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Rivergator Dispatch #4: We Are the Wild Ones

Rivergator Dispatch #4: We Are the Wild Ones

The Rivergator expedition, creating awareness of the newly mapped and designated Lower Mississippi River Water Trail, enjoys solitude in the remote "Muddy Waters Wilderness" section during its transit[...]

Over the Edge

Over the Edge

The harrowing tale of life-saving response, paddling partnership and survival in the wilds of New Zealand, where paddlers Mike Roy and Ryan Lucas attempted to paddle a 70-foot waterfall on the North I[...]

Safer Paddling Series, Episode 7: What if I Flip?

Safer Paddling Series, Episode 7: What if I Flip?

Kayakers have a saying: We’re all between swims. Here paddling instructors Paul and Kate Kuthe show you how to get back in your kayak if you capsize. This is Episode 7 in our Safer Paddling Series.

Video: ‘The Wild President’

'The Wild President'

The story of former President Jimmy Carter’s first descent down the Chattooga River’s Bull Sluice Rapid in 1974 in an ode to Wild and Scenic Rivers.

Video–Why Whitewater Kayaking is a Team Sport

Video–Why Whitewater Kayaking is a Team Sport

When I got to British Columbia in the spring of 2016, I was an experienced paddler who, except for one old friend, had nobody to paddle with. My gradual exposure to the BC boating scene introduced me [...]

Video: Eyes of God (Trailer)

Video: Eyes of God (Trailer)

Last year, a team of kayakers descended the legendary Saryjaz River, a remote and dangerous canyon in the rugged no-man’s land between Kyrgyzstan and China. The team spent 10 days away from civi[...]

Video: River boarding over 70-ft Outlet Falls

Video: River boarding over 70-ft Outlet Falls

70-foot Outlet Falls, a waterfall that is usually the realm of only the word’s best kayakers, saw its first descent by a river border. Mike McVey, a whitewater kayaker and river border who has p[...]

Five rewarding careers that leave plenty of time to paddle

Five rewarding careers that leave plenty of time to paddle

A job with benefits, consistent salary, paid time off, and a retirement plan doesn’t have to be 9 to 5 purgatory. It can in fact create more freedom to live, travel, and spend time on the river.

Safer Paddling Episode 6: Traffic Rules for Paddlers

Safer Paddling Episode 6: Traffic Rules for Paddlers

ACA-certified instructors Kate Ross Kuthe and Paul Kuthe outline how to safely share the water with other boats in the updated version of this sixth episode in our Safer Paddling series in partnership[...]

Ranking America’s 10 Most Endangered Rivers of 2017

Ranking America’s 10 Most Endangered Rivers of 2017

American Rivers releases its annual list of the 10 most endangered rivers for 2017.