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How to Edge & Lean a Kayak - 4 hr ago
Learn how the edging technique can help you to turn your kayak quickly in this useful video from Gordon Brown.
Product Review: Predator SS150 canoe by Old Town - 11 hr ago
I bought a Predator SS 150 2 years ago and have been very happy with it... I like the Predator due to its large capacity and ability to take a beating... It's great even in rough water.
15 paddlers rescued from swelling Saco River - 15 hr ago
Fryeburg, ME: Police say 15 paddlers were rescued from the Saco River after it rose 2 feet in 10 minutes.
Canoeing Wabakimi Provincial Park - 1 day ago
Follow Kevin Callan as he canoes Wabakimi Provincial Park, ON in this classic video from 1993. He spent seven days canoeing on 3 rivers enduring sudden hail storms, sweltering heat, Lucif...
New Product: Etain 17-1 kayak by Valley Sea Kayaks - 1 day ago
The new Etain 17-1 kayak is ideal for those paddlers around the 100 lb. mark attempting longer open crossings or multi-day sea kayaking trips.
Adventurer's appeal to recover lost kayak - 2 days ago
The search for the kayak that carried Scott Donaldson across the Tasman Sea for three months continued for over two weeks, but has ended in a personal appeal to the public for sightings o...
Weekend Trip Report: Lumber River (NC) - 2 days ago
Overall it was a fun, at times challenging, trip. We saw a ton of great wildlife, from a fawn swimming across our path, to the various indigenous birds... even a small alligator!
Store Feature: Solitude T-shirt - 3 days ago
This original Paddling.net design is printed on a 100% pre-shrunk cotton, sand colored t-shirt.
Knots More to Know - 3 days ago
However many you master, there's always "Knots More to Know." Which is what folks are talking about this week at "In the Same Boat". Read all about it.
Canoeing Duo Wins 7th Consecutive Marathon - 3 days ago
Andy Treibold and his partner Steve Lajoie won their seventh consecutive AuSable River Canoe Marathon (120 miles) with a time of 14:36:18.
Kayakers breach secure area at JFK airport - 3 days ago
Two kayakers adrift in Jamaica Bay (NY) with just one paddle unwittingly breached Kennedy Airport's $300 million perimeter detection system.
From the Archives: Choosing a Kayak for Women - 3 days ago
Anna Levesque wrote this article to assist women in choosing the perfect kayak so that they can comfortably get outside, enjoy the water and have fun!
Gear Spotlight: Kayak Ergometer by Vasa - 4 days ago
The Vasa Kayak Erg allows paddlers to gain paddling-specific endurance and increase stroke power anytime, anywhere.
89-year-old Competes in 120 Mile Canoe Race - 5 days ago
89 year old 'Amazing' Al Widing is in action this weekend with his son, Al Jr., in the 120 mile Au Sable River Canoe Marathon.
Descendant of William Clark floats Missouri River - 6 days ago
Churchill Clark spent two and a half months carving his dug-out canoe and is now paddling it from Twin Bridges, Mont. to St. Louis, Mo.
Kayakers wrap up Alaskan journey - 6 days ago
66-year-old Alan Campbell and 68-year-old David Maxwell recently completed a kayak trip of about 1,850 km that took them as far north as Juneau, Alaska.
Kayak Fishing Photo of the Week - 6 days ago
See more photos like this 16 inch, 3 lb. Smallmouth Bass and submit your own fishing photo for a chance to win a kayak.
Whale-vator: What NOT to Do! - 7 days ago
A massive whale lifts tandem kayak out of water and takes startled paddlers for a short ride. Incredible video; discouraged human behavior.
Feature Trip: Bahama Mamas Sea Kayak Trip - 7 days ago
An expedition style "woman's only" sea kayaking trip through the Brigantine Cays. Designed for women with basic or beginner kayaking skills, this trip will be the perfect combination of p...
Drone Video of Wooden Canoe Heritage Assoc. Assembly - 7 days ago
Some beautiful drone video of the 2014 Wooden Canoe Heritage Association Assembly that showcases these awesome works of art and labors of love.
Product Review: Aspire 100 kayak by Wilderness Systems - 7 days ago
It is perfect for a first time kayaker of smaller frame. Extremely stable. I've never had a problem getting in and out with the 44" cockpit.
3 students, 1 canoe - Week 5 - 8 days 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) - 8 days 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 - 8 days 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 - 9 days 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) - 9 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 - 10 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 - 10 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 - 10 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 - 10 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 - 11 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 - 11 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! - 12 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 - 13 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 - 13 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! - 13 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 - 14 days ago
Watch what happens when you take a 3-person canoe down a whitewater kayak ramp...
Last Chance to Join Paddling Perks! - 14 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!




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