Virginia Marshall

Boat Review: Stellar Kayaks S14-LV

“This feels like a sports car!” marveled one happy tester, who enjoyed the S14- LV’s quickness in all types of water and playful maneuverability on...

Editorial: Paddling Friendships

“Thank you! See you!” The petite Japanese woman beamed, bouncing onto her tiptoes to give each of us a hug goodbye. Strangers just three days earlier, Maiko and...

Boat Review: Current Designs Ignite

Ignite is an appropriate name for this hybrid. For touring kayakers, it could spark an interest in go-fast fitness paddling or even recreational racing. For fitness freaks and...

Gear Preview: Garmin’s eTrex Touch 35t GPS

A stalwart map-and-compass paddler, it took a device as easy to use—and easy on the eyes—as Garmin’s eTrex Touch 35t to get me excited about...

Gear Preview: Power Traveller PowerMonkey Extreme 12v

The PowerMonkey Extreme goes where few other others can— this rugged solar charging kit is waterproof and shockproof so you can harness the sun’s rays...

Beat the Winter Blues: 6 of the Best Kayaking...

For many paddlers, the bitter cold and frozen waters of winter herald the end of the boating season. But don’t swap that paddle for a shovel just yet—...

Trips: Georgian Bay And The North Channel

The sculpted islands and quiet passages of northern Georgian Bay offer Toronto-based professional photographer, Henry Liu, a refreshing escape from his hectic schedule of teaching landscape photography workshops in...

What’s In: Sarah and Boomer’s Tiny Home

When you're used to fitting everything you need into two kayak hatches and living out of a tent for months at a time, 280 square...

Gear Preview: Motionize Paddle Motion Sensor

Ever wondered if your touring forward stroke is symmetrical on both sides? Or wished you could view instant feedback on your sprint technique? Now you...