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Apaporis Expedition

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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Channel Islands National Park:  A Backcountry Paradise
   July 02, 2017

Channel Islands National Park:  A Backcountry Paradise


by Holcombe Family

The Channel Islands are composed of a chain of eight islands (five of which make up the national park) off the coast of California stretching from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles

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   July 02, 2017

Channel Islands National Park:  A Backcountry Paradise


by Holcombe Family
Paddling with the woman in black
   July 01, 2017

Paddling with the woman in black


by Justine Curgenven

Freya Hoffmeister, aka the ‘woman in black', has started kayaking around her 3rd continent, North America. Justine Curgenven joins her for a week paddling on Vancouver Island. How will the solo paddler react to company from another strong female expedition paddler?

Freya Hoffmeister, aka the ‘woman in black', has started kayaking around her 3rd continent, North America. Justine Curgenven joins her for a week paddling on...

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   July 01, 2017
   07/01/17

Paddling with the woman in black


by Justine Curgenven
   June 30, 2017

Anniversary Trip on Dinkey Creek


by Daan Jimmink

Dinky Creek is a section of whitewater that is steep, continuous and remote. This was my third trip into this incredible place, but was different from previous trips.

Dinky Creek is a section of whitewater that is steep, continuous and remote. This was my third trip into this incredible place, but was different...

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   June 30, 2017
   06/30/17

Anniversary Trip on Dinkey Creek


by Daan Jimmink
Daan Jimmink
SUP Adventures in Florida
   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
   June 27, 2017

How to Pack a Kayaking First Aid Kit


by Diane Gaydos-Brasuell

First aid and survival kits are an important part of paddling safety. Here's some advice on important items to pack in your first aid kit.

First aid and survival kits are an important part of paddling safety. Here's some advice on important items to pack in your first aid kit.

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   June 27, 2017
   06/27/17

How to Pack a Kayaking First Aid Kit


by Diane Gaydos-Brasuell
Diane Gaydos-Brasuell
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
Travel with a Paddle
   May 26, 2017

Travel with a Paddle


by Anna Levesque

Traveling with a paddle provides opportunities for adventure, self-knowledge and expanding our paddling community.

Traveling with a paddle provides opportunities for adventure, self-knowledge and expanding our paddling community.

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   May 26, 2017
   05/26/17

Travel with a Paddle


by Anna Levesque
Building Confidence through Competency
   May 23, 2017

Building Confidence through Competency


by Todd Johnstone-Wright

Competence is a perception that we can influence in others.

Competence is a perception that we can influence in others.

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   May 23, 2017
   05/23/17

Building Confidence through Competency


by Todd Johnstone-Wright
Spring into Bass of Eastern Washington
   May 22, 2017

Spring into Bass of Eastern Washington


by Brad Hole

The Seep Lakes of Eastern Washington are a paddler's paradise. Three kayak anglers escape Soggy Seattle for spectacular scenery and an early spring bass bite.

The Seep Lakes of Eastern Washington are a paddler's paradise. Three kayak anglers escape Soggy Seattle for spectacular scenery and an early spring bass bite.

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   May 22, 2017
   05/22/17

Spring into Bass of Eastern Washington


by Brad Hole
The Magic of Springtime
   May 18, 2017

The Magic of Springtime


by Kate Hives

When the tide is out the table is set

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   May 18, 2017

The Magic of Springtime


by Kate Hives
   May 16, 2017

Kiwis in Cali


by Nikki Whitehead

When the weather gets cold in New Zealand the kiwis look for warmer temperatures.

When the weather gets cold in New Zealand the kiwis look for warmer temperatures.

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   May 16, 2017
   05/16/17

Kiwis in Cali


by Nikki Whitehead
Nikki Whitehead
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
   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
Bonnie Perry
The Art of Self Care for Women: Beyond Paddling
   May 01, 2017

The Art of Self Care for Women: Beyond Paddling


by Anna Levesque

Anna gives tips for daily stress management beyond the time that we get to spend on the water.

Anna gives tips for daily stress management beyond the time that we get to spend on the water.

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   May 01, 2017
   05/01/17

The Art of Self Care for Women: Beyond Paddling


by Anna Levesque
Double Down the Grand Canyon
   May 01, 2017

Double Down the Grand Canyon


by Jaime Sharp

A unique “Self Support” adventure down the famous Grand Canyon. Together in a 22 ft fiberglass double sea kayak, Jaime Sharp and Jillian Brown completed what has been called a world first self support journey, either way this was not your typical sea kayak trip.

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   May 01, 2017

Double Down the Grand Canyon


by Jaime Sharp
Going with the Flow
   April 28, 2017

Going with the Flow


by Emily Jackson

Each spring Emily Jackson and husband Nick Troutrman pack up the family into their RV and hit the road in search or awesome kayaking opportunities.

Each spring Emily Jackson and husband Nick Troutrman pack up the family into their RV and hit the road in search or awesome kayaking opportunities.

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   April 28, 2017
   04/28/17

Going with the Flow


by Emily Jackson
   April 27, 2017

Kayak Fishing Instructor’s Day Off


by Juan Veruete

What does a kayak fishing instructor do on his day off?

What does a kayak fishing instructor do on his day off?

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   April 27, 2017
   04/27/17

Kayak Fishing Instructor’s Day Off


by Juan Veruete
The Upper Waiau
   April 25, 2017

The Upper Waiau


by Jess Matheson

The Waiau River is the 7th longest river in New Zealand at a mighty 217km.

The Waiau River is the 7th longest river in New Zealand at a mighty 217km.

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   April 25, 2017
   04/25/17

The Upper Waiau


by Jess Matheson
   April 14, 2017

A Self Propelled SUP Surf Exploration of the Olympic Peninsula


by Jimmy Martinello

Jimmy Martinello explores the mysteries of the Olympic Peninsula coastline by SUP

Jimmy Martinello explores the mysteries of the Olympic Peninsula coastline by SUP

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   April 14, 2017
   04/14/17

A Self Propelled SUP Surf Exploration of the Olympic Peninsula


by Jimmy Martinello
Jimmy Martinello
Storm Gathering Aftermath
   April 07, 2017

Storm Gathering Aftermath


by Paul Kuthe

Every two years a storm of epic proportions blows through Trinidad, California. This year exuberant dry suit clad storm chasers caught what they were looking for!

Every two years a storm of epic proportions blows through Trinidad, California. This year exuberant dry suit clad storm chasers caught what they were looking...

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   April 07, 2017
   04/07/17

Storm Gathering Aftermath


by Paul Kuthe
Coin Toss
   April 05, 2017

Coin Toss


by Troy Meyerhoeffer

The NEKF Striper Shootout is a charity tournament based in Salem, MA and raises money for the make a wish foundation.

The NEKF Striper Shootout is a charity tournament based in Salem, MA and raises money for the make a wish foundation.

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   April 05, 2017
   04/05/17

Coin Toss


by Troy Meyerhoeffer
Colorado Kayaking in the Spring
   March 30, 2017

Colorado Kayaking in the Spring


by Kady Kellogg

A great way to see Colorado is by participating in kayaking events throughout the state during the spring runoff.

A great way to see Colorado is by participating in kayaking events throughout the state during the spring runoff.

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   March 30, 2017
   03/30/17

Colorado Kayaking in the Spring


by Kady Kellogg
The Maningory
   March 29, 2017

The Maningory


by Nate Klema

The epic second descent of Madagascar’s Maningory River

The epic second descent of Madagascar’s Maningory River

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   March 29, 2017
   03/29/17

The Maningory


by Nate Klema
A Day Of Indigo
   March 28, 2017

A Day Of Indigo


by Tracey Ziomek

Getting away from it all in Stika, AK…even if just for a day!

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   March 28, 2017

A Day Of Indigo


by Tracey Ziomek
   March 22, 2017

Storm Cag Review


by Bonnie Perry

My Most Essential Piece of Gear (that I’m not always wearing)

My Most Essential Piece of Gear (that I’m not always wearing)

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   March 22, 2017
   03/22/17

Storm Cag Review


by Bonnie Perry
Bonnie Perry
Travel Notes from Sulawesi –  a whitewater paradise in Indonesia
   March 13, 2017

Travel Notes from Sulawesi –  a whitewater paradise in Indonesia


by Florian Fischer

Exploring the whitewater on the island of Sulawesi in central Indonesia. Warm water, hot air and stunning whitewater.

Exploring the whitewater on the island of Sulawesi in central Indonesia. Warm water, hot air and stunning whitewater.

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   March 13, 2017
   03/13/17

Travel Notes from Sulawesi –  a whitewater paradise in Indonesia


by Florian Fischer
   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
Chris Baer
The Real Jamaica
   March 01, 2017

The Real Jamaica


by Christian Edie

Jamaica offers endless amounts of paddling, cliff jumping, snorkeling and even some deep water solo rock climbing.

Jamaica offers endless amounts of paddling, cliff jumping, snorkeling and even some deep water solo rock climbing.

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   March 01, 2017
   03/01/17

The Real Jamaica


by Christian Edie
Get it Repaired
   February 28, 2017

Get it Repaired


by Seth Ashworth

We encourage our customers to utilize our service facilities to maintain the top performance of your Kokatat products.

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   February 28, 2017

Get it Repaired


by Seth Ashworth
Paddling with my Best Furry Friend
   February 27, 2017

Paddling with my Best Furry Friend


by Laura Vanderhoek

When I first met my dog Ahsoka, I couldn’t help but think how she was the perfect size for kayaking

When I first met my dog Ahsoka, I couldn’t help but think how she was the perfect size for kayaking

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   February 27, 2017
   02/27/17

Paddling with my Best Furry Friend


by Laura Vanderhoek
   February 24, 2017

Lessons From an Ice Boofer


by Holcombe Family

Winter paddling tips on how to dress to extend your whitewater paddling season

Winter paddling tips on how to dress to extend your whitewater paddling season

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   February 24, 2017
   02/24/17

Lessons From an Ice Boofer


by Holcombe Family
Holcombe Family - Peter, Kathy and Abby
Abyssmo Canyon Peru
   February 17, 2017

Abyssmo Canyon Peru


by Jakub Sedivy

The Abyssmo Canyon in Peru has long been on my mind, with stories about hard whitewater, siphons and steep sheer canyon walls provoking my imagination.

The Abyssmo Canyon in Peru has long been on my mind, with stories about hard whitewater, siphons and steep sheer canyon walls provoking my imagination.

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   February 17, 2017
   02/17/17

Abyssmo Canyon Peru


by Jakub Sedivy
   February 16, 2017

3 Lakes Challenge on a Stand Up Paddleboard


by Roger Chandler

Three countries, three lakes, and three days solo and unsupported. The second person to have achieved this 43 mile paddle journey on a stand up paddleboard, with a total time of 16 hours, 22 minutes.

Three countries, three lakes, and three days solo and unsupported. The second person to have achieved this 43 mile paddle journey on a stand up paddleboard,...

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   February 16, 2017
   02/16/17

3 Lakes Challenge on a Stand Up Paddleboard


by Roger Chandler
Roger Chandler
Ecuador - a whitewater paradise
   February 03, 2017

Ecuador - a whitewater paradise


by Seth Ashworth

What you need to know to plan a whitewater kayak trip to Ecuador

What you need to know to plan a whitewater kayak trip to Ecuador

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   February 03, 2017
   02/03/17

Ecuador - a whitewater paradise


by Seth Ashworth
Holding Greenland
   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
New Beginnings
   February 01, 2017

New Beginnings


by Emily Jackson

It’s not often we are faced with the opportunity to begin again.

It’s not often we are faced with the opportunity to begin again.

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   February 01, 2017
   02/01/17

New Beginnings


by Emily Jackson
There’s No Place like Home
   January 18, 2017

There’s No Place like Home


by Cindy & Steve Scherrer

“At home” means being relaxed and comfortable; in harmony with the surroundings; on familiar ground.

“At home” means being relaxed and comfortable; in harmony with the surroundings; on familiar ground.

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   January 18, 2017
   01/18/17

There’s No Place like Home


by Cindy & Steve Scherrer
LUNA Sandals wins 2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Award
   January 12, 2017

LUNA Sandals wins 2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Award


by Kokatat

LUNA Sandals was named the overall winner of the fifth-annual American Made Outdoor Gear Award.

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   January 12, 2017

LUNA Sandals wins 2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Award


by Kokatat
   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
Daniel Brasuell
Fall Kayaking in New York - part 1
   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
   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
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.

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
   01/03/17

How to do an S-Turn: Part 2


by Aquabatics Calgary
Fish Longer By Staying Warmer
   December 30, 2016

Fish Longer By Staying Warmer


by Brad Hole

No matter what your skill set is on the water, cold air and water temperatures can be life threatening, and it’s best to always be prepared for the inevitable.

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   December 30, 2016

Fish Longer By Staying Warmer


by Brad Hole
Getting the girls out
   December 29, 2016

Getting the girls out


by Ellie Wheat

Whitewater Ladies of Washington Fall Paddling Day

Whitewater Ladies of Washington Fall Paddling Day

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   December 29, 2016
   12/29/16

Getting the girls out


by Ellie Wheat
   December 28, 2016

South American Hotspot: Simposio de Kayak Pacifico Sur


by Kate Hives

The 4th annual Simposio de Kayak Pacifico Sur kicks off the southern hemisphere’s paddling season with surfing, rock gardening and flatwater sea kayak courses.

The 4th annual Simposio de Kayak Pacifico Sur kicks off the southern hemisphere’s paddling season with surfing, rock gardening and flatwater sea kayak courses.

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   December 28, 2016
   12/28/16

South American Hotspot: Simposio de Kayak Pacifico Sur


by Kate Hives
Kate Hives
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 15, 2016

How to gear up for Winter Kayaking


by Courtney Kerin

Some quick advice on how to dress for cold, winter paddling so you can still enjoy the magic of getting out on the water!

Some quick advice on how to dress for cold, winter paddling so you can still enjoy the magic of getting out on the water!

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   December 15, 2016
   12/15/16

How to gear up for Winter Kayaking


by Courtney Kerin
Courtney Kerin
Machu Picchu Kayak Festival
   December 13, 2016

Machu Picchu Kayak Festival


by Kalob Grady

The first annual Machu Picchu Kayak Festival was held November 4-6th on the CocalMayo section of the incredible and remote Urubamba River.

The first annual Machu Picchu Kayak Festival was held November 4-6th on the CocalMayo section of the incredible and remote Urubamba River.

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   December 13, 2016
   12/13/16

Machu Picchu Kayak Festival


by Kalob Grady
Stand Up Paddle in Antarctica
   December 07, 2016

Stand Up Paddle in Antarctica


by Ben Jackson

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   December 07, 2016
   12/07/16

Stand Up Paddle in Antarctica


by Ben Jackson
Great Alaskan Adventure: Homer - Source to Sea
   December 05, 2016

Great Alaskan Adventure: Homer - Source to Sea


by Holcombe Family

Famagogo - inspiring adventure family style. The Holcombe Family embarks on a source to sea adventure in Homer, Alaska

Famagogo - inspiring adventure family style. The Holcombe Family embarks on a source to sea adventure in Homer, Alaska

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   December 05, 2016
   12/05/16

Great Alaskan Adventure: Homer - Source to Sea


by Holcombe Family
Exploring Zion National Park
   December 01, 2016

Exploring Zion National Park


by Holcombe Family

Zion National Park draws millions of visitors each year, but very few ever experience the maze of magical caverns that lay hidden deep within their walls.

Zion National Park draws millions of visitors each year, but very few ever experience the maze of magical caverns that lay hidden deep within their...

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   December 01, 2016
   12/01/16

Exploring Zion National Park


by Holcombe Family
Fall SUP Trip in the Adirondack Mountains
   November 30, 2016

Fall SUP Trip in the Adirondack Mountains


by Kevin Cullen

4 Days in the Adirondack Mountains for a family vacation is the perfect time to get back to climbing and paddling 5 weeks after knee injury.

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   November 30, 2016

Fall SUP Trip in the Adirondack Mountains


by Kevin Cullen
   November 30, 2016

Catching Up With Quickie


by Kokatat

Adriene Levknecht grew up paddling in Greenville, South Carolina. This month she won her 8th Green Race, placing first in the women’s and top 10 overall, holding her hard earned title, Queen of the Green.

Adriene Levknecht grew up paddling in Greenville, South Carolina. This month she won her 8th Green Race, placing first in the women’s and top 10...

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   November 30, 2016
   11/30/16

Catching Up With Quickie


by Kokatat
Kokatat
Bishop River
   November 29, 2016

Bishop River


by Chris Korbulic

Chris Korbulic, Eric Parker and Todd Wells embark on an epic adventure into British Columbia's rugged and remote coastal mountains for a decent of the Bishop River.

Chris Korbulic, Eric Parker and Todd Wells embark on an epic adventure into British Columbia's rugged and remote coastal mountains for a decent of the...

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   November 29, 2016
   11/29/16

Bishop River


by Chris Korbulic
   November 28, 2016

Consolation Cobia


by Rob Choi

Hoping for dinner, but a trophy-release cobia will do

Hoping for dinner, but a trophy-release cobia will do

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   November 28, 2016
   11/28/16

Consolation Cobia


by Rob Choi
Rob Choi
American Made Outdoor Gear Awards announces 2017 finalists
   November 25, 2016

American Made Outdoor Gear Awards announces 2017 finalists


by Kokatat

Founded by Kokatat and shared with the Outdoor Industry, the American Made Outdoor Gear Award is a celebration of American manufacturing.

Founded by Kokatat and shared with the Outdoor Industry, the American Made Outdoor Gear Award is a celebration of American manufacturing.

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   November 25, 2016
   11/25/16

American Made Outdoor Gear Awards announces 2017 finalists


by Kokatat
The Nass – Wilderness and Whitewater
   November 22, 2016

The Nass – Wilderness and Whitewater


by Ari Walker

Two days of hiking followed by three days of kayaking in some of British Columbia’s most remote backcountry.

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   November 22, 2016

The Nass – Wilderness and Whitewater


by Ari Walker
Paddling adventures in Russia’s Altai Mountains
   November 17, 2016

Paddling adventures in Russia’s Altai Mountains


by Maxi Kniewasser

A trip report from an action filled month paddling in Siberia

A trip report from an action filled month paddling in Siberia

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   November 17, 2016
   11/17/16

Paddling adventures in Russia’s Altai Mountains


by Maxi Kniewasser
   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
   November 02, 2016

Middle Cherry Creek


by Daan Jimmink

Middle Cherry Creek is a little-known
creek in the Tuolumne drainage in California.

Middle Cherry Creek is a little-known creek in the Tuolumne drainage in California.

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   November 02, 2016
   11/02/16

Middle Cherry Creek


by Daan Jimmink
Daan Jimmink
Lower Karnali River Nepal
   November 01, 2016

Lower Karnali River Nepal


by Jess Matheson

The Karnali is Nepal’s longest and largest river and with its tributaries, it drains most of the far west of Nepal.

The Karnali is Nepal’s longest and largest river and with its tributaries, it drains most of the far west of Nepal.

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   November 01, 2016
   11/01/16

Lower Karnali River Nepal


by Jess Matheson
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 24, 2016

The Things We Carry


by Alec Bloyd-Peshkin

So much kit, so little space in your PFD.

So much kit, so little space in your PFD.

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   October 24, 2016
   10/24/16

The Things We Carry


by Alec Bloyd-Peshkin
Alec Bloyd-Peshkin
Help Kokatat Protect Free-Flowing Rivers in Ecuador
   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
   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
Aquabatics Calgary
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

Land of the Midnight Sun


by Nikki Rekman

Imagine not worrying about getting off the water in time to cook supper or set up camp, no need for headlamps and no fear of getting out of your tent in the dark.

Imagine not worrying about getting off the water in time to cook supper or set up camp, no need for headlamps and no fear of...

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   October 03, 2016
   10/03/16

Land of the Midnight Sun


by Nikki Rekman
Nikki Rekman
Kokatat Maximus Centurion Tips & Tricks
   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
   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
Daniel Brasuell
Plan B for Bass
   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
Chasing Summer in Costa Rica
   September 19, 2016

Chasing Summer in Costa Rica


by Ben Morton

Why Costa Rica should be on your radar for your next winter paddling trip.

Why Costa Rica should be on your radar for your next winter paddling trip.

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   September 19, 2016
   09/19/16

Chasing Summer in Costa Rica


by Ben Morton
The Growing Sport of Raft Racing
   September 16, 2016

The Growing Sport of Raft Racing


by Eva Lambert

Raft racing is more than just a competitive sport, it becomes a life style.

Raft racing is more than just a competitive sport, it becomes a life style.

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   September 16, 2016
   09/16/16

The Growing Sport of Raft Racing


by Eva Lambert
Bergy Business
   September 14, 2016

Bergy Business


by Steve Ruskay

Sea Kayaking amongst icebergs is one of the most humbling and awe-inspiring experiences any paddler will ever have.

Sea Kayaking amongst icebergs is one of the most humbling and awe-inspiring experiences any paddler will ever have.

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   September 14, 2016
   09/14/16

Bergy Business


by Steve Ruskay
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

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   September 12, 2016

Austria Adventure Part 2 - Soca & East Tirol


by Daniel Brasuell
   August 19, 2016

Icelandic adventures


by Simon Osborne

A land of fire and ice, Iceland sits just below the arctic circle on the mid Atlantic continental plate boundary. These two facts give Iceland its unique polar volcanic environment to explore by kayak.

A land of fire and ice, Iceland sits just below the arctic circle on the mid Atlantic continental plate boundary. These two facts give Iceland...

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   August 19, 2016
   08/19/16

Icelandic adventures


by Simon Osborne
Simon Osborne
2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Award Open for Entry!
   August 18, 2016

2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Award Open for Entry!


by Kokatat

The American Made Outdoor Gear Award (AMOGA) is inviting domestic manufactures to submit their “made in America” stories for the 2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Awards, the annual award program that celebrates domestic manufacturing in the outdoor industry.

The American Made Outdoor Gear Award (AMOGA) is inviting domestic manufactures to submit their “made in America” stories for the 2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Awards,...

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   August 18, 2016
   08/18/16

2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Award Open for Entry!


by Kokatat
   August 17, 2016

Paddling Can Take You So Many Places…


by Ben Morton

3 Weeks in the U.K. (with a short visit to Belgium)

3 Weeks in the U.K. (with a short visit to Belgium)

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   August 17, 2016
   08/17/16

Paddling Can Take You So Many Places…


by Ben Morton
Ben Morton
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.

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   August 15, 2016

Austria Adventure Part 1 - Salzkammergut


by Daniel Brasuell
Senja - Tropical Beaches and Snowy Mountains
   August 11, 2016

Senja - Tropical Beaches and Snowy Mountains


by Jaime Sharp

A spring multi-day double kayak journey in Arctic Norway

A spring multi-day double kayak journey in Arctic Norway

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   August 11, 2016
   08/11/16

Senja - Tropical Beaches and Snowy Mountains


by Jaime Sharp
   August 09, 2016

10,000 Hours


by Seth Dow

Learning to be an expert paddler is a long process, take it one day at a time.

Learning to be an expert paddler is a long process, take it one day at a time.

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   August 09, 2016
   08/09/16

10,000 Hours


by Seth Dow
Seth Dow
Fresh On The Boat
   July 26, 2016

Fresh On The Boat


by Rob Choi

Like they say, sharing is caring

Like they say, sharing is caring

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   July 26, 2016
   07/26/16

Fresh On The Boat


by Rob Choi
   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

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
   07/25/16

Mill Creek - A West Virginia Jewel


by Daniel Brasuell
Daniel Brasuell
Alicia Casas Zaragoza
   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
Developing Board Control with Close Quarter Maneuvering
   July 21, 2016

Developing Board Control with Close Quarter Maneuvering


by Cindy & Steve Scherrer

Finding a place that has a more defined route allows you to really concentrate on developing a wide range of skills which will pay off in the big picture.

Finding a place that has a more defined route allows you to really concentrate on developing a wide range of skills which will pay off...

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   July 21, 2016
   07/21/16

Developing Board Control with Close Quarter Maneuvering


by Cindy & Steve Scherrer
Solo Circumnavigation of Vancouver Island
   July 08, 2016

Solo Circumnavigation of Vancouver Island


by Justine Curgenven

Justine Curgenven discovers the richness of solo paddling around Vancouver Island

Justine Curgenven discovers the richness of solo paddling around Vancouver Island

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   July 08, 2016
   07/08/16

Solo Circumnavigation of Vancouver Island


by Justine Curgenven
A First to Call My Own
   July 07, 2016

A First to Call My Own


by Rob Choi

From humble beginning fishing with my dad to achieving a kayak fishing first in VA

From humble beginning fishing with my dad to achieving a kayak fishing first in VA

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   July 07, 2016
   07/07/16

A First to Call My Own


by Rob Choi
Remembering Benji
   July 06, 2016

Remembering Benji


by Kokatat

Video - A tribute to Benjamin Hjort 1978-2016

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   July 06, 2016

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
Northern Alp Lakes - pearls for paddlers
   June 27, 2016

Northern Alp Lakes - pearls for paddlers


by Björn Nehrhoff von Holderberg

Paddling the 20 most beautiful lakes of the Northern Alps

Paddling the 20 most beautiful lakes of the Northern Alps

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   June 27, 2016
   06/27/16

Northern Alp Lakes - pearls for paddlers


by Björn Nehrhoff von Holderberg
   June 24, 2016

A Year with Poseidon and I’m in Love


by Bonnie Perry

When a girl changes her PFD there has to be a reason.

When a girl changes her PFD there has to be a reason.

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   June 24, 2016
   06/24/16

A Year with Poseidon and I’m in Love


by Bonnie Perry
Bonnie Perry
The Psychology of Solo Paddling - Turning Fear into Focus
   June 14, 2016

The Psychology of Solo Paddling - Turning Fear into Focus


by Kate Hives

It’s so tempting to stay in your tent when you are only accountable to yourself.

It’s so tempting to stay in your tent when you are only accountable to yourself.

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   June 14, 2016
   06/14/16

The Psychology of Solo Paddling - Turning Fear into Focus


by Kate Hives
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.

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   May 27, 2016

Nile River and the Isimba Dam Project


by Jessie Stone
Planning Your First Sea Kayak Expedition
   May 26, 2016

Planning Your First Sea Kayak Expedition


by Sean Morley

In this age of information technology and social networking, the desire to get off-grid has never been greater. Lets leave our digital lives behind and head off in a sea kayak to places beyond cell phone coverage, where the sun and moon determine your schedule and the wind is your only boss.

In this age of information technology and social networking, the desire to get off-grid has never been greater. Lets leave our digital lives behind and...

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   May 26, 2016
   05/26/16

Planning Your First Sea Kayak Expedition


by Sean Morley