Great Rivers Chapter 2008 Events

Paul Miller

Canoe Nut
The schedule is set for 2008 with a wonderful list of events that any Canoe Nut would love to attend.

Please feel free to contact me or any of the event sponsors listed for each of the events.

Individual postings of the events will be made approximately 30 days prior to that event.

April 13, Pre Earth Day paddle and river clean-up. Des Plaines River, IL. In coopreration with the Lake County Forest Preserve District Paddlesport Volunteers. Starts 9am at Van patten Woods Forest Preserve in Northeast Lake County near Wadsworth, just north of Waukegan. For Info call: Paul Klonowski 847-687-2477 or Gene Ott, 920-563-8715

May 17, SEcond Annual Restorer's Boathouse Workshop at Paul & Cindy Miller's Elburn, IL. 40 miles west of Chicago. 9:00am start RSVP. Paul Miller, 630-235-8003 or

July 12, Wisconsin River float: Tan, Swim, Socialize. On the river from the canoe launch at the Arena to Bob's Riverside Landing in Spring Green. Burgers & Brewskies at Bob's. For info call: Jerry Karbon, 608-831-5552

August 9, Norm's Hideaway, Lake Koshkonong, WI. between Ft. Atkinson & Edgerton starts at 1:00pm. Paddle, (or row your duck boat) Socialize and eat til we go home. For Info: Dennis Ehle 608-873-6313

September 12-14, YES three day weekend event!! Jag Lake, WI. in the neighborhood of Manitowish River, Boulder Junction, Vilas County. Camp, Paddle, Fish, Bike & Party. For info: Dave Osborn, 715-892-7391 or Gene Ott, 920-563-8715