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Paddlers take to Willamette River next week

Photo Credit: COURTESY WILLAMETTE RIVERKEEPER - Paddlers stop for a rest and chat on a Paddle Oregon tour of the Willamette RiverMore than 150 people will set off by canoe and kayak on the Willamette River Monday for the 14th annual Paddle Oregon trip. Paddlers will journey from Corvallis to Canby, a 98-mile trip over five days.

Willamette Riverkeeper organizes the annual event to highlight the river’s health and environmental challenges. Paddlers will hear presentations on the river, its history and natural features, stopping to dine at choice restaurants and spending the night at campgrounds along the way.

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