Aaron Schmidt

Photo Editor for Canoe & Kayak Magazine

126 Articles by: Aaron Schmidt
Photo of the Day | Darin McQuoid

Photo of the Day | Darin McQuoid

Joe Jackson on the Klamath River in Northern California. Darin McQuoid darinmcquoid.com @darinmcquoid “When I found kayaking it was the perfect way to explore river canyons,” says Darin McQuoid wh[...]

Photo of the Day | John Webster

Photo of the Day | John Webster

Carey Tanabe going off Box Canyon Falls. Gooding County, Idaho. John Webster webstermediahouse.com @johnjwebster Adventure photographer John Webster began shooting whitewater on Idaho’s Payette Rive[...]

Photo of the Day | Peter Mather

Photo of the Day | Peter Mather

Shea Newnham and Theresa Gulliver paddling a canoe on Duo Lakes in the Northern Yukon. MacKenzie Mountains in morning light in the background. Peter Mather petermather.com @matherpeter Peter Mather gr[...]

Photo of the Day | Fred Marmsater

Photo of the Day | Fred Marmsater

Shay Bickley and Jason Self cruising in the Strait of Juan De Fuca, WA. Fred Marmsater fredrikmarmsater.com @fmarmsaterphoto  Fred Marmsater specializing in shooting in remote locations and capturin[...]

Weather Tough Wheelies | Pelican Hard Cases

Weather Tough Wheelies | Pelican Hard Cases

Pelican Wheeled Hard Cases For protecting camera gear or anything else that absolutely cannot get wet or crushed, hard cases are really your only option. There are many different sizes available so ke[...]

Weather Tough Wheelies | Granite Gear Packable Wheeled Duffle

Weather Tough Wheelies | Granite Gear Packable Wheeled Duffle

Granite Gear Packable Wheeled Duffel ($89, granitegear.com) The collapsible-wheeled luggage bag from Granite Gear is essentially a lightweight nylon shell with wheels attached that will get your dryba[...]

Weather Tough Wheelies | Eagle Creek ORV Trunk

Weather Tough Wheelies | Eagle Creek ORV Trunk

Eagle Creek ORV Trunk ($252, eaglecreek.com) A longtime standard in luggage, Eagle Creek was a natural to include in this review, and their ORV Trunk does not disappoint. Geared towards the multi-spor[...]

Weather Tough Wheelies | North Face Rolling Thunder

Weather Tough Wheelies | North Face Rolling Thunder

North Face Rolling Thunder ($289, thenorthface.com) North Face built this bag to last. Super tough abrasion-resistant fabric and a solid chassis make this our preferred bag for moving overweight loads[...]

Weather Tough Wheelies | EXPED Galaxy

Weather Tough Wheelies | EXPED Galaxy

EXPED Galaxy ($279, Out March 2017, www.exped.com) One of the most interesting 2017 drybags we’ve previewed is the Galaxy from EXPED. With its truly waterproof design, we loved the simplicity and el[...]

Weather Tough Wheelies | Patagonia Black Hole

Weather Tough Wheelies | Patagonia Black Hole

Patagonia Black Hole Wheeled Duffle ($349 – Patagonia.com) Patagonia is no stranger to equipping the modern adventurer with quality gear. With their Black Hole wheeled duffle they leave little t[...]