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Wild About the Namekagon Paddle

July 19 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Wild about the Namekagon day paddle

Join Wild Rivers Conservancy and Cable Natural History Museum to explore a beginner-friendly 5-mile stretch of the wild and scenic Namekagon River. Naturalists Katrina Schlicker and Emily Stone will share fascinating stories of history and nature. This is a fully supported trip with a kayak, paddle, and PFD, as well as a shuttle service. Participants age 13+ will meet at Big Bend Landing, our take-out point, and shuttle back to Springbrook Landing to begin. Space is limited. Register by July 12.



Cost: $65

Vehicle Admission: N/A

Stretch Length: 5 miles

Stretch Difficulty:  Beginner friendly. Lovely, mostly calm stretch with some small riffles  Ages 13+.

Recommended items to bring/wear:

  • Adequate water
  • Lunch/snack while on river
  • Polarized sunglasses
  • Binoculars
  • Clothing that correlates to weather conditions
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Shoes that can get wet (no flip flops)

Cancelation Information:

For the safety of participants and staff, this program may be canceled due to inclement weather. Registered participants will be notified via email and event pages will be updated if the program is canceled.


July 19
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Wild Rivers Conservancy
Cable Natural History Museum


Big Bend Landing
Big Bend Landing, Pow Rd
Springbrook, WI 54875
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