Scott MacGregor

Scott MacGregor is the co-founder and publisher of Paddling Magazine.

Kayak Gear and Accessories: Everything You Need To Go...

Akayak and the right kayak gear and accessories allow you to be in the great outdoors and on the water comfortably, safely and more often. Having a good kayak...

The Paddlers’ Code

As I’m writing this I’m listening to my woodstove struggle against the cold of an Ottawa Valley winter. I’m also thinking of my canoe resting under a couple feet...

The Secret To Successful Paddling Trips

The Kipawa River spills under a bridge in the village of Laniel, a cluster of houses along the two-lane highway in northwestern Quebec. It’s roughly a six-hour drive from...

Why Paddling Is Vital For Human Survival

For most of the last two million years, humans lived in a natural world. Living in a natural world one relies on nature for food and shelter, and early...

The Dreaded Driverless Shuttle For Paddling Trips

Is the recent article in Car and Driver right in that, “Driverless cars are supposedly imminent”? Inside, thought leader Malcolm Gladwell suggests driverless cars, like smartphones, are going to...

Get The Kids Paddling

Scott MacGregor is frustrated with the guidelines that are stopping kids from getting on the water.

The World Is Different. Paddle Forever

Scott MacGregor reflects on the past 20 years of Paddling Magazine.

The Happy-Sad Phase Of Paddle Travel

Scott MacGregor talks about the different phases we feel after an epic adventure.