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Little Hope


Crystal River Video: Little Hope to Shadow Lake

February 9, 2018

Clocking in at just over four miles, this popular and easy paddle down the last legs of the beautiful Crystal River is perfect for beginners or those looking for…

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Crystal River Paddle Guide

August 29, 2017

As anyone who regularly reads would know, we love the Waupaca area for canoeing and kayaking. There’s an appeal there that we just can’t resist, and the Crystal…

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Crystal River III

July 21, 2017

Little Hope to Shadow Lake
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A very short trip down the last (realistically) paddleable section of the wonderful Crystal River is sparse on unique features, scenery or excitement,…


Crystal River Video: Marl Lake to Shadow Lake Road

January 15, 2016
Here's a look at one of our favorite paddles of 2015 (and one of our favorites in general) which starts in the stunning blue-ish green waters of Marl Lake and continues to the headwaters of the Crystal River near Waupaca, Wisconsin...
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Crystal River II

April 29, 2015

Marl Lake to Shadow Lake Road
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If you haven’t paddled the Crystal in a few years or never navigated the lakes leading to the headwaters, you…