5 Secrets For A Successful SUP Camping Trip

SUP camping is a minimalist’s dream. Because the added weight of gear on a paddleboard can significantly reduce its...

First Descents In The Land Of Fire And Ice

Iceland is known for its dramatic canyons, steep whitewater rivers and mesmerizing volcanic activity. Holding the highest concentration of...

Canoe Skill: How To Read Whitewater

Choosing to run whitewater, and doing it successfully, can be a highlight on your next canoe trip. Jumping in...

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3 Steps To Stick The Balance Brace

The first sea kayakers devised the balance brace as a means of gaining stability in rough water and a way to stretch out their...

Whitewater Kayak Review: Dagger Rewind

The Dagger Rewind’s release back in the fall of 2019 was accompanied by much anticipation and fanfare. Dagger claimed the...

Inflatable Kayak Review: Sea Eagle 370

When I think of canoes, I think of the traditional wood-canvas Prospectors straight out of a Tom Thomson painting....

Inflatable Paddleboard Review: Red Paddle Co 11’3″ Sport

Red Paddle Co describes their updated 11’3” Sport as the perfect step-up from an all-rounder. Those are big shoes...

Touring Kayak Review: Delta Kayaks 14

Over the past 10 years, I’ve had the pleasure of paddling (and reviewing for this magazine) nearly every kayak...

Holiday Gift Guide: 9 Last-Minute Christmas Gifts For Paddlers

We can’t be the only ones with some holes in our Christmas gift pile. Thankfully, the days of running...

Holiday Gift Guide: 11 Gift Ideas For Cold Weather...

We’re not all fair weather paddlers. In fact, there’s one particular breed of thick-skinned water lovers that view every...

Holiday Gift Guide: 12 Paddling Stocking Stuffers For Under...

Recently fact-checked by our unbiased team of paddlers, we can confirm that there is no such thing as “too...

10 Reasons Kushiro Shitsugen National Park Is The Best...

There’s just something about a river canoe trip. Maybe it’s the promise of fewer portages, maybe the feeling of...

10 Reasons You Need To Paddle In Japan’s Shiretoko...

Enter into a world of extremes where rugged cliffs meet untamed sea, endangered species depend on delicate life systems...

The Most Compelling Reason To Plan Your Dream Trips...

According to research reported in Forbes, 95 percent of people claim to have a bucket list. Travel is on...

Six Whitewater Missions You May Have Missed During The...

Even with competitions canceled and travel restrictions in place, boaters found new and innovative ways to redefine and challenge...

How To Run Small Drops In Your Kayak

For the best way to kayak small drops, look no further than the boof. Boofing lifts you clean off...

How To Complete A Cross-Country Canoe Trip

You don’t have to be superhuman to cross a continent by canoe. With the right mindset and some preparation,...

7 Ways To Find More Adventure In Your Life

An adventurous life doesn’t have to be the domain of eccentric millionaires and dirtbag vagabonds. Even with a 9-to-5...

Survive Anything On Your Next Paddling Trip

Anyone who’s been on an overnight paddling trip knows that it pays to plan ahead. But some things are...

How To Avoid Freestyle’s 6 Most Common Mistakes

It’s easy for freestyle paddlers to get stuck in a hole of mediocrity, flailing awkwardly in a recirculating repertoire of...

Kayaker Saves Owl From Raven Attack

A labrador kayaker is being hailed as a hero after saving a distressed snowy owl from being dive-bombed by...