Duck Race Founder To Retire
June 29, 2017
SEELEY LAKE- In the fabled children’s story “Winnie the Pooh,” the characters pass time playing a game called ‘Pooh Sticks.’ Sticks are dropped off a bridge and the first to emerge from the other side is declared the winner.
Seeley Lake has its own version of river racing.
The annual Fourth of July Duck Races will once again fill the Clearwater River with hundreds of rubber yellow ducks.
Gayle Gordon has been organizing the duck races for 20 years. The first year, it began as a fundraiser for the Seeley-Swan High School golf team. The team was a new addition to the school’s s...