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Algonquin Park’s Meanest Link

Rapid Media’s Digital Content and Social Media Manager, Alex Traynor, set out with tripping partner Noah Booth to complete Algonquin Park’s Meanest Link trip in a mere 10 days....

Win a Werner Kayak Paddle

Werner's 2019 whitewater paddles have just dropped and to celebrate, we're giving one lucky paddler the opportunity to win a Werner whitewater Surge or Strike. Enter now.

Free Webinar: Hydrology for Paddlers

Free tickets to the March 27th online seminar Hydrology for Paddlers are now available. Hosted by "River Doctor" Dr. Ben Plumb, the talk will discuss factors influencing how water moves within a watershed.

Video: Canoeist Stars In Beer Ad

Cross-Canada canoeist Mike Ranta can now add beer star to his resume. Ranta recently made a surprise appearance paddling a voyageur canoe in a commercial for Manitoulin Brewing Company’s...

Video: The River And The Wall

Five friends embark on a 1,200-mile mountain bike, horse, and canoe expedition down the Rio Grande to document the borderlands before construction of a wall and to explore how...

Kayaker Sets Himself On Fire And Paddles Off Waterfall

Red Bull and GoPro athlete pro kayaker Rafa Ortiz teams up with J.E.M. FX and Keller Stunts to send Mexico’s 50-foot San Pedro Falls.

Win A Canoe: Old Town Discovery 119 Solo Sportsman

Paddling Magazine presents our 2019 Canoecopia gear giveaway. Enter to win and get a free digital subscription to Paddling Magazine and Kayak Angler.

9 Industry Experts On The Future Of Paddleboarding

What are the most significant trends in SUP? The trend continues to be growth in the inflatable market across North America. Paddlers are extending the season and thinking of SUP...