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Store Feature: Ladies Yellow Paddle Flower T-shirt - 9 min ago
Printed on a 100% pre-shrunk cotton, Hanes Her Way t-shirt, this shirt features a beautiful flower-shaped collection of kayak paddles.
Leather Boot Maintenance - 3 hr ago
Synthetic fabrics may have displaced leather boots from its former pedal preeminence, but there are still leather boots out there. Tamia addresses proper maintenance of these in her lates...
Quiet Water Symposium Celebrates 20 Years - 16 hr ago
The symposium celebrates all non-motorized recreation, the value of clean waterways, and shared concern for the Great Lakes. Plan to attend on March 7 in Lansing, MI
From the Archives: Packing Your Pack - 23 hr ago
Kevin Callan shares a few tips regarding the best way to arrange camping items in a pack.
Gear Spotlight: Kayak Sak by Kayak Covers of Charleston - 1 day ago
The front of the kayak slips into the front of the Kayak Sak; the back half of the cover then closes around the stern of the kayak, with the top and bottom halves closing using a 2" wide ...
Canoe polo explained - 2 days ago
Of the many varieties of kayaking, canoe polo is perhaps more physically demanding than most. It's a sport that requires a high level of physical contact...
Polar Plunge: Kayaking the icy Great Falls - 3 days ago
Watch as kayakers paddle down the Potomac River's icy waters, before plunging over the Great Falls... then surf some winter waves.
Klepper's solar-powered E-Kayak introduced - 4 days ago
The E-Kayak is designed to let sore paddling muscle rest by replacing those muscles with motor power. The kit includes a high-efficiency electric motor with carbon propeller
How to Surf a Kayak... and Laugh - 4 days ago
Funny video with tips on surfing your kayak in the ocean; including humorous demonstrations of how to get to the water...
Feature Trip: Sea Kayak Everglades 3-5 Day Tour (FL) - 4 days ago
Paddle the warm winter waters of America's Everglades! Dolphins, manatees, alligators, herons, egrets, ospreys, eagles, spoonbills, pelicans and sea turtles.
Paddling Gloves - 5 days ago
For most paddlers a good pair of paddling gloves is a standard piece of gear/wardrobe. Tom Watson reviews some general options for protecting hands while paddling in this article.
Product Review: Raven kayak by Eddyline - 5 days ago
I find the boat to be quite stable with amazing secondary stability; I have NEVER accidentally tipped in this boat. When chop gets over 8 inches some water splashes on the deck but the ri...
Last Chance for Perks with 2015 Calendar! - 5 days ago
Join Paddling Perks today and you'll get a great t-shirt (16 to choose from) and the awesome 2015 calendar, but make sure to sign up soon because the beautiful calendars are almost gone!
7 Great Tripping Canoes - 6 days ago
We've highlighted and compared seven expedition canoes to give you some idea of their differences. You'll find plenty more in the Buyers' guide and tools to sort canoes by size, price and...
New Product: Woodlands Modular Storage System by Talic - 6 days ago
The first ever all wood modular storage system; beautifully designed and precisely fabricated. Makes it easy to arrange your toys any way you want and have it look great too!
Crooked Creek Paddles Added to Accessories Guide - 6 days ago
See the Crooked Creek Paddles inventory recently added for your research and comparison to the Paddling.net Accessories Buyers' Guide.
Paddling Blind - 7 days ago
Vic Allen hasn't let his blindness keep him from doing things he loves... like paddling solo canoes in Hawaii. Read his inspirational story.
Store Feature: Paddle Faster, I Hear Banjo Music T-shirt - 7 days ago
The infamous line: "Paddle Faster, I hear Banjo Music" from the movie Deliverance is featured on this charcoal grey t-shirt!
Map-Measuring Tools - 7 days ago
This week, Tamia tests four ways of measuring river miles on a map to a head-to-head trial. Want to know which one came out on top? Then read on...
Kayak trip to Guatemala halted due to injury - 8 days ago
After completing over 1,500 miles of the expedition, 63-year-old Deb Walters has cut short her fundraising kayak trip from Maine to Guatemala after emergency neck surgery. She hopes to fi...
From the Archives: Self-Rescue Swimming - 8 days ago
Ken Whiting explains different swimming styles in whitewater and looks at swimming over strainers and through holes.
Gear Spotlight: Sail Rig by Spirit Sails - 8 days ago
A complete Full Size Sail Rig that includes the following: Sail, Storage sack, Battens, V-yoke, "How-to" photos and installation recommendations, more...
Revised Bill pushes for Paddling in Grand Teton, Yellowstone - 9 days ago
Legislation to open up paddling opportunities in Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks has been re-introduced by a Wyoming congresswoman
Shriners Hospital Helps Kayaker Overcome Traumatic Injury - 10 days ago
Watch the inspiring story of Jason Craig who overcame a brutal kayaking injury with help from a Shriners Hospital to ride the waves once again.
Video: Kayaker Rescues dog from Icy Pond - 11 days ago
Watch the dramatic rescue of a dog that had fallen into an icy pond in Louisville, Kentucky.
Ice Sailing in a Canoe - 11 days ago
Frozen lake? Canoe? Parachute? Bored kids home from school? Answer: new canoeing fun is born!
Feature Trip: Eastern Shore of Virginia Multi-day Trip - 11 days ago
Paddle with the authors on the Chesapeake Bay and the Seaside Water Trail. Camp on remote islands or rest easy at an historic B&B.
Quick Tips for Canoe Camping Trips - 12 days ago
Kevin Callan passes along some of the tricks he has picked up over the years about camping and paddling. Check it out, along with the 6 quick videos he created to illustrate these tips.
Product Review: Adventure 16 canoe by Mad River - 12 days ago
This is my first canoe and I find it stable, fast and a delight. It can be heavy to load and unload but so far for me this is the only down side.
Montreal's Ice Canoe Challenge - 12 days ago
On Saturday, more than 40 boats will take to the St-Lawrence's icy waters in the Old Port for the third annual Montreal Ice Canoe Challenge.
Corrective Paddle Strokes for Kayaking - 13 days ago
Nigel Foster demonstrates small corrective tweaks to your paddle stroke that will help make your kayak go straight even when you're being pushed off-course by wind.
New Product: Yak Yak Boat Cart by NRS - 13 days ago
The NRS Yak Yak Boat Cart saves your back without wrecking your wallet. It supports up to 150 pounds and folds to fit in most kayak hatches.
Trip Report: Escatawpa River (AL) - 13 days ago
On the first leg we had quite a bit of drag-over as the sandbars reach completely across the river, in some areas. The beauty and tranquility of the place more than makes up for the troub...
Sea Lion Pup joins kayaking family - 14 days ago
A family had an unexpected passenger join them on a kayaking trip in Santa Barbara, CA on Valentine's Day...




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