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Kayaking the Cuyahoga —

Oooh, I’m excited. Next weekend I’ll be kayaking the whole length of the Cuyahoga from Kent, Ohio to Downtown Cleveland — a length of 50 miles in two days, with an overnight camp in between.

The trip is organized by the Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative, “to promote the river as a shared regional asset for education, recreation, and sustainability.” It’s also to bring awareness to their new masters program in landscape architecture — the first degree program of its type to be offered in Northeast Ohio.

I kind of invited myself on this trip, and I’m lucky they’re letting me come! I’m hoping to be of some use by blogging or writing about the journey.

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