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South Branch of the Root River Video: Preston Trailhead Park to Heron Road

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February 21, 2020

Here’s a short but wonderful trip down the South Branch of the Root River in Minnesota’s driftless country which is narrow, full of riffles, standing waves and some attractive…

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Cannon River Video: Cannon Falls to Welch

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February 14, 2020

We love paddling our neighboring states, especially Minnesota’s driftless region. Here, we returned to the Cannon River to explore a section quite popular for canoeing, kayaking and tubing. With…

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Root River: South Branch II

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October 6, 2019

Preston Trailhead Park to Heron Road
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A fantastic day trip on a narrow, often canopied river with plenty of delightful riffles, standing waves, and some very attractive…

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Cannon River II

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October 2, 2019

Cannon Falls to Welch
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A bluff country paddle full of numerous riffles, gravel bars and island channels that cut through bluffed-valleys 300′ tall along the eastern edge…

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Root River: South Branch I

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October 27, 2016

Highway 5 to Preston Trailhead Park
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A truly beautiful daytrip whose incredible attributes outweigh its detractions, (nonstop riffles and light rapids in trout stream-clear water past stunning bluffs…