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Swimming And Kayaking With Ice In Lake Superior Over Memorial Day Weekend [Video]

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There was still ice on Lake Superior over Memorial Day weekend, but that didn’t stop swimmers and kayakers from braving the cold waters.

Ice is nearly gone from the Great Lakes, but we’re not there yet.

Analysis on Memorial Day showed that 1.7% of the Great Lake are still covered with ice.

A few water lovers experienced that cold and ice firsthand.

 

 

On the beach and in the waters of Lake Superior over Memorial Day weekend. Some amazing shots:

Kayaking with the ice in Lake Superior:

Another view of ice on Lake Superior. Video was taken from the Madeline Island Ferry between Bayfield and La Pointe, Wisconsin on Memorial Day:

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