Your #1 source for kayaking and canoeing information.               FREE Newsletter!
my Profile
Paddling.net News & Features

Most Recent 7 Days Previous 7 Days
3 students, 1 canoe - Week 5 - 2 hr ago
3 Fort Lewis College (CO) students are paddling down the Missouri River for a research project to understand environmental changes and effects of land use on the water.
Kayak Draw Stroke (In-Water Recovery) - 15 hr ago
In this short tutorial video, Mike Aronoff demonstrates the kayak draw stroke with an in-water recovery, and gives step-by-step instructions.
New Product: Kayak/Canoe Trailers by Remackel Trailers - 22 hr ago
Remackel Trailers builds 2, 4, 6, and 8 place galvanized steel canoe trailers that can stand up to any rugged road. With removable racks, these trailers can also be used as utility traile...
Heavenly moments in the Boundary Waters - 1 day ago
When canoe country beckons, with its campfires and shore lunches, still waters and rapids, you get up and go, putting your shoulder to a paddle and enjoying piecemeal, if necessary, what ...
Trip Report: Big Rideau Lake (ON) - 2 days ago
The highlight of this park are the easy, beautiful, secluded paddle-in primitive campsites. From the boat launch, it's a mere 5-minute paddle to the closest site
Store Feature: Maize Kayak T-shirt - 2 days ago
This shirt features three kayaks gracefully wrapping around the front of the maize/yellow colored shirt. Part of the "Buy 2, Get 1 FREE" Shirt Special!
Camping Comfort - The Bathroom - 2 days ago
What goes in must come out. Which is why Tamia's tour of "Camp Comfort" ends in the bathroom. But don't worry, it's very tastefully done.
First Person View of 110 year old Ghost Ship - 3 days ago
Kayakers paddle by and explore a 110 year-old derelict ship on a tributary of the Ohio River. This ship has some interesting history...
From the Archives: Double Dipping in a Canoe - 3 days ago
Tom Watson shares a history of paddles plus the pros and cons of a single vs. double blade when paddling a solo canoe.
Gear Spotlight: Heel and Pegpads by Yakpads - 3 days ago
Relieves pressure points on balls of your feet and heels; Insulates feet from a cold boat bottom. Limits the wear on inner-hulls of composite boats.
Father-son duo ready to conquer the AuSable River - 4 days ago
The AuSable River Canoe Marathon is exceptional among endurance sport competitions. Ryan and his dad, Todd Bennett, plan to participate next weekend in the 67th edition of what is billed ...
New Paddling.net Sweepstakes! - 4 days ago
Register to win one of 4 great boats in the NEW Paddling.net Sweepstakes. Enter once a day, every day for your best chance to win...
New Adirondack canoe camping area comes with rules - 5 days ago
Canoe campers and kayakers seeking solace in the wilds of New York's newest lake-studded Adirondack playground will encounter a few rules that run counter to the mountainous region's trad...
Rhode Island paddlers complete historic journey - 6 days ago
Four paddlers have completed an eight-day, seven-night Paddle Across Rhode Island, a 101-mile journey using a mostly inland water route from the Massachusetts border all the way to Connec...
Kayak Fishing Photo Contest Ends Soon! - 6 days ago
Enter your kayak fishing photo for a chance to win a Ride 135 Advance Angler kayak from Wilderness Systems and other great prizes! Contest ends July 31, so enter soon!
Canoe Ramp Fail - 6 days ago
Watch what happens when you take a 3-person canoe down a whitewater kayak ramp...
Last Chance to Join Paddling Perks! - 6 days ago
It's the last chance for you to join the Paddling.net Perks program where you can get a t-shirt, calendar, exclusive deals with manufacturers and more... for only $25!
Greenland Chest Sculling Tutorial - 7 days ago
This video demonstrates the technique of this unique rolling and bracing move with a Greenland paddle and breaks it down into a few useful steps to follow.
Cameron Diaz and Jimmy Fallon Kayak Race - 7 days ago
Watch Cameron Diaz and Jimmy Fallon compete in a silly kayak race on NBC's The Tonight Show.
Product Review: Adventure 16 canoe by Mad River Canoe - 7 days ago
Though we are beginners I have to say that this canoe as exceeded my expectations... I never feel unstable and have gotten out of some pretty tough situations with the wind and waves.
Heritage Kayaks Added to Boat Buyers' Guide - 7 days ago
Heritage Kayaks has four great fishing kayaks ranging from a 9'5" sit-in at 39 lbs up to a 14' sit-on-top. Check out these kayaks from Heritage which are now available to view, research a...
Paddling with your best friend - your dog - 8 days ago
Kevin Callan looks at some of the factors you should consider before taking your furry friend along for a paddle/camping excursion.
New Product: Intrepid 120X kayak by Pelican Intl. - 8 days ago
While its unique multi-chine hull structure still puts a premium on stability and tracking, this longer, roomier version of the Intrepid also offers improved acceleration and speed.
Paddling community honors Eppie Johnson - 8 days ago
Johnson, who founded Eppie's Great Race, passed away in 2013, and with the race taking place next weekend, friends wanted to pay tribute to him for all he has done to raise money to keep ...
Trans-Tasman kayaker ends solo bid - 9 days ago
Injured kayaker Scott Donaldson has apologized to the public for not completing his mission to be the first to kayak the Tasman Sea solo. When he gave up he had about 83km of his 2000km j...
Store Feature: Canoe Swirl T-shirt - 9 days ago
This charcoal grey t-shirt features 3 large canoes laying in front of a swirling backdrop. Also available in a kayak design.
Camping Comfort - The Kitchen - 9 days ago
In the past few weeks, Tamia has been taking a tour of a campsite she has been calling Camp Comfort. This week she looks at making things easy in the Kitchen...
Kayaking Channel Islands National Park (CA) - 10 days ago
We decided to check out Santa Cruz, the largest island, for a long weekend of camping, hiking, kayaking and wildlife watching. Our guided kayak trip took us to cool caves and tunnels, wit...
From the Archives: Tried and True Kayak Packing Tips - 10 days ago
Here are a few pointers for packing your gear into a kayak for an extended paddling trip in this article from the archives.
Gear Spotlight: Master Lock All from Lasso Security Cables - 10 days ago
The LOCK ALL utilizes a vinyl coated galvanized steel cable with hardened diecast zinc attachment multipliers that won't rust and are corrosion resistant for years of continuous trouble f...
High water postpones MR340 race - 11 days ago
High water on the Missouri River has forced organizers to postpone the paddle boat race between Kansas City, KS and St. Charles, MO. The more than 600 participants instead will be invited...
Shirt Special! Buy 2, Get 1 FREE - 12 days ago
We've brought back the Shirt Special! Right now, when you buy two t-shirts; long-sleeve, short sleeve, wicking, fleece... you'll get a third one of equal or lesser value for FREE.
Climber writes definitive guide to paddling Columbia River - 13 days ago
Best known for his Himalayan exploits, John Roskelley has taken up a new sport. And just like his all-out climbing style, he has gone all in for paddling.
Kayak Fishing Photo of the Week - 13 days ago
See more photos like this 31" Red Snapper caught in the Gulf of Mexico and submit your own fishing photo for a chance to win a kayak.
Grizzly Bear Close Encounter from Kayak - 13 days ago
Watch this close encounter of a Grizzly Bear by a group kayaking on a trip to the Misty Fjords in Alaska.
Feature Trip: 3-5 Day Maine Expeditions - 13 days ago
We have a paddling trip for you; whether you seek the easy access from our base on Peaks Island with its several hundred islands, or want to adventure in the wilder archipelagos of Penbos...
Kayak Fishing Boat Stability Confidence - 14 days ago
This video has some suggestions on how to check the stability of a fishing kayak and explains why it is such an important factor to know.
Product Review: Arctic Tern kayak (kit) by Pygmy Boats - 14 days ago
The Pygmy Arctic Tern 14 is perhaps the best kit boat on the market today for a person under 160 pounds. It is fast enough to cruise with much longer boat while allowing the paddler to ex...




Follow us on:
Free Newsletter | About Us | Site Map | Advertising Info | Contact Us

©2014 Paddling.net Inc.
Sweepstakes Shirt Sale