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River Thames

Hannington bridge to Lechlade

The river is canoeable from Cricklade but the level was high and we were nervous – if you’ve ever been caught in a strainer you won’t want to repeat the experience. 152 more words


Loire canoeing - Nevers to Chateauneuf

A beautiful section. At normal water levels the flow is excellent; 135 km took us (middle-aged paddlers) seven days. But the river is not to be trifled with. 1,115 more words


Boat Float

A few weeks ago we headed out to Lake Tarleton in Piermont and Warren, New Hampshire (PDF Map).  Just getting there was an adventure because recent torrential rains had washed out several roads in the region.  521 more words

New Hampshire

Another record field ready for 19th annual Yukon River Quest

Pre-race tally has 96 teams from 13 countries entered in ‘Race to the Midnight Sun’.

The race roster is set for the 19th annual Yukon River Quest, which will begin on Wednesday, June 28 in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada. 515 more words

The Paddler News

Canoeing past Belleville

On the river Loire

Belleville, the most upstream of the Loire’s four nuclear power stations, supplies about four percent of France’s electricity, about equal to the country’s total wind farm capacity of over 10,000 turbines in 2015. 240 more words