The Big Ole SUPathon is a charitable paddleboard / canoe / kayak festival on Alexandria's Chain of Lakes and the Long Prairie River. The Big Ole SUPathon offers lake courses of 5, 12 or 26 mi on Friday 7/12 and river courses of 8 & 10 mi on Saturday 7/13 and is fully-supported by volunteers with snacks & water. All profits go to the United Way of Douglas & Pope Counties. Please see the BOS's PaddleGuru page for full details and registration, and find us on Facebook & Instagram. 

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  • Starting Friday, July 12th, 2019, repeated every year on the 2nd Friday of July until Saturday, July 13, 2019 — all day


Faction Boardshop

612 Broadway
Alexandria, 56308