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Canoeing and Kayaking

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  • Free canoeing, kayaking: Lake County's best-kept secret?

    Free canoeing, kayaking: Lake County's best-kept secret?
    Looking for some free outdoor summertime activities? Lake County Water Authority, which owns some fantastic natural properties for hiking and boating, offers canoes at Crooked River Preserve south of Clermont, Flat Island Preserve in Leesburg and Lake...
  • Fish for Free on Memorial Day, but be safe on the water

    With the Memorial Day weekend upon us, many families annually head to state parks to get their picnic and swim on. Beltzville State Park issued a press release earlier this week regarding visitor safety and parking. Parking is not permitted on Pohopoco...
  • ON THE TRAIL : New chances to paddle

    ON THE TRAIL : New chances to paddle
    I've paddled the Dowagiac River on a 90-degree day and didn't feel the heat at all under the ample tree shade, with reliably cool, clear waters to dip hands and feet. It's cozy and feels like a wild, northwoods stream. "You can see the bottom, and it'...
  • River sojourns mix fun with history, importance, stewardship

    River sojourns mix fun with history, importance, stewardship
    With all the talk of dam removals in the news — scheduled removal of nine dams from the Little Lehigh and Jordan Creeks, and potential removal of two from the Lehigh River near its confluence with the Delaware — getting out in the late...
  • 66 finalists named for lucrative Knight Arts Challenge grants

    66 finalists named for lucrative Knight Arts Challenge grants
    One of the remarkable things about the 66 finalists announced Monday for the annual Knight Arts Challenge grants is their range, both artistically and geographically. Over the course of five years,  the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has...
  • Boating safety critical heading into summer season

    National Fishing and Safe Boating Week is June 1-9, just a week after the Memorial Day Weekend signals the unofficial start to boating season. The Boat Ed organization is urging people to make sure to take a safe boating course before heading out on...
  • From the Boathouse: Remembering a visionary vessel designer

    Ahoy! Boaters know the name and many have been aboard a DeFever yacht. Sadly, Arthur DeFever passed away last month at age 94. DeFever began his career designing fishing vessels and evolved into designing the cruising and custom yachts that we see...
  • Canoe Kayak Slalom trials are one of many big events coming to Deep Creek Lake

    Canoe Kayak Slalom trials are one of many big events coming to Deep Creek Lake
    Once thought to be a somewhat out-of-the-way spot for winter ski trips and summer getaways from the scorching heat, Deep Creek Lake and the adjacent Wisp Resort could become "the No. 1 — bar none — adventure sports destination spot in the...
  • Pa. wild deer with CWD necessitate a second DMA

    The Pennsylvania Game Commission has established a second Disease Management Area (DMA) to monitor confirmed cases of Chronic Waste Disease (CWD) in wild deer in south-central Pennsylvania. The new four-county DMA includes parts of Bedford, Blair,...
  • NRA will run new Harrisburg outdoors show

    Sometimes you just need a week to recharge your batteries. And then you wonder why you did. Plenty of news hit the outdoor scene last week, led by the announcement that the National Rifle Association is taking over the outdoors show in Harrisburg for...
  • Body of missing kayaker found at Kanopolis Lake

    Body of missing kayaker found at Kanopolis Lake
    Update: Crews have recovered the body of 18-year-old Derek Wheeler.  Wheeler was reported missing after his kayak capsized earlier this week at Kanoplis Lake.   We're told the teen's body washed ashore and was recovered Friday morning. ------...