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7 Things Every Great Looper Should Know

7 Things Every Great Looper Should Know

Updated: 10/15/20 Ever dreamed about cruising the 6,000 miles of America’s Great Loop in your own boat? Sure you have. It’s one of the greatest boating adventures in the world, circumnavigating eastern North America by water. Short of hitching a covered wagon to a...
America’s Little Loop

America’s Little Loop

By Dr. John E. Gunning Many boaters know about America’s Great Loop, the 5,500-mile water route around the eastern half of the US. However, there is also another fabulous — although smaller and much less known — loop in the interior of the country that is ideal for...
Mississippi River Islands

Mississippi River Islands

At 2,348 miles, the Mississippi River is the fourth largest in the world and the second largest drainage system in North America. Shifting its path throughout history, certain land masses have come and gone — including numerous islands that occupy the channel. A large...
World’s Longest Continuous River Race

World’s Longest Continuous River Race

Kansas City, Mo. — This week kicks off the annual Missouri American Water MR340 — the World’s longest continuous river race. Launched in 2004 during a time when social media consisted of niche forums attached to websites, the race still maintains its grassroots...