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Mecan River

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Mecan River Paddle Guide

on
August 1, 2016

If there’s one stream in southern Wisconsin that is a paddler’s paradise, it’s the Mecan River. Starting at a pretty lake fed by natural springs, the river meanders for some…

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Mecan River IV

on
July 24, 2016

Dover Avenue to Germania
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Quite possibly the single most boring stretch of the otherwise lively and lovely Mecan River, the only honorary aspects to this trip are the…

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Mecan River III

on
July 17, 2016

Mecan River Springs to 11th Road
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Two exploratory trips combined into one (for the sake of simplicity) that certainly tested one’s patience and fortitude, but also offered extraordinary…

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Mecan River II

on
December 12, 2015

Germania to Lock Road
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One of the better getaway destinations for paddling in southern Wisconsin with a northwoods-like feel, the Mecan features crystal clear water, peppy current, and…

Video

Mecan River Video: Dakota to Highway 22

on
July 29, 2013
Here's a little look at the Mecan River from earlier this season. A popular river for paddling, as well as fly fishing, the Mecan is a clear, sandy-bottomed and twisty trout stream flowing through the beautiful pines of Central Wisconsin...