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CONQUERING THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI: Day 16 -- It's a long way to the bank

Albany outdoorsman Dave Krantz, nearing the end of his 19-day journey down the Mississippi River, must wait out a couple thunderstorms before getting disappointing news on Day 16.

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CONQUERING THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI: Day 13 -- Biscuits, boat rides and two things money can't buy

During Day 13 of his trip down the Mississippi River, Albany outdoorsman Dave Krantz has a pleasant Father's Day (EDITS: Includes Day 13 photo journal).

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CONQUERING THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI: Day 12 -- Some bridges you go under are more important than others

Albany outdoorsman Dave Krantz recently returned from a 19-day trek down the Mississippi River from Minnesota back to Southwest Georgia, writing a journal about his experience every day during his journey. The following is Krantz's Day 11 entry in which he and his son Mike cover a lot of river, pass through many locks and go under a familiar bridge. (EDITS: Includes Day 11 photo journal.)

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CONQUERING THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI: Day 8 --- Meeting friends on the river

On Day 8 of his journey down the Mississippi River, Albany outdoorsman Dave Krantz encounters a storm just ahead that forces him to take cover, where he meets some new friends. (EDITS: includes Day 8 photo journal)

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CONQUERING THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI: Day 7 -- Today is 'pay attention' day

Albany outdoorsman Dave Krantz recently returned from a 19-day trek down the Mississippi River from Minnesota back to Southwest Georgia, writing a journal about his experience every day during his journey. The following is Krantz's Day 7 journal entry in which he waits out some rain, navigates through river debris and gives a little tribute to Mark Twain.

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CONQUERING THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI: Day 3 -- Rocks, locks and motels

Albany outdoorsman Dave Krantz recently returned from a 19-day trek down the Mississippi River from Minnesota back to Southwest Georgia, writing a journal about his experience every day during his journey. The following is Krantz's Day 3 journal entry about a few interesting things and people he encounters during his trip further down the river. (EDITS: Includes Day 3 photo journal.)

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CONQUERING THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI: Day 2 -- Dave wishes he had one of those 'pointy-nosed boats' (EDITS: Includes Day 2 photo journal)

Albany outdoorsman Dave Krantz recently returned from a 19-day trek down the Mississippi River from Minnesota back to Southwest Georgia, writing a journal about his experience every day during his journey. The following is Krantz's Day 2 journal entry about passing through Minnesota's Lake Pepin.

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