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College buddies kayaking from Montana to Louisiana - 10 hr ago
Two college buddies are kayaking from Montana to Louisiana. They stopped over in Omaha, Nebraska recently... covering two-thousand miles in 100-days.
How NOT to treat a kayak paddle - 18 hr ago
Ever have one of those trips down the river? Hope this guy had a backup paddle along...
Kid kayakers hospitalized after crash w/ motorboat - 21 hr ago
Miami, FL: A day on the water turned dangerous for a 6-year-old girl and a 14-year-old boy after a motorboat crashed into their kayak.
Kayak Fishing Basics: How to Choose a Kayak - 1 day ago
This video highlights the advantages of choosing a kayak for angling based on your need for four things: Capacity, Maneuverability, Stability and Speed.
Product Review: Spitfire 9 by Emotion Kayaks - 2 days ago
Got this kayak from Cabela's bargain cave for $200... it's a great kayak for that price! Comfy seat that is plastic riveted on allowing you to actually lean back with a very nice adjustab...
Kayaking journey is recalled by 76-year-old - 2 days ago
Notes from the journal of 76-year-old kayaker, recorded each night during a 5-day trip down the Missouri River in Spring 2014
The J-Stroke and Canadian Stroke - 2 days ago
Kevin Callan talks about these the efficient J-Stroke and Canadian Stroke in his latest article which also features a short video where he demonstrates the technique for both.
New Product: Northern Outfitter canoe by Swift - 3 days ago
The Northern Outfitters are workhorses. With ample weight capacity and a straight tracking shoe keel, the whole family can travel with confidence wherever the water may lead.
Kayaking in Alaska's 'bear utopia' - 3 days ago
The area around Pack Creek, a bear-viewing area on Admiralty Island, offers some amazing sights not too far from Juneau, AK
Trip Report: Assateague National Seashore (MD) - 3 days ago
Assateague Island is to Maryland as the Outer Banks is to North Carolina without all the development... Like the NC Outer Banks, they host a herd of feral (wild) ponies.
Store Feature: Long-Sleeve Navy Kayak T-shirt - 4 days ago
This navy blue long sleeve shirt features a white oval with a kayaker paddling over top of the text: "KAYAK" and "Powered by Paddle." Now only $14.95!
Pinned! (part 3) - 4 days ago
Tamia certainly has had her share of close calls over the years canoeing whitewater rivers. Read the third and final part of a story that really stands out in her memory.
85-year-old hitchhiking and canoeing the Erie Canal - 4 days ago
John canoes to a particular destination, then picks up his hitchhiking signs from the bow of the canoe that read: "Elderly canoeist ahead" and "Seeks ride to car."
From the Archives: River Hazards - 5 days ago
Tom Watson explains a few common river hazards (that you may or may not know of) and includes some tips to avoiding them.
Gear Spotlight: Kayak/Canoe Trailers by Portage Pal - 5 days ago
The standard trailer from Portage Pal can carry canoes and kayaks up to 12' long and with the optional tongue extension it can carry boats from 8' to 19' long.
Safety at sea a concern - 6 days ago
A New Zealand kayaker feels too many people are skipping valuable marine lessons leaving the door wide open for potential disaster... read his tips to remember
U.S. set to host ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships - 6 days ago
The Championships begin Sept. 17 in McHenry, MD with an opening ceremony and close Sept. 21 with the team finals in K1 women (single kayak) and C2 men (canoe double).
Teen completes solo Mississippi River journey - 7 days ago
After paddling 2,365 miles down the Mississippi River, 19-year-old James Welborn has completed his solo canoe journey. He spent 118 days on the river...
Unique Sport: Canoe Poling - 8 days ago
Get a glimpse of this unique sport! Watch as the "few and proud" stand tall in their canoes for the annual Canoe Poling National Championships.
Feature Trip: Paddle with Manatees (FL) - 8 days ago
Led by an experienced naturalist, you will paddle amongst a natural, wild population of manatees; close enough to view without disturbing these gentle creatures. We encounter manatees on ...
Kayak Foot Brace Positioning & Edging Primer - 8 days ago
Nigel Foster talks about fitting a kayak to yourself in this short video by properly adjusting the foot braces and using foam padding. He also gives a quick demonstration on the technique...
Product Review: Nessmuk canoe by Hemlock Canoe Works - 9 days ago
I do a lot of birding and photography by canoe and love the stability of the Nessmuk as well as the quick turning responsiveness.
Extreme kayaker braves Tahquamenon Falls - 9 days ago
Tahquamenon Falls' 51 foot drop poses no threat to extreme kayaker 28-year-old Marcelo Galizio from Brazil...
Adirondack Park Canoe Trip - 9 days ago
This video highlights a 5-day, 115 kilometer loop through the Adirondacks along with advice on camping and a glimpse into what you'll experience paddling this great wilderness park.
New Product: Wahoo 13' Pro Angler by Kaku Kayak - 10 days ago
The Wahoo 13' Pro Angler provides extreme stability without giving up paddling efficiency! It features a front-locking dry hatch, a middle modular tackle box, a 6" round hatch and 4 flush...
Trip Report: Suncook River (NH) - 10 days ago
This section of the Suncook provides an excellent paddling experience for the explorer, but if you want challenging water you'd best look elsewhere.
Blind Adventurer Launches An Epic 21-Day Kayak Trip - 10 days ago
Blind adventurer Erik Weihenmayer set off Sunday to kayak through some of the world's most challenging whitewater terrain in the Grand Canyon.
Store Feature: Short Sleeve Ladies Kayak Trees T-shirt - 11 days ago
This green ladies t-shirt features a paddler kayaking thru a reflection of trees on the water.
Pinned! (part 2) - 11 days ago
Tamia certainly has had her share of close calls over the years canoeing whitewater rivers. Read the second part of a story that really stands out in her memory.
Canoeing in Maine - 11 days ago
The beautiful Fields Pond (5 miles south of downtown Bangor) provides a serene wilderness setting with 1,600 feet of the eastern shoreline part of the Audubon preserve.
From the Archives: How to Use Kayak Rudders and Skegs - 12 days ago
Some people are surprised to hear that rudders and skegs are not designed to steer a kayak. So what are they used for? Watch this video.
Gear Spotlight: Hoister Storage System by Harken - 12 days ago
The Harken Hoister Storage System stores your canoe or kayak overhead, freeing up valuable wall and floor space. 1, 2, or 4 lifting points; up to 200 pounds.
Paddling to Washington DC - 13 days ago
Amy and Dave Freeman are on a 2,000-mile canoeing and sailing expedition from Ely, MN to Washington, D.C. where they plan to deliver a signed canoe petition to the White House boycotting ...
Men canoe historic Canadian route - 14 days ago
It is about a 600km straight line, but Rod Cole and Ken Holloway clocked many more kilometres on their canoe by the time the pair navigated the winding river route through the north of La...

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