Colin Field

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...

The Ultimate Guide to Buying a SUP Paddle –...

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...

Skills: Keep Paddling Forever

Whether you’re on a lengthy expedition or a day trip, paddling efficiently is always the goal. The less energy you expend on strokes, the more energy you have to...

Snake River: Think the North is Out of Reach?

"This is where my ashes are going," says guide Al Pace as we eddy out of the Snake River where Milk Creek pours its white, silt-laden water into the icy...