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Galena River

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Galena/Fever River IV

on
November 11, 2016
The Galena River, north of Benton, is a classic southwestern Wisconsin stream, often framed by bluffs on one side and cow pastures on the other...
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Galena/Fever River III

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July 5, 2014

Horseshoe Bend Road to Buncombe Road
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A stream in the heart of lead-mining country in southwestern Wisconsin, the Galena (aka Fever) River alternates between swift riffles and…

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Galena/Fever River II

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May 4, 2013

Ensche Road to Buckhill Road
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Comfortably runnable only in spring or after sustained rainfall, this is an enjoyably bubbly stretch of the river that swerves around bluffs, hills…

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Galena/Fever River I

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May 26, 2009

County Road W to Ensche Road
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This short but popular paddle offers some swift creek-like paddling with classic driftless surroundings but the agriculture run-off and erosion leaves something…