Paddling.net News and Features http://www.paddling.net/ http://www.paddling.net/Images/newLogo2.gif Paddling.net News and Features http://www.paddling.net/ en-us Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:00:00 -0500 Latest news and features from Paddling.net Volunteers teach veterans to kayak http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7928&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7928&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1121news3.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>A group of veterans took to the water in Johnson City, TN to learn how to kayak from a group of volunteers with the national non-profit Team River Runner. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7928&rss=1 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:00:00 -0500 Feature Kayak - S14LV by Stellar Kayaks http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7922&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7922&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/kayak112114.gif" align="left" border="0"></A><A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7922"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/kayak112114.gif" BORDER="0"></A> http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7922&rss=1 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:15:00 -0500 The Superman Canoe Entry Method http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7920&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7920&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/SuperEntryVid1121.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Not sure if this is an entry method approved by the ACA, but it worked out for this canoeing couple! http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7920&rss=1 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:00:00 -0500 Feature Trip: Guna Yala Kayaking Expedition (Panama) http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7921&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7921&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1121trip1.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Kayak and explore the pristine San Blas (or Guna Yala) Archipelago in the Caribbean Ocean of Panama, home of the Guna Indigenous people. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7921&rss=1 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Product Review: Prodigy 10.0 kayak by Perception http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7919&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7919&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/Review1120.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>I purchased this kayak two months ago and have logged over ten hours in it. The yak tracks better than expected for its price range and is very stable. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7919&rss=1 Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:30:00 -0500 Kayaker Circumnavigates Ireland http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7918&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7918&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1120new.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Imagine spending 62 days on your own kayaking around Ireland. It might sound lonely but for Paul Alexander it was the adventure of a lifetime as he went solo and unsupported around the island. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7918&rss=1 Thu, 20 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Special Deal on Two Great Paddling DVDs! http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7917&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7917&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/DVDspecial1119.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Now you can Save 50% on one (or both) of these awesome paddling videos: "This Is Canoeing" or "This Is The Sea 4" Get them each for only $14.95 while supplies last! http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7917&rss=1 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:00:00 -0500 The Allure of Canoeing Wild Northern Rivers http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7916&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7916&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/NorthRiverCanoe.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Cliff Jacobson writes about what draws him to rivers in Canada over the tranquility of Boundary Waters or similar, more-frequented quiet water destinations. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7916&rss=1 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:30:00 -0500 Learning lifelong lessons in outdoor education http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7915&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7915&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1119news2.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>As part of the Westmount School's (AB) new outdoor education program, students are able to take part in alternative physical education activities such as kayaking, hiking or camping. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7915&rss=1 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Trip Report: Mallows Bay Park (MD) http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7914&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7914&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1118trip1.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>It's called the Ghost Fleet of Mallows Bay, and is a historical American oddity. With over 100 sunken ships, it's a fascinating and beautiful place to paddle, full of wildlife. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7914&rss=1 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:00:00 -0500 Feature Canoe - Affinity by Navarro Canoe Co. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7912&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7912&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/canoe032613.gif" align="left" border="0"></A><A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7912"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/canoe032613.gif" BORDER="0"></A> http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7912&rss=1 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:14:00 -0500 Store Feature: Livin' Life T-shirt http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7911&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7911&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1206shirt.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>The front of this shirt simply reads, "Livin' Life" while the back completes the thought, "Livin' Life one stroke at a time." Available in short or long-sleeve. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7911&rss=1 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:30:00 -0500 Stuffing: It's Not Just a Side Dish Anymore http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7910&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7910&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/stuffing.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Stuffing needn't be relegated to a supporting role. With very little effort on your part, it can be the star of the camp and the basis for a hearty one-pot meal. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7910&rss=1 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Before an adventure vacation, get your body ready http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7909&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7909&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/0708news3.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>A good article to read before you embark on that 4-6 day paddling adventure. Even a simple 1 or 2 day adventure will need some training to make it more enjoyable. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7909&rss=1 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:00:00 -0500 From the Archives: Dressing for Cold Weather Paddling http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7908&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7908&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/coldGear1117.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>This article from the Paddling.net archives begins by stating that, "There are three rules to remember when dressing for cold weather..." Read all about them here. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7908&rss=1 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:30:00 -0500 Gear Spotlight: Pro Catch Cooler by Ice Mule http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7905&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7905&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/ProCatchCooler.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>The Simplest & Most Effective Fish Catch Cooler Ever http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7905&rss=1 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Hammerhead Stalks Kayakers http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7906&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7906&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1114new1.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>For nearly two miles, a hammerhead shark taunted a pair of kayakers as they paddled their way back to shore in Florida. Watch the video! http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7906&rss=1 Sun, 16 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Legendary Fisheating Creek : Kayak trail lives up to hype http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7907&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7907&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1115new1.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>This report describes a recent trip on the Fisheating Creek (FL) which is 52 miles long, starting in Highlands County and ending at Lake Okeechobee. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7907&rss=1 Fri, 14 Nov 2014 18:00:00 -0500 Feature Kayak - Kodiak by Folbot http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7903&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7903&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/kayak111414.gif" align="left" border="0"></A><A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7903"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/kayak111414.gif" BORDER="0"></A> http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7903&rss=1 Fri, 14 Nov 2014 12:13:00 -0500 Kayak Surf Launch Fail http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7899&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7899&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/SurfLaunchFail.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>This video proves that launching a kayak in the surf is not the easiest thing in the world... especially when attempted in powerful monsoon waves. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7899&rss=1 Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:00:00 -0500