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 was with Minnesota Public Radio from 1992-2019. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.