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Black Earth Creek V

April 7, 2017

Black Earth (The Shoe Box Landing) to Hudson Road
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A return trip with a new twist to one of our favorite places to paddle in the Madison area, with…

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Black Earth Creek Paddle Guide

February 19, 2016
Even before I ever stepped foot in a kayak, I’d been curious about Black Earth Creek. There it is, zigging and zagging along Highway 14 as you head west from Madison towards Cross Plains, then Black Earth and finally Mazomanie (usually on one’s way to Spring Green or places yet beyond)...
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Black Earth Creek IV

April 27, 2015

Black Earth to Walking Iron Park
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A trip that’s two-thirds wonderful and endearing and one-third frustrating. But all along is fun riffly water in a Class I trout…


Black Earth Creek Video: Walking Iron Park to Blynn Road

December 16, 2013
If you love creeks, you'll love Black Earth Creek. The good news is that it's navigable, the bad news is that's it's not easily accessible. Here's a short section from back in August...
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Black Earth Creek I

August 23, 2013

Walking Iron Park to Blynn Road
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Black Earth Creek is known more as a Class I Trout stream than it is for canoeing and kayaking. The good news…