Wilderness Classroom - The North American Odyssey

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Our friends, Dave and Amy Freeman, from The North American Odyssey are using technology to bring their adventurous expedition right into the lives of children through their classrooms. To see what Dave and Amy think of the North Water Four Play, click here: TNAO-FP Review. To find out more about the inspired Wilderness Classroom and what they do, visit their website here: www.wildernessclassroom.com You will no doubt be inspired! Wilderness Classroom: The North American Odyssey from Tamarack Media on Vimeo.

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The Woman In Black - Freya Hoffmeister - Sponsored by North Water

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Have you ever heard of Freya Hoffmeister? How about the "Woman in Black"?  Freya has the record for circumnavigating Australia and North Water is proud to be one of her sponsors.  Her life and athleticism is beyond inspirational. Freya went point to point across the Gulf of Carpentaria over several days, sleeping for a few hours at a time adrift in her kayak. And now she’s just completed the 1st of 3 stages of her circumnavigation of South America - during which she again used gear from North Water.  As a woman of great fortitude, she spends most of her time paddling...

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WILDERNESS CLASSROOM - NORTH AMERICAN ODYSSEY - Stage 5

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The following text was taken from a News Release from our friends of The Wilderness Classroom: N E W S   R E L E A S E For Immediate Release May 8, 2012 Contact: Scott McPherson 312.882.2473 mcphersonpublicaffairs@gmail.com WILDERNESS CLASSROOM BEGINS STAGE FIVE OF NORTH AMERICAN ODYSSEY Grand Portage, MN- Wilderness Classroom Leaders Dave and Amy Freeman will embark on Stage 5 of the North American Odyssey when they push off by kayak on May 9th, 2012 from Grand Portage, Minnesota on Lake Superior.  Stage 5 will take them along the North Shore of Lake Superior and then follow...

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Valdez to Whittier Family Canoe Expedition - North Water in Alaska

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Six weeks of ocean canoeing between Valdez and Whittier in Alaska's Prince William Sound provided more then a few adventures for a family of four, as you can imagine. Watch the video to see this family and North Water Paddle Sports Equipment in action. Thanks to Dan Clark (who utilized his North Water Spray Deck for protection from the frigid Alaskan waters) for sharing this incredible video with us, and to his family for inspiring us all to get out there and paddle! We hear the Clark family may even be planning a possible trip to the Arctic for a 50...

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