WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-gold01, ww color gold

Local

Peruse The Mississippi On A Kayak

View Comments
(credit: CBS) Jamie Yuccas
Jamie Yuccas is a morning person. If you want evidence, just tu...
Read More

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. Frank & Maxie Visit The Lauritsen Family Farm
  2. 4 Things To Know For 8/01
  3. Physicist Invents Color-Changing Ice Cream
  4. Sneak Peak At This Year's 'Glamorama' Fashions
  5. ... And A Birthday Cake Too For Jamie!

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – While most people chose lakes to relax, Bob Schmitz of Above the Falls Sports in downtown Minneapolis hopes to change that.

He took WCCO’s Jamie Yuccas on a kayak trip down the Mississippi River.

“About 99 percent of the people we bring out on the water can’t believe they can kayak on the Mississippi, in Minneapolis,” Schmitz said. “And they’re in awe of being on the Mississippi, and can’t believe it’s not a sewer. It’s a great river to be on.”

His favorite part of the river is everything – he loves all of it.

“Every day is a new day on the river,” he said. “It’s fabulous.”

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus