Why Open Boaters Need More Than One Paddle

The topic of the perfect paddle length is second only to the discussion of the perfect boat whenever more...

Why A Good Ash Canoe Paddle Is Going To...

Why a good piece of ash is going to get harder to find.

Expert Advice

How To Choose A PFD For Ultimate Safety &...

If you’re new to paddling, one of the first pieces of personal equipment you’ll want to purchase is a...

Best Whitewater Life Jackets

Discover some of the year's best whitewater life jackets with these top five picks from Stohlquist, Gul Performance Apparel,...

7 Best Life Jackets for Canoeing in 2020

Discover some of the year's best life jackets from Salus Marine Wear, Stohlquist WaterWare, Gul Performance Wear, MTI Life...

7 Best Life Jackets for Kayaking in 2020

Discover some of the year's best life jackets from Salus Marine Wear, Stohlquist WaterWare and Kokatat. Whether you're looking...

3 Best Electric SUP Pumps For 2021

The trade-off for the convenience and easy portability of an inflatable SUP is the small hassle of inflation. Sure,...

Bear Safety Gear for Camping

“Your best defense in bear country is your brain—your knowledge and understanding of bears,” writes Steve Herrero in his...

A Dirtbag’s Guide To Building A Canoe & Kayak...

Pickup trucks are utilitarian, but the simple fact is canoes and kayaks don’t fit in them. Yes, you can...

Editor's Pick

Buying a Paddleboard: 5 Mistakes Shoppers Make

1. Forgetting quality matters Earlier this year, I was shopping for home supplies when I came face-to-face with a paddleboard display outside of a big...

Get A Grip: How To Decide Between Kayak Gloves,...

Want to keep paddling into autumn and winter, but can’t seem to keep your hands from freezing? Want to...

Stay Warm & Dry With This Guide To Using,...

What is a drysuit? Simply put, a drysuit is a specialized piece of paddlesports clothing. Drysuits provide a high...

Ultimate Whitewater Gift Guide

Whitewater enthusiasts are notoriously difficult to shop for. We don’t tend to appreciate material things as much as others,...