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The book "Canoeing the Driftless,"available at Tyrol Ski & Sports in Rochester or online at Amazon.com, covers over 50 paddling routes and includes maps, length of route; average trip time; difficulty rating; put-in/take out accesses.
Check out www.RiverPaddling.com; it includes photos of river trips and other useful information.
Two information sessions on "Exploring the Canoe/Kayak Paddling Routes of Southeastern Minnesota" are scheduled this spring: April 22 (# 8345.231) and May 13 (# 8345.232). To register call (507) 328-4000, Rochester Community Education.
Go to the DNR Information Center online at http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/canoeing/index.html for printable maps for DNR routes.