Scott MacGregor

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

What’s Next For Whitewater

What’s on the horizon line? The art of river running is coming back strong. This is love of running rivers of a wide spectrum of difficulty and making the most of...

Fat Biking and Packrafting On The Black River

I arrive after dark on Friday evening to find Cam in his basement bike shop gear room making last minute adjustments to our menu. A leftover box of Halloween...

Paddling Magazine: An Open Letter From Our Founder and...

Dear Rapid fans, Twenty years ago in my very first Off the Tongue editorial, I wrote, “I’m not about to sit here in my duct-taped plastic desk chair and predict...

13 Pro Kayakers: The Whitewater Freestyle Tricks They Were...

I learned to handroll in 1973 or 1974. At that point, at least around the Chattooga, it was a rare enough stunt my friends would often gather other people...

Defining Dirtbag

A dirtbag, according to the Urban Dictionary, is a person who is committed to a given—usually extreme—lifestyle to the point of abandoning employment and other societal norms in order...

Editorial: I Gave At The Office

There are things we do every business day that don’t directly add to our companies’ bottom lines. Things like shipping out swag to events too small to matter, loaning pop-up...

Voyageur Island

Tucked between the dining room and the pantry, I’m sitting in the Voyageur Wilderness Programme map room with my feet on the coffee table enjoying a cup of blueberry...

Tough Love: Providing Skills To The Next Generation of...

The headline, “Quit Doing These 8 Things for Your Teen This Year if You Want to Raise an Adult” appeared innocuously in my Facebook feed, shared by...

Paddling Magazine: An Open Letter From Our Founder and...

Dear Canoeroots, Adventure Kayak and Rapid fans, Twenty years ago in my very first Off the Tongue editorial, I wrote, “I’m not about to sit here in my duct-taped plastic desk chair...