Thank you for coming to Fools’ Flotilla!

Big thanks to everyone who floated down the Yahara River with hundreds of other fools to make their grand entrance to the Marquette Neighborhood Association’s Waterfront Festival. See you next year on the Sunday of Waterfront Fest.

Visit our FAQ page for more details on the event.

Black River Paddle
Saturday, July 20, Irving, WI, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Join River Alliance of Wisconsin and guide Pat Wilson as we paddle 12 miles from Irving to Melrose, WI. Along the way we will stop at a sandbar for lunch and visit Roaring Creek for a hike to see Lost Falls. Tickets are $30 or pay what you can.

Moose Lake Paddle
Choose your date: Saturday, August 3 or Sunday, August 4

Paddle Moose Lake with River Alliance of Wisconsin and author John Bates! Your registration includes lunch and a guided paddle on Moose Lake with John Bates, author of books on Wisconsin ecology and history such as “Wisconsin’s Wild Lakes: A Guide to the Last Undeveloped Natural Lakes.” Tickets are $30 or pay what you can.

Aquatic Invasive Species Snapshot Day
August 10, statewide

Snapshot Day is a statewide, one-day event connecting volunteers, water lovers, and local groups in a search for aquatic invasive species. You can help protect Wisconsin’s rivers, lakes, and wetlands from these invasive plants and animals that negatively impact habitat, wildlife, recreation and health. Sign up for volunteer updates from Water Action Volunteers for this and other opportunities to monitor our waterways.

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