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Portage: A Family, a Canoe, and the Search for the Good Life

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December 9, 2018

It’s late autumn in the Upper Midwest, which is to say still the beginning of the 5-months-long reign of cold, dark austerity that is November through March. Even the…

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The Chippewa: Biography of a Wisconsin Waterway

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July 17, 2017

Recently, we were invited to review a new book by the Wisconsin Historical Society Press, just published in 2017, The Chippewa: Biography of a Wisconsin Waterway, by Richard D. Cornell. As…

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Canoeing & Kayaking South Central Wisconsin

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December 4, 2016

Following in the footsteps of notable paddling guides and authors, Timothy Bauer, co-author of milespaddled.com, has added to the paddling landscape by highlighting less-traveled opportunities in the Southern Wisconsin…

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Book: The Best In Tent Camping – Wisconsin

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June 5, 2012
The Best In Tent Camping, Wisconsin edition, is a well-researched and handy little guide to reference some of the most beautiful campsites on the quieter-side of nature...
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Book: Canoeing and Kayaking Wisconsin: The Rivers, The Towns, The Taverns

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December 8, 2011
Doc Fletcher has his own unique take on paddling adventures. It's based on the idea that a complete canoe or kayak trip is about three things; the River, the Town and the Tavern. And we very much agree with him...