The Y-er: A Homemade Tool for Paddlers to Bypass River Wire

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September 15, 2017

We’ve encountered more wire strung across rivers in Southwestern Wisconsin than any other region in the state. Paddling up to and making your way under, or over, can be…

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16 Best Paddles of 2016

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December 31, 2016

2016 saw many changes for Milespaddled.com, starting with the appearance of the site itself. Behind the scenes, we had been busy working up a new site, while at the same…

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15 Best Paddles of 2015

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January 1, 2016
2015 was another big year for milespaddled.com. We reported on 49 waterways and logged over 400 miles throughout Wisconsin and Minnesota (this is in addition to the many miles that were paddled for an upcoming book that we're very excited about)...
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How To Gauge Wisconsin Water Levels

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September 10, 2015
Water levels are everything when it comes to paddling and we spend a lot of time watching gauges as we plan our trips throughout the season to make sure we're hitting a given creek or river at the right time. Here's a little guide to help you navigate the gauges we use for Wisconsin water...