Professor to discuss epic kayak trip down Mississippi

  • Thu Apr 24th, 2014 3:21pm
  • Life

Trinity Lutheran College professor Dave Ellingson made an epic journey 2,300 miles down the Mississippi River in the summer of 2012.

In 2013 he wrote a book about his adventure and spiritual journey called “Paddle Pilgrim,” which lists on Amazon.com for $15.99.

Ellingson will talk about his travels on the Big Muddy and what he learned about kayaking, the country and his own inner strength at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Everett Public Library.

For more about Ellingson, read former Herald writer Bill Sheets’ story on http://tinyurl.com/heraldnet-river.

The Everett Public Library is at 2702 Hoyt Ave. Call 425-257-8000 for more information.

Herald staff