Paddling adventure

The Stagger Mud Run Paddling Adventure will be a big attraction in Astor beginning at 9am March 24. Launching from Powell’s Campground, 25716 Powell Drive, the guided trip will take paddlers into Lake Dexter and Stagger Mud Lake. The Lake County Water Authority notes the shorelines offer scenic vistas and opportunities for wetland animal species observation for paddlers. For more information, call LCWA at 352.324.6141 or email