The spring melt means paddling time for the brave in Minnesota, and they don’t even need warm weather.
Chris Baer, a professional kayaker who travels the country testing its rivers, has posted this video of paddling the Vermillion River in Hastings, and surfing Lake Superior.
A cold and snowy beginning to the Minnesota season from Chris Baer on Vimeo.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts where he was VP of programming for Berkshire Broadcasting Co. He was an editor at the RKO Radio Network in New York, and WHDH Radio in Boston. He is the founder of the MPR News’ website. He is a private pilot and flies an airplane he built.