Appleton Locks Paddle

September 28, 2019

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Lutz Drive - Appleton, WI 54911
Information: 920-727-1285

Event Date Detail
Sep 28, 2019. Arrive: Starting at 7:30am Drop off gear and passengers at Lutz Park in Appleton and shuttle vehicles to Sunset Park in Kimberly. Launch: 9:30am, Lutz Park in Appleton Lunch: Sunset Park, Kimberly Easy paddle on the river and ample rest time in the locks.

The Fox River lock and dam system is a marvel of 19th century technology. On this Annual paddle from Lutz Park in Appleton to Sunset Park in Kimberly, we will pass through four of the hand-operated locks. These locks are part of a system that has allowed navigation on the Lower Fox, despite a drop in elevation from Lake Winnebago to Green Bay.

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