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Amy Schnoes, assistant manager at Glacial Lakes State Park, said the quiet 57-acre Singalness Lake pictured behind her is perfect for paddle boarding as boats with gas motors are not allowed on the lake. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange

Glacial Lakes State Park in Starbuck, Minn., has been selected as a pilot site for paddle boarding


STARBUCK — Minnesota State Parks have latched onto the latest trend in water sports by making stand up paddle boards available for rent at a select number of pilot sites, including Starbuck’s Glacial Lakes State Park.

Called “SUP” by the in-the-know-crowd, stand up paddle boarding involves standing on a board similar to a surf board and propelling yourself around a lake with a long paddle.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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