The Lake Pepin Messabout is a regional gathering all those who build or love home-built boats. That includes canoes, kayaks, sailboats and powerboats. Admission is free.
This year's messabout is from May 30 through June 1.
Just like last year, the messabout will be at beautiful Lake Pepin, on the border between Minnesota and Wisconsin.
The high cliffs and woodlands surrounding the lake create a beautiful boating site. The lake is huge, and absorbs lots of boats, so there's no crowding. The sailing can be adventurous, and you'll see some wonderful boats cruising the area. Don't worry about the current. It's a non-factor since the lake is so big.
Tom Pamperin who has been to the last few Lake Pepin Messabouts with his brother Lance has a book he's trying to self publish. Here's a link to ...
Posted Feb 11, 2014, 8:11 AM by Robert Craig
Voyageurs Cruise (click for more info)Saturday May 17th - Sunday May 24th, 2014 Total Water Miles: 65 - 85 (depending on wind direction)Sounds like an incredible trip!
Posted Jan 13, 2014, 9:13 PM by Robert Craig
Emails have been sent, forums and web sites are being contacted about the Messabout. Do you have any suggestions for other locations or groups that might like to know about ...
Posted Jan 13, 2014, 7:54 PM by Robert Craig