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Spring 2019

INSIDE: The controversial and budding industry of backcountry cannabis tourism, why your hatches hold the secret to happiness, Pelican’s ridiculous whitewater paddleboat pro team, the real problem with rudders and the coming big ash crisis. PLUS: Find out why two brothers portage to Mount Everest, discover the greatest rafting and skiing adventure ever told and Kevin Callan dishes on dumb ways to die.

GEAR: Expedition photography essentials, all-new touring kayak paddles, and best new inflatable PFDs.

BOAT REVIEWS: Wilderness Systems Tsumani, Wenonah Wee Lassie, Liquidlogic Delta V, Trak 2.0 and the MyCanoe Plus.

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