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You understand and acknowledge that water levels, currents, and other paddling conditions can vary from those described herein and that you assume all risks associated with paddling these routes or using any information on

You acknowledge that the information on is not a substitute for the first hand knowledge of a qualified guide with recent paddling experience on these bodies of water.

Responsible Use

You acknowledge that kayaking, canoeing, and similar water sports carry an inherent risk. You agree to undertake such sports safely and responsibly, with appropriate training and equipment.

You agree to adhere to the Closewaters Principles to protect our natural environment and enhance the experience of others.

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