Archive for the ‘Water Walks’ Category

Mississippi River Water Walk 2013 underway!

Monday, March 4th, 2013

Mississippi River Water Walk 2013 started on Friday, March 1!

Here is a copy of their tentative schedule.

Lead walker Sharon Day and Eagle Staff Carrier.

LIVE gps map… updates every 10 minutes.


Sample map: Day 4 beings.

Please keep up to date with them by joining their facebook group:  Mississippi River Water Walk 2013

If you have a day or a few days they need walkers and staff carriers. Please contact:

Sharon Day, Lead Walker, by email at or make contact via their facebook page.

Miigwech Water Walkers! Stay warm in the north and cool in the south and safe the whole route!


Lake Monona Water Walk

Sunday, July 15th, 2012

Dianné Jean Aldrich, the organizer of the Lake Monona Water Walk:

Thank you to the many individuals and organizations who have stepped up to collaborate on and sponsor the Lake Monona Water Walk!

“First Wave” of Sponsors: Madison Municipal Sewerage District, 4Pillars4Health EcoSpace, American Family Insurance, Ho-Chunk Nation, “John of God” Spiritual Guide – Diane Pauly, Glass Slipper Homes, Magic Car Wash, the BoatHouse of Madison, Rutabaga Paddlesports, Sandpiper Institute,Jon Robb Agency, Monona Motors, Goben Cars, Metcalfe’s Market, Hancock Center for Dance-Movement Therapy, Inc.

Dianné Jean Aldrich

Lake Monona Water Walk Coordinator

Nice blog entry by Callen Harty


Lake Monona Water Walk

Grandmother Josephine Mandiman. Photo by Callen Harty.

For photos by Callen Harty from the event, follow this link: