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A man & his dog: Cross-Canada canoe journey - 9 hr ago
Accompanied by a trusty canine, 42-year-old Mike Ranta has been canoeing across Canada since April, following rivers once traversed by the country's early explorers and voyageurs.
From the Archives: Packing a Kayak for Camping - 15 hr ago
This article provides some tips and pointers to help make your overnight kayak-camping adventures a bit more enjoyable.
Gear Spotlight: Mini Filter by Katadyn - 20 hr ago
The Mini filter is small, handy and light. It is the ideal filter for travelers who only need to filter water occasionally and don't want to pack a heavy duty water filtration system.
Four Florida kayak trips off the beaten path - 2 days ago
This article from a Florida news site showcases four kayak trips to places that aren't very well-known... but deserve to be
Annual Phatwater Kayak Challenge cancelled - 3 days ago
Natchez, MS: Next month's 14th Annual Phatwater Kayak Challenge has been cancelled, allegedly because of state bureaucratic interference.
Canoes Provide Urban Kids with an Unforgettable Experience - 3 days ago
A unique program, the Wilderness Inquiry's Canoemobile travels across America to bring environmental literacy and dynamic outdoor learning experiences to urban youth.
Kayaker barely escapes Dangerous Whirlpool - 4 days ago
Watch this intense first-person video of a kayaker barely escaping a dangerous little whirlpool on a river in Mexico. Good thing help was nearby!!
Feature Trip: Southern Exuma Cays Expedition (Bahamas) - 4 days ago
Book your winter getaway now! Kayak the Bahamas with Spirit of the West. Explore & paddle a warm water paradise among sandy cays.
Trip Report: Indian Lake - Adirondacks (NY) - 4 days ago
Indian Lake is 14 miles long and is part of a chain in the southern Adirondacks... it doesn't suffer the overcrowding and excessive development of the larger lakes in the region.
Product Review: Pack Angler canoe by Old Town - 4 days ago
The Pack is ideal for what I use it for. It is light to carry and easy to paddle with a double blade. The low slung seat helps it feel very stable.
Staying Upright in a Kayak - 5 days ago
Wayne Horodowich points out that once you develop reliable bracing techniques and awareness of capsize environments, you may never need your roll. Read more about it in his article.
Jessica Fox wins kayak/canoe double gold - 5 days ago
Australia's Jessica Fox completed an historic world championship double after winning the K1 & C1 slalom finals at Deep Creek, Maryland last weekend.
Why Bent Paddles are Best for Cruising - 5 days ago
Read what made Cliff Jacobson a big fan of bent shaft canoe paddles. He also explains some of the nuances between single and double bend and addresses canoe paddle length in general.
New Product: Thresher kayaks by Wilderness Systems - 6 days ago
Built with both the aspiring and advanced angler in mind, the efficient hull satisfies the need to paddle long distances and is complemented by voluminous rails that provide stability for...
Canoers & Kayakers Set New Flotilla Record - 6 days ago
The unofficial count was 2,718 kayaks and canoes clustered together into a makeshift raft on Fourth Lake in Inlet, NY
Derek Jeter gets retirement kayak - 6 days ago
A custom painted kayak was presented as a gift to New York Yankee's retiring shortstop Derek Jeter by the Tampa Bay Rays last week.
Store Feature: Ladies Kayak T-shirt - On Sale $12.95 - 7 days ago
A dark brown t-shirt featuring a purple-pink kayak floating in the middle of a paisley pattern. This women's-cut t-shirt is on sale now for only $12.95.
Paddling Indecision - 7 days ago
Do you have trouble choosing between attractive paddling alternatives on the spur of the moment? Then you need a plan. And Tamia has a few suggestions to get you started.
Lefevre brings home gold for adopted USA - 7 days ago
French import Fabien Lefevre gave the United States its first world title since 1995 in individual canoe whitewater slalom on Saturday
3 Rules for Recreational Kayaking - 8 days ago
Learn about three general rules for recreational kayaking that will help you paddle efficiently, comfortably and safely.
Gear Spotlight: Rollerloader - 8 days ago
The Rollerloader enables you to easily load your boat without having a permanent attachment to your car or rack.
REPORT: Alligator Attack on Canoers was unprovoked (update) - 10 days ago
A Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission investigation released last week reported the alligator attack on two canoers last month was unprovoked and extremely rare.
College buddies kayaking from Montana to Louisiana - 10 days 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 - 11 days 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 - 11 days 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 - 11 days 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 - 12 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 - 12 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 - 12 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 - 13 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' - 13 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) - 13 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 - 14 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) - 14 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.

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