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Canoeist breaks into home after capsizing, takes shower

Canoeist breaks into home after capsizing, takes shower

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho – Chalk one up for the hospitality of strangers. As for foul-weather canoeing, whiskey and helping a brother out–not so much. Despite stormy weather, two men paddled[...]

Meet a Water Trail: Oregon’s Willamette River

Willamette Water Trail: Mellow Paddling in Oregon | Canoe & Kayak Magazine

The Willamette generally presents trouble-free paddling, much of it suitable for novices. The Water Trail consists of three sections: Springfield to Albany (River mile 185 to 118), Albany to St. Paul/[...]

Breaking: Historic Bill Calls for Permanent Protection for the Boundary Waters

Breaking: Historic Bill Calls for Permanent Protection for the Boundary Waters

Breaking update from www.savetheboundarywaters.org: Washington, DC (April 14, 2015) –The Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters, and its lead group Northeastern Minnesotans for Wilderness, today prais[...]

Industry Update: Current Designs Ignite honored by OUTSIDE Gear of the Year Awards 2015

Industry Update: Current Designs Ignite honored by OUTSIDE Gear of the Year Awards 2015

Winona, MN – OUTSIDE, America’s leading active lifestyle brand, has selected Wenonah Canoe as an honoree of their annual Gear of the Year Award, which recognizes the best new adventure sports gear[...]

10 Tips for Dealing with Fear on the Water

10 Tips for Dealing with Fear on the Water

Overcoming fear is what addicts many of us to paddling. But when fear paralyzes you, it becomes important to manage it, rather than to let it rule your paddling experience.

Video: Dialing in your Forward Stroke

Video: Dialing in your Forward Stroke

By David Spiegel Want some paddling advice? Watch this video. It may be relatively long and slow-paced compared to your average kayaking edit, but suck it up. We promise it’s worth your time. (I[...]

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Río Marañón: Threatened Paddling Classics

Río Marañón: Threatened Paddling Classics

#3: Peru’s Río Marañón The Grand Canyon of the Amazon   Words and photos by Rocky Contos “In the 1980s, I paddled the Bio-Bio as a participant on one of the first commercial kay[...]

5 Fantastically Fun Group Paddles

5 Fantastically Fun Group Paddles

The event has been called “summer camp for grown ups” and in 10 years has become the largest week-long group paddle in the nation.

Kayakathon: Paddle 26.2 Miles for Charity

Kayakathon: Paddle 26.2 Miles for Charity

In 2002, Simon Osborn circumnavigated Great Britain by sea kayak in memory of his brother Mark. Osborn raised £30,000 ($44,500) for Leukemia research on the paddle but wanted a way to get more people[...]