Longtime C&K contributor Alan Kesselheim and his wife Marypat Zitzer were recently featured in a beautiful short film put together by the Epic Montana video series. Representing the season of spring in Montana, Kesselheim and Zitzer discuss life, mortality and renewal on the water, telling the powerful tale of Kesselheim’s cancer diagnosis in 2010 and their newfound appreciation for paddling.

Kesselheim is the author of Let Them Paddle: Coming of Age on the Water about canoeing and children.

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