Caddo Lake regatta highlights paddling trails
The Third Annual Caddo Lake Earth Day Paddling Regatta exceeded organizers’ and sponsors’ expectations by bringing in nearly 50 paddlers to take in the sights and sounds of Caddo Lake on Saturday.
Five of the 10 trails were highlighted this year — the Benton Lake Trail, Clear Lake Trail, Haggerty Creek Trail, Mill Pond Trail and the Old River II Trail—with proceeds from the event going toward to maintenance of the trails.
“We’re really excited about the pre-registration and the people who showed up,” regatta coordinator Stella Barrow said.
Paddlers from the area and from Dallas and Shreveport came to show their support for Caddo Lake and help raise awareness of its numerous paddling trails available to the public.
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