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Recreational kayaks are typically 12-feet to 14-feet long. Purchase prices vary

Paddling stress away

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Surrounded by water, lakes area residents are increasingly finding ways to experience nature and reduce stress while seated inside a kayak. 


“I go every chance I get,” said Allen Wynn. “The peace and quiet — it’s just very soothing.”

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