12,000km Canoe Odyssey Continues Across U.S.
Neal Moore’s 22 Rivers canoe project continues across the United States, despite COVID-19. Moore’s 12,000km odyssey began on the West Coast. He plans to paddle 22 rivers, portaging his fully laden canoe on a cart where necessary, and finishing in New York with a celebratory spin round the Statue of Liberty. This will be his second attempt. In 2018, he stacked up 2,700km from Oregon to North Dakota and survived a scary dump on the St. Regis River. In North Dakota, his second boat (and second set of portaging wheels) gave out, and his resolve crumbled. Moore decided to take a break and returned home to Taiwan, where he works as an English teacher and freelance journalist. He eventually decided to give his project another shot in 2020. He went back to his original starting point on the West... .... Continue Reading at Explorers Web