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Second ancient canoe – this one 3,000 years old – found in Wisconsin lake

The Observer 26 Sep 2022
A 3,000-year-old canoe has been found in Lake Mendota in Madison, Wisconsin, less than a year after another historical canoe dating back more than a millennium was discovered in the same body of water ... The same archaeologist discovered the 14.5ft boat close to where she had found a 1,200-year-old dugout canoe in November, the press release added.

For 3,000 years old, it's 'looking really good': Divers pull ancient canoe from Madison lake

Duluth News Tribune 24 Sep 2022
22, pulled an unfathomably old canoe from Madison's largest lake while onlookers and local dignitaries cheered ... It's the second ancient canoe Thomsen's discovered in Lake Mendota ... The canoe excavated Thursday is believed to be more than twice as old, dating back to about 1,000 B.C., state archeologists say ... I found another dugout canoe.'.

Try a National Park for an Affordable Family Getaway

The Epoch Times 24 Sep 2022
They include everything from arts and crafts and living history presentations to lessons in campfire cooking, musket fire, canoeing, ...

Volunteers needed for on-the-water field trips with students

The Star Democrat 14 Sep 2022
During the field trip, students learn about local water quality, study Bay creatures like the Eastern Oyster and Atlantic Sturgeon, and canoe in a cove off the Choptank River ... Volunteers will not be responsible for disciplining students, leading lessons on the water, or bringing their own canoe.

As golf pros flee a hectic industry, leukemia victim Paul Ramee was a case study ...

Golf Week 10 Sep 2022
Paul met his bride Tracey Ramee (formerly Bratz) when she took a lesson from him back in July 1993. Tracey’s mother Marilyn came home from a day at Canoe Brook where the Bratz family belonged and mentioned there was a “cute new guy” working in the golf shop.

Nonprofit keeps Pacific Islander culture strong

The Daily Journal - San Mateo 10 Aug 2022
The Pacific Islanders’ Cultural Association was founded in the wake of a double-hulled canoe 27 years ago ... Built by the Polynesian Voyaging Society, Hokule’a was a replica of the ancient Hawaiian wa’a kaulua voyaging canoes and had sailed from O’ahu ... an outrigger canoeing club.

Suzanne Reisler Litwin: Lessons from the Canoe 2022 — Finding Your Passion

Victoria Advocate 07 Aug 2022
“Sue, when are we going canoeing? Let’s make a plan for next week when the weather looks great ... That’s when I asked her, “What’s the lesson from the canoe today?” ... While paddling and looking around, Noonie said, “The lesson from the canoe today is, we have to realize that in the last few years our lives and our world have changed.

Riverfest brings together diverse group of sponsors, volunteers

Brattleboro Reformer 01 Aug 2022
Kathy Urffer, river steward with the Conservancy, explains Riverfest Weekend aims “to help people understand how to get on, in and by the river to enjoy all it has to offer.” ... The weekend provides opportunities for folks to go on guided hikes, biking or take fly-casting lessons. Other options include canoeing, kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding.

London 2012 Olympics: how it boosted medal winning but failed to inspire a generation

The Conversation 26 Jul 2022
JuliusKielaitis . Shutterstock ... Mark Harkin ... High-profile cases of alleged athlete abuse by coaching staff have been reported across British sports, in cycling , in rowing , in canoeing , in archery , in judo and in gymnastics . In hindsight, hosting the 2012 games was an expensive lesson in how to manage the legacy of a mega-event ... .

Matlock Canoe Club 'heartbroken' after storage break-in

BBC News 07 Jul 2022
A canoe club has been forced to cancel lessons after burglars broke into a storage container, stealing 10 boats. Matlock Canoe Club, based at Matlock Bath, were left "heartbroken" by the theft ... The club have been offered canoes from other local clubs to help them continue ...

Dr. Randy Bolton

Bitterroot Star 07 Jul 2022
On December 30, 2021, Dr ... Dr ... Three choices loomed when he started college ... An M.A ... As he set them on challenging encounters with hikes, camping, canoeing, and people, they always came out with a story or lesson to be told over and over. Lessons with his students didn’t give an answer but prodded them to explore their spirit and look outside themselves.

Ko’a Kea hotel review, Hawaii: ‘Laid-back luxury on the celeb-favourite island’

The Times/The Sunday Times 05 Jul 2022
At first the only signs of life on this remote, idyllic beach are the turtle tracks ... As far as the eye can see there is only crystal water, golden sand, black lava rock and dense green foliage ... I look round and glimpse movement ... 1 ... 2 ... There is private access to the beach, where you can take guided outrigger canoe tours and paddleboarding lessons ... ALAMY ... .

Paddleboarding in Colorado: Where you can go, where you can rent, and tips for a ...

The Tribune Greeley 03 Jul 2022
At most rental companies in Colorado, you can sign up for lessons and combine that with the rental cost, or get a quick safety lesson about things like how to wear your life vest and use the leash, or ankle attachment, with the board. Many outfits also have inflatable kayaks and canoes so you can try other water activities, too.

Learnings from Wiradjuri heroes Yarri and Jacky Jacky 170 years on

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 26 Jun 2022
Wiradjuri heroes Yarri and Jacky Jacky risked their lives in a canoe made of bark to save people during Australia's deadliest flood in 1852, but lessons are still being learned ... .

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