Posts Tagged "tanking in nebraska"

A Beginner’s Guide to Tanking

Posted by on Jan 14, 2021 in Blog, Dismal River Trips, Middle Loup River Trips, Sandhills Motel | Comments Off on A Beginner’s Guide to Tanking

A Beginner’s Guide to Tanking

As we usher in 2021, we’ve decided to officially share our most well-kept recipe for fun at Sandhills Motel & Glidden Canoe Rental. While we can’t promise you’ll be able to make this recipe on your own as well as we do at Sandhills Motel, it’s worth the shot. You’ll need: 1 large livestock water tank 4-8 friends and family members (including yourself) Sunscreen Towels Snacks Appropriate Beverages Life Jackets Lawn chairs 1-2 meandering rivers Good ‘ole Nebraskan sunshine Mix all of the ingredients together and you’ll cook up some unforgettable memories (and possibly a...

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The Ins and Outs of Tanking

Posted by on Apr 5, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on The Ins and Outs of Tanking

The Ins and Outs of Tanking

Warm, sunny days here in Nebraska beg to be spent floating lazily down the river, with something cold to drink close at hand and great company to share in the views, so it’s no wonder that tanking has become a regional activity that is loved by those of all ages. Not familiar with what “tanking” means? Well, we’re here to let you in on our state secret and get you hooked on the tanking life! Rumor has it that tanking originated in the Sandhills area, when a bored farmer threw a couple of lawn chairs into a stock tank and went for an impromptu journey down the river. Today, the same...

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