Montana to Dallas – Spirit of Adventure Winner – 2015 C&K Awards
ADVENTURER: Keith Lynch
WHAT: A 4,000-mile solo canoe trip from Montana to Dallas.
HOW:Leaving behind his 20-year, Dallas-based career in finance, Lynch, 43, launched his canoe on the Beaverhead River in Twin Bridges, Montana, and began a 4,000-mile journey home to Dallas. His route was in part inspired by Lewis and Clark, linking smaller waterways with the Missouri, Mississippi, Red and Trinity rivers. With his previous canoeing experience limited to a three-hour outing and a single three-day trip, Lynch, learned on the fly.
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