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Lessons Learned Video Series - Hang onto your Kayak
   January 14, 2019

Lessons Learned Video Series - Hang onto your Kayak


by Christopher Lockyer

‘Hang onto your Kayak’ is the first video in the Lessons Learned series. In this video, you will learn the importance of hanging onto your kayak with examples of what happens when you let go.

‘Hang onto your Kayak’ is the first video in the Lessons Learned series. In this video, you will learn the importance of hanging onto your...

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   January 14, 2019
   01/14/19

Lessons Learned Video Series - Hang onto your Kayak


by Christopher Lockyer
Klarälven Source To Sea
   January 02, 2019

Klarälven Source To Sea


by Johann Kristan

Paddling Scandinavias longest river from it’s source to the ocean.

Paddling Scandinavias longest river from it’s source to the ocean.

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   January 02, 2019
   01/02/19

Klarälven Source To Sea


by Johann Kristan
Stakeout - Top Three Waves For Your First Trip
   November 30, 2018

Stakeout - Top Three Waves For Your First Trip


by Darby McAdams

Spring in Eastern Canada is the time of year where frozen lakes turn into flooded rivers and for kayakers this means one thing; Stakeout.

Spring in Eastern Canada is the time of year where frozen lakes turn into flooded rivers and for kayakers this means one thing; Stakeout.

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   November 30, 2018
   11/30/18

Stakeout - Top Three Waves For Your First Trip


by Darby McAdams

KOKATAT NEWS


How to kayak the Florida Keys

How to kayak the Florida Keys

The Florida Keys are the perfect introductory sea kayaking experience for your next adventure vacation.    Read More


MALABAR RIVER FESTIVAL - INDIA

MALABAR RIVER FESTIVAL - INDIA

The 2018 Malabar River Fest was an absolute pleasure to be a part of. The comradery between athletes and the hospitality from the local kayakers is everything I look for in an international festival. Everyone was there for the same reasons - to kayak world   Read More


North Fork Championship VII

North Fork Championship VII

The 2018 North Fork Championship report from Kokatat team paddler Jules Domine. An incredible four days of action packed kayaking and excitement!    Read More

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Sea Kayaking / Touring

From the Surface - Norway


Sea kayaking enthusiast Ashley Williams spent two months exploring the coastline of Norway by kayak.


Expedition team:

Ashley Williams

FEATURED EXPEDITION

From the Surface - Norway

WE'RE GREEN

Powered by the Sun

Kokatat has one of the largest private solar arrays in Humboldt County. 132 solar panels produce about 26% of the power used in our factory annually. In 2015 we switched all of our factory lighting to LED cutting the energy used in half while reducing landfill impacts with much longer life bulbs.

Kokatat is Green

Average Winter
Solar Output

77
kwh

Kokatat

100%

of our sewing machines

Kokatat

100%

of our computers

Kokatat

40%

of our lights

WE'RE GREEN

Powered by the Sun

Kokatat has one of the largest private solar arrays in Humboldt County. 132 solar panels produce about 26% of the power used in our factory annually. In 2015 we switched all of our factory lighting to LED cutting the energy used in half while reducing landfill impacts with much longer life bulbs.

Kokatat is Green

Average Winter
Solar Output

77
kwh

Kokatat

100%

of our sewing machines

Kokatat

100%

of our computers

Kokatat

40%

of our lights