Kokatat Life

A collection of inspirational stories and experiences from Kokatat Headquarters, Team Athletes and Ambassadors from around the world.
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Kokatat River Tow Tether (video)
   March 22, 2019

Kokatat River Tow Tether (video)


by Kokatat

The Kokatat River Tow Tether is a five foot webbing cow tail/tow tether with adjustable length so that it fits snug against your rescue life vest to minimize snag hazard. This video will explain how to install, adjust and pack the River Tow Tether.

The Kokatat River Tow Tether is a five foot webbing cow tail/tow tether with adjustable length so that it fits snug against your rescue...

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   March 22, 2019
   03/22/19

Kokatat River Tow Tether (video)


by Kokatat
Sea Kayak Surf Competition at the Hobuck Hoedown
   February 28, 2019

Sea Kayak Surf Competition at the Hobuck Hoedown


by Jaime Sharp

Jaime Sharp shares stories of triumph and challenges while surfing sea kayaks during the annual Hobuck Hoedown Paddle Surf Competition in Washington.

Jaime Sharp shares stories of triumph and challenges while surfing sea kayaks during the annual Hobuck Hoedown Paddle Surf Competition in Washington.

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   February 28, 2019
   02/28/19

Sea Kayak Surf Competition at the Hobuck Hoedown


by Jaime Sharp
Winter Paddling
   February 27, 2019

Winter Paddling


by Björn Nehrhoff von Holderberg

Winter paddling brings big rewards

Winter paddling brings big rewards

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   February 27, 2019
   02/27/19

Winter Paddling


by Björn Nehrhoff von Holderberg

KOKATAT NEWS


Lessons Learned Video Series - Blade Awareness

Lessons Learned Video Series - Blade Awareness

‘Blade Awareness', the second video in the Lessons Learned series, will help take you're paddling to the next level.    Read More


Hand of God Rescue (With Video)

Hand of God Rescue (With Video)

One rescue skill every kayaker should know.    Read More


How to Pack a Kayak for a Multi-Day Adventure

How to Pack a Kayak for a Multi-Day Adventure

Kathy Holcombe breaks down what gear is needed and how to pack a sea kayak for a multi day adventure.   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