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5 hrs ago | High Country News
When Gary Ferguson set off to scatter the ashes of his wife, Jane, in the wilderness, he was overwhelmed by his deep grief. But slowly the science and nature writer began to understand that the very journeys that broke his heart would one day help him "piece it together again."
9 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts
As the state moves through its third year of record drought, we're faced with wildfires, significant agricultural losses and increasing water restrictions. But I know a place where the water runs free and you can hike through a redwood forest.
Things didn't go quite right for David Florence in the singles at the London Olympics, but he won a silver in the doubles Photograph: Reuters At the halfway point between London 2012 and Rio 2016, the 32-year-old Scot defends his world slalom titles - at both C1 and C2 - in the Appalachian Mountains of western Maryland this week. It is only the second time America has hosted the World Championships and the stunning setting at Deep Creek is far from the madding crowds of an Olympic Games, yet 20,000 spectators are expected to make their way to the Adventure Sports Centre International in McHenry for the four days of competition which begin on Thursday.
Anyone interested in canoeing, kayaking or paddleboarding can learn how during the annual Paddle the Navesink River day this Sunday in Red Bank Paddle the Navesink day floats into Red Bank on Sunday Anyone interested in canoeing, kayaking or paddleboarding can learn how during the annual Paddle the Navesink River day this Sunday in Red Bank Check ... (more)
Visitors to Columbia Woods in Willow Springs stepped back almost 200 years in time over the weekend as the forest preserve hosted a historical re-enactment of the fur trade era. The annual A River Runs Thru History rendezvous sponsored by the I&M Canal authority shows visitors what life was like along the Des Plaines River during the fur trade era.
Burloak Canoe Club paddler Jillian Perrone won two of Canada's four gold medals at the Pan American Sprint Canoe Championships in Mexico, helping her country rank second in the meet's overall point standings. Perrone won the junior women's canoeing singles 200-metre race and teamed with Juliette Brault of Pointe-Claire, Que., to win the canoeing doubles 500m.
Shorewood - Shorewood residents and students can cure their cabin fever by participating in a series of events and outdoor programs, including the following: June 24: Milwaukee River canoeing with the Urban Ecology Center. Paddle this beautiful stretch of the river from Kletzsch to Estabrook parks.
An agreement may have been struck over access rights to a section of the River Dee - but the row over who is entitled to use the water looks set to rumble on. This isn't just an issue affecting the 10-mile stretch running between Glyndyfrdwy and Llangollen , it's a long-running dispute that has divided river users across the country.
"We're from here, and we like to be good stewards of the river... found plenty of trash, plenty of goods," a volunteer said. A summer's worth of fun washed up on the banks of the Illinois River.
The State of Florida established the Canoe and Kayak Trail System in the 1970's, which is made up of beautiful primitive rivers and creeks throughout the State. The public can learn about these scenic waterways with canoeing, kayaking, rafting, paddling sports, wildlife viewing, and related recreational activities.
The State of Florida established the Canoe Trail System in the 1970's, which is made up of stunning, undeveloped rivers, creeks, and other waterways throughout the State. The public can enjoy these scenic waterways through canoeing, kayaking, paddle sports , rafting, wildlife viewing , fishing, and other related recreational activities.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 03:17 pm
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