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Jonathan Jenkins and Ellen Giraud won Cranberry Lake's first Cardboard Boat Race.
Jonathan Jenkins and Ellen Giraud won Cranberry Lake's first Cardboard Boat Race.

Cardboard boats inspire ingenuity, fun

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The Cranberry Lake Boat Club is celebrating its centennial with a series of events this summer. Last Sunday, dozens gathered to watch homemade boats, made of cardboard, duct tape, layer after layer of glue and paint, race around a buoy near the town beach. Teams displayed their makeshift boats as each was called one-by-one to the water. So, do cardboard boats sink or sail? Todd Moe found that most were seaworthy.

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Todd Moe
Morning Host and Producer

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