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Unique Boutique: WalkAbout Paddle and Apparel Submitted: 05/04/2015
Unique Boutique: WalkAbout Paddle and Apparel
Story By Jeanine Ilacqua

EAGLE RIVER - The beautiful weather puts many people in the mood to get outside and enjoy the Northwoods.

A store in Eagle River carries many items you may need as the weather starts to get nicer.

WalkAbout Paddle and Apparel in Eagle River will celebrate its 14th anniversary this year. The store started off as a paddle store, but throughout the past few years, it has begun to sell several different lines of women's fashion items.

"We felt there was a need here in Eagle River and the Northwoods in general. When we opened, there wasn't any place like this. We wanted more unique things," said owner Joy Nelson. We just pick out things we think people here would want to wear and are comfortable in. They can have a good Northwoods style."

The store also sells men's clothing, camping gear and outdoor apparel.
You can find paddle boards, kayaks, and canoes as well.

If you are new to paddle sports, you can try out a paddle board during the summer.

"Every Saturday in the summer, we demo our paddle boards, canoes, and kayaks. And it's free. It's from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Silver Lake Beach in Eagle River," said Nelson.



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