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High Mountain Mackinaw & Burbot

YakFish TV Host Robert Field joined Kokatat Fishing Team Member Brad Hole in the Pacific Northwest to round out his 3 1/2 week kayak fishing road trip with a day at Lake Cle Elum catching Mackinaw Lake Trout and Burbot.
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How to Run Rapids Using Cross Current Speed (Video)
   October 11, 2017

How to Run Rapids Using Cross Current Speed (Video)


by Aquabatics Calgary

In this video, we aim to take basic skills such as s-turns and eddy turns and help you use them as tools to slow your downstream momentum, (by generating cross current speed and using eddies and other features) and in turn, to give you better position control and more ‘time’ to plan your descent.

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   October 11, 2017

How to Run Rapids Using Cross Current Speed (Video)


by Aquabatics Calgary
How to Boof - 3 Basic Components (Video)
   July 17, 2017

How to Boof - 3 Basic Components (Video)


by Aquabatics Calgary

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   July 17, 2017
   07/17/17

How to Boof - 3 Basic Components (Video)


by Aquabatics Calgary
   July 03, 2017

Apaporis Expedition


by Chris Korbulic

For 19 days the team realized their dream of kayaking one of the most isolated rivers on earth through the Colombian Amazon...

For 19 days the team realized their dream of kayaking one of the most isolated rivers on earth through the Colombian Amazon...

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   July 03, 2017
   07/03/17

Apaporis Expedition


by Chris Korbulic
Chris Korbulic
A Review of the new Supernova Angler made with GORE-TEX®
   July 02, 2017

A Review of the new Supernova Angler made with GORE-TEX®


by Drew Gregory

In every scenario this paddling suit has made my time on the water safer and definitely more comfortable!

In every scenario this paddling suit has made my time on the water safer and definitely more comfortable!

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   July 02, 2017
   07/02/17

A Review of the new Supernova Angler made with GORE-TEX®


by Drew Gregory
   June 29, 2017

SUP Adventures in Florida


by Christian Edie

Florida is a great place to escape from the harsh winter months to find some unbelievable paddling adventures.

Florida is a great place to escape from the harsh winter months to find some unbelievable paddling adventures.

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   June 29, 2017
   06/29/17

SUP Adventures in Florida


by Christian Edie
Christian Edie
Escaping winter in New Zealand – The North Island
   May 31, 2017

Escaping winter in New Zealand – The North Island


by Daniel Brasuell

What better way to spend a honeymoon than to travel to New Zealand and enjoy some classic sections of whitewater!

What better way to spend a honeymoon than to travel to New Zealand and enjoy some classic sections of whitewater!

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   May 31, 2017
   05/31/17

Escaping winter in New Zealand – The North Island


by Daniel Brasuell
Sexy Seals - How to reseal your dry top gasket
   May 09, 2017

Sexy Seals - How to reseal your dry top gasket


by Jez

Ever wondered how to reseal your dry top? Here is an instructional video about how to replace your neck gasket on your dry top.

Ever wondered how to reseal your dry top? Here is an instructional video about how to replace your neck gasket on your dry top.

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   May 09, 2017
   05/09/17

Sexy Seals - How to reseal your dry top gasket


by Jez
Paddling in Spite of the Ordinary: Bonnie Perry -  Agency and Grace
   May 04, 2017

Paddling in Spite of the Ordinary: Bonnie Perry -  Agency and Grace


by Bonnie Perry

Paddling in Spite of the Ordinary series explores how women sea kayakers aspire to accomplish their paddling goals while exploring themes of spirituality, social justice, challenge, community, and acceptance.

Paddling in Spite of the Ordinary series explores how women sea kayakers aspire to accomplish their paddling goals while exploring themes of spirituality, social justice,...

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   May 04, 2017
   05/04/17

Paddling in Spite of the Ordinary: Bonnie Perry -  Agency and Grace


by Bonnie Perry
Feeling Small in Nepal - Upper Marsyangdi
   March 10, 2017

Feeling Small in Nepal - Upper Marsyangdi


by Chris Baer

Chris Baer takes a trip of a lifetime to the kayak among the tallest mountains in the world.

Chris Baer takes a trip of a lifetime to the kayak among the tallest mountains in the world.

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   March 10, 2017
   03/10/17

Feeling Small in Nepal - Upper Marsyangdi


by Chris Baer
Take a kid fishing
   February 06, 2017

Take a kid fishing


by Rudy Tsukada

Fishing is a family outing for Rudy Tsukada and his fourteen year old daughter and ten year old son.

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   February 06, 2017

Take a kid fishing


by Rudy Tsukada
   February 03, 2017

Holding Greenland


by Steve Ruskay

The largest icebergs in the Northern Hemisphere are found in these waters, as well as some of the most diverse sea life.

The largest icebergs in the Northern Hemisphere are found in these waters, as well as some of the most diverse sea life.

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   February 03, 2017
   02/03/17

Holding Greenland


by Steve Ruskay
Steve Ruskay
Fall Kayaking in Quebec - part 2
   January 12, 2017

Fall Kayaking in Quebec - part 2


by Daniel Brasuell

Outside of outstanding creeking and large volume rivers, Quebec also offers Poutine.

Outside of outstanding creeking and large volume rivers, Quebec also offers Poutine.

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   January 12, 2017
   01/12/17

Fall Kayaking in Quebec - part 2


by Daniel Brasuell
   January 05, 2017

Fall Kayaking in New York - part 1


by Daniel Brasuell

Labor day weekend brings a plethora of boating to New York

Labor day weekend brings a plethora of boating to New York

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   January 05, 2017
   01/05/17

Fall Kayaking in New York - part 1


by Daniel Brasuell
Daniel Brasuell
Samana Fest 2017 - Save the Samana
   January 04, 2017

Samana Fest 2017 - Save the Samana


by Jules Domine

Now more than ever, it's time to rally to save the Samana

Now more than ever, it's time to rally to save the Samana

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   January 04, 2017
   01/04/17

Samana Fest 2017 - Save the Samana


by Jules Domine
How to do an S-Turn: Part 2
   January 03, 2017

How to do an S-Turn: Part 2


by Aquabatics Calgary

Video - The Aquabatics Calgary team walk you through the steps of how to perform an s-turn in a whitewater kayak.

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   January 03, 2017

How to do an S-Turn: Part 2


by Aquabatics Calgary
Part 1:  Mid Stream S-Turn
   December 20, 2016

Part 1:  Mid Stream S-Turn


by Aquabatics Calgary

Video - This video is an instructional lesson from Aquabatics Calgary on how to perform s-turns in a whitewater kayak using mid stream features.

Video - This video is an instructional lesson from Aquabatics Calgary on how to perform s-turns in a whitewater kayak using mid stream features.

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   December 20, 2016
   12/20/16

Part 1:  Mid Stream S-Turn


by Aquabatics Calgary
   December 06, 2016

The Hanging Stern Draw


by Aquabatics Calgary

Video - Aquatics Calgary takes us through the process of performing the hanging stern draw

Video - Aquatics Calgary takes us through the process of performing the hanging stern draw

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   December 06, 2016
   12/06/16

The Hanging Stern Draw


by Aquabatics Calgary
Aquabatics Calgary
Lumpy Waters Sea Symposium 2016
   November 24, 2016

Lumpy Waters Sea Symposium 2016


by Paul Kuthe

The 8th Annual Lumpy Waters Sea Symposium brought together friends, fun, and bunnies in celebration of paddling on the sea!

The 8th Annual Lumpy Waters Sea Symposium brought together friends, fun, and bunnies in celebration of paddling on the sea!

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   November 24, 2016
   11/24/16

Lumpy Waters Sea Symposium 2016


by Paul Kuthe
   November 14, 2016

5 Steps to Dealing with Mental Changes


by Adriene Levknecht

Even the highest competing athletes deal with head games.

Even the highest competing athletes deal with head games.

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   November 14, 2016
   11/14/16

5 Steps to Dealing with Mental Changes


by Adriene Levknecht
Adriene Levknecht
The Wet Exit
   November 08, 2016

The Wet Exit


by Aquabatics Calgary

Video - Aquabatics Calgary takes us through the basic fundamentals of The Wet Exit.

Video - Aquabatics Calgary takes us through the basic fundamentals of The Wet Exit.

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   November 08, 2016
   11/08/16

The Wet Exit


by Aquabatics Calgary
Kokatat Bahia Predator for Kayak Fishing
   November 01, 2016

Kokatat Bahia Predator for Kayak Fishing


by Drew Gregory

To most kayak anglers, the PFD is one of the most forgotten and least thought about tools.

To most kayak anglers, the PFD is one of the most forgotten and least thought about tools.

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   November 01, 2016
   11/01/16

Kokatat Bahia Predator for Kayak Fishing


by Drew Gregory
The Green River Takeover
   October 31, 2016

The Green River Takeover


by Diane Gaydos-Brasuell

78 female boaters with male shuttle bunnies in floppy ears!

78 female boaters with male shuttle bunnies in floppy ears!

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   October 31, 2016
   10/31/16

The Green River Takeover


by Diane Gaydos-Brasuell
Austria Adventure Part 4 - South Tirol and Tirol
   October 28, 2016

Austria Adventure Part 4 - South Tirol and Tirol


by Daniel Brasuell

The final leg of our Austria, Slovenia and Italy trip took us to South Tirol and Tirol

The final leg of our Austria, Slovenia and Italy trip took us to South Tirol and Tirol

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   October 28, 2016
   10/28/16

Austria Adventure Part 4 - South Tirol and Tirol


by Daniel Brasuell
Machetes, Maps, Science and Education
   October 25, 2016

Machetes, Maps, Science and Education


by Jordan Hanssen

Adventure education organization OAR Northwest starts its first year creating sustainable student powered scientific and educational trips down the Mississippi River.

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   October 25, 2016

Machetes, Maps, Science and Education


by Jordan Hanssen
   October 13, 2016

Help Kokatat Protect Free-Flowing Rivers in Ecuador


by Darcy Gaechter

Kokatat Teams Up with The Ecuadorian Rivers Institute to Save Ecuador's Best Whitewater

Kokatat Teams Up with The Ecuadorian Rivers Institute to Save Ecuador's Best Whitewater

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   October 13, 2016
   10/13/16

Help Kokatat Protect Free-Flowing Rivers in Ecuador


by Darcy Gaechter
Darcy Gaechter
The Sweep Stroke
   October 11, 2016

The Sweep Stroke


by Aquabatics Calgary

Video Instruction of the Sweep Stroke - Basic Whitewater Skills

Video Instruction of the Sweep Stroke - Basic Whitewater Skills

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   October 11, 2016
   10/11/16

The Sweep Stroke


by Aquabatics Calgary
   October 10, 2016

Fall in Durango


by Dave Farkas

With temps in the 70's, lots of sunshine, and cool crisp days people flock to our region and the southwest to play.

With temps in the 70's, lots of sunshine, and cool crisp days people flock to our region and the southwest to play.

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   October 10, 2016
   10/10/16

Fall in Durango


by Dave Farkas
Dave Farkas
The Blue Time
   October 05, 2016

The Blue Time


by Jeff Allen

Join Sea Kayak guide Jeff Allen as he explores this area north of the Polar Circle.

Join Sea Kayak guide Jeff Allen as he explores this area north of the Polar Circle.

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   October 05, 2016
   10/05/16

The Blue Time


by Jeff Allen
Maine Island Trail by SUP
   October 04, 2016

Maine Island Trail by SUP


by Christian Edie

A multi-day SUP adventure on the Main Island Trail

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   October 04, 2016

Maine Island Trail by SUP


by Christian Edie
What Is Sea Kayaking
   October 04, 2016

What Is Sea Kayaking


by Roger Chandler

North Wales and Anglesey offers sea kayakers an amazing playground ranging from beautiful sheltered paddles, small islands and short journeys, to exciting tide races and rough water for the experienced sea kayaker.

North Wales and Anglesey offers sea kayakers an amazing playground ranging from beautiful sheltered paddles, small islands and short journeys, to exciting tide races and...

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   October 04, 2016
   10/04/16

What Is Sea Kayaking


by Roger Chandler
   October 03, 2016

Kokatat Maximus Centurion Tips & Tricks


by Chad Christopher

A review of the Maximus Centurion functionality from a safety standpoint

A review of the Maximus Centurion functionality from a safety standpoint

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   October 03, 2016
   10/03/16

Kokatat Maximus Centurion Tips & Tricks


by Chad Christopher
Chad Christopher
Austria Adventure Part 3 - East Tirol
   October 02, 2016

Austria Adventure Part 3 - East Tirol


by Daniel Brasuell

Driving, rappelling, and kayaking our way through East Tirol

Driving, rappelling, and kayaking our way through East Tirol

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   October 02, 2016
   10/02/16

Austria Adventure Part 3 - East Tirol


by Daniel Brasuell
   September 30, 2016

Plan B for Bass


by Brad Hole

Sometimes stepping out of your comfort zone can be challenging. It can also be rewarding.

Sometimes stepping out of your comfort zone can be challenging. It can also be rewarding.

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   September 30, 2016
   09/30/16

Plan B for Bass


by Brad Hole
Brad Hole
Spin Momentum vs. Carve Momentum
   September 13, 2016

Spin Momentum vs. Carve Momentum


by Aquabatics Calgary

This video helps beginners and advancing paddlers ID the difference between spin and carve momentum in a whitewater kayak. (Video)

This video helps beginners and advancing paddlers ID the difference between spin and carve momentum in a whitewater kayak. (Video)

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   September 13, 2016
   09/13/16

Spin Momentum vs. Carve Momentum


by Aquabatics Calgary
Austria Adventure Part 2 - Soca & East Tirol
   September 12, 2016

Austria Adventure Part 2 - Soca & East Tirol


by Daniel Brasuell

The next stops on Daniel Brasuell’s Europe tour this year was Slovenia and East Tirol

The next stops on Daniel Brasuell’s Europe tour this year was Slovenia and East Tirol

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   September 12, 2016
   09/12/16

Austria Adventure Part 2 - Soca & East Tirol


by Daniel Brasuell
Beginners Guide to Whitewater Kayaking Gear
   August 16, 2016

Beginners Guide to Whitewater Kayaking Gear


by Aquabatics Calgary

Video - Aquabatics Calgary takes us through the needs, wants and luxuries of whitewater kayaking gear.

Video - Aquabatics Calgary takes us through the needs, wants and luxuries of whitewater kayaking gear.

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   August 16, 2016
   08/16/16

Beginners Guide to Whitewater Kayaking Gear


by Aquabatics Calgary
Austria Adventure Part 1 - Salzkammergut
   August 15, 2016

Austria Adventure Part 1 - Salzkammergut


by Daniel Brasuell

Video - Joining the Glanz brothers in Austria, Daniel Brasuell was shown what wonderful rivers lie within the Alps.

Video - Joining the Glanz brothers in Austria, Daniel Brasuell was shown what wonderful rivers lie within the Alps.

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   August 15, 2016
   08/15/16

Austria Adventure Part 1 - Salzkammergut


by Daniel Brasuell
Mill Creek - A West Virginia Jewel
   July 25, 2016

Mill Creek - A West Virginia Jewel


by Daniel Brasuell

Video - Daniel Brasuell takes us on a tour of one of the classic creeks of the Fayetteville, WV area - Mill Creek

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   July 25, 2016

Mill Creek - A West Virginia Jewel


by Daniel Brasuell
   July 21, 2016

Alicia Casas Zaragoza


by Kokatat

Video - Kokatat is thrilled to have teamed up with Pacific North West paddler Alicia Casa Zaragoza.

Video - Kokatat is thrilled to have teamed up with Pacific North West paddler Alicia Casa Zaragoza.

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   July 21, 2016
   07/21/16

Alicia Casas Zaragoza


by Kokatat
Kokatat
Remembering Benji
   July 06, 2016

Remembering Benji


by Kokatat

Video - A tribute to Benjamin Hjort 1978-2016

Video - A tribute to Benjamin Hjort 1978-2016

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   July 06, 2016
   07/06/16

Remembering Benji


by Kokatat
   July 01, 2016

South Merced


by Dave Farkas

Video - 2 days of awesome California whitewater

Video - 2 days of awesome California whitewater

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   July 01, 2016
   07/01/16

South Merced


by Dave Farkas
Dave Farkas
Nile River and the Isimba Dam Project
   May 27, 2016

Nile River and the Isimba Dam Project


by Jessie Stone

Video - There is still time to act to help protect one of the World’s most remarkable rivers.

Video - There is still time to act to help protect one of the World’s most remarkable rivers.

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   May 27, 2016
   05/27/16

Nile River and the Isimba Dam Project


by Jessie Stone
Chevelon Creek Arizona
   May 11, 2016

Chevelon Creek Arizona


by Dave Farkas

Video - Chevelon Creek is an incredibly scenic class IV whitewater run in north eastern AZ.

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   May 11, 2016

Chevelon Creek Arizona


by Dave Farkas
Unsafe Icebergs
   April 28, 2016

Unsafe Icebergs


by Alan Battista

Not understanding the power of natural forces may result in getting stuck, literally, in a bad situation.

Not understanding the power of natural forces may result in getting stuck, literally, in a bad situation.

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   April 28, 2016
   04/28/16

Unsafe Icebergs


by Alan Battista
   April 12, 2016

Verbal Beta on the Yuba Gap


by Chris Baer

California's Yuba Gap and the importance of consist verbal beta

California's Yuba Gap and the importance of consist verbal beta

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   April 12, 2016
   04/12/16

Verbal Beta on the Yuba Gap


by Chris Baer
Chris Baer
Iceland
   March 07, 2016

Iceland


by Daan Jimmink

Glaciers, hidden hot water creeks in old lava tubes, icebergs, raging oceans, volcanoes, big rain storms, more waterfalls than you can possibly imagine, and some of the kindest people along the way.

Glaciers, hidden hot water creeks in old lava tubes, icebergs, raging oceans, volcanoes, big rain storms, more waterfalls than you can possibly imagine, and some...

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   March 07, 2016
   03/07/16

Iceland


by Daan Jimmink
   February 29, 2016

Search for the Perfect Day


by Kokatat

Three kayakers with a mission to raise awareness of the problem of plastic pollution in the world's oceans and rivers travel across the US in search of the root cause of the problem.

Three kayakers with a mission to raise awareness of the problem of plastic pollution in the world's oceans and rivers travel across the US in...

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   February 29, 2016
   02/29/16

Search for the Perfect Day


by Kokatat
Kokatat
Norm Hann Joins Kokatat SUP Ambassador Team
   February 03, 2016

Norm Hann Joins Kokatat SUP Ambassador Team


by Norm Hann

Kokatat welcomes Canadian stand up paddle athlete and conservationist, Norm Hann to the SUP Ambassador Team.

Kokatat welcomes Canadian stand up paddle athlete and conservationist, Norm Hann to the SUP Ambassador Team.

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   February 03, 2016
   02/03/16

Norm Hann Joins Kokatat SUP Ambassador Team


by Norm Hann
The Grand India Project
   February 02, 2016

The Grand India Project


by Morgan Arnaud

After 2 plane rides and 56 hours on trains, Morgan Arnaud and Val Bernard arrive ready to paddle some of the most fantastic rivers in the world.

After 2 plane rides and 56 hours on trains, Morgan Arnaud and Val Bernard arrive ready to paddle some of the most fantastic rivers in the world.

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   February 02, 2016
   02/02/16

The Grand India Project


by Morgan Arnaud
Into The Waves
   January 30, 2016

Into The Waves


by Eike Köhler

A sea kayak journey from Norwegian Bergen to Gothenburg in Sweden

A sea kayak journey from Norwegian Bergen to Gothenburg in Sweden

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   January 30, 2016
   01/30/16

Into The Waves


by Eike Köhler
Samana Fest
   January 27, 2016

Samana Fest


by Jules Domine

This year’s four-day Samana Fest ignited positive energy and admiration for Colombia’s river communities.

This year’s four-day Samana Fest ignited positive energy and admiration for Colombia’s river communities.

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   January 27, 2016
   01/27/16

Samana Fest


by Jules Domine
Norway 2015 – High Water and Big Lines
   January 23, 2016

Norway 2015 – High Water and Big Lines


by Jordy Searle

“Class V rivers are those that once you finish paddling you do not want to go back”

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   January 23, 2016

Norway 2015 – High Water and Big Lines


by Jordy Searle