Plants and Paddling
12:00 – 4:00 PM
Location to be determined
Dip your paddle gently into pristine waters...
Explore and experience plentiful plant life of the glacial Ice Age Trail lakes of Northwest Wisconsin. The best botanical view is from a quiet craft like a canoe or kayak. Bring your camera, sketchbook, plant journal...learn about medicinal and cultural aspects of wild, wetland plants while paddling shoreline edges. Plants & Paddling, a relaxing recreation experience; the original kayak ecotour in the Upper Midwest with guide & Master Herbalist, Gigi Stafne.
Tales from the Medicine Trail
12:00 – 3:00 PM
Riztinger Hall Room 227
Meander along a treasure of a trail in Northwest Wisconsin with a Master Herbalist as your guide. Listen to stories about diverse plants of this exceptional ecosystem from deep Dandy roots to the majestic White Pine. Hiking and stories spanning from their medicine and magic to Nordic and Native uses and more.