Colin Field

Why Did Ross Exler Kayak Africa’s Great Lakes?

Inside Ross Exler's solo expedition connecting Africa's most diverse watershed.

Chris Vermeulen Builds DIY Paddleboard Jet Drive

Thomas Edison said to invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.

A Paddling Photographer’s Nightmare

That heart dropping feeling of losing your memory card.

Skills: How To Cook Epic Backcountry Lasagna

Just because you’re camping doesn’t mean you have to suffer; you don’t have to eat Kraft Dinner, canned tuna and powdered milk for days on end. Outfitters know this....

Building An Empire: Murky Water Kayaks

When it comes to squirt boats, surf kayaks and freestyle kayaks, you wouldn’t exactly call Binbrook, Ontario, the world epicenter of the sport. But...

Building An Empire: Spade Kayaks

While Spade Kayaks may be new to the game, the guys behind it are not. Together they have over a century of experience. The German and Austrian...

SUP for Beginners: Soft or Hard Board?

Choosing your first standup paddleboard can be a surprisingly difficult purchase. Options seem endless and many boards cost about the same as your first vehicle. There are now...

Choose the Right Paddleboard Paddle For Your Next Adventure

Think all SUP paddles are created equal? Not quite. Making your way through the jungle of available paddles requires some thought. Here are factors to consider before making your...