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Review: Swimmer Duo Waterproof Speakers by Polk Audio

Review: Swimmer Duo Waterproof Speakers by Polk Audio

By Ned Perry As an overnight raft guide on the Grand Canyon and a sweep boat driver on the Middle Fork of the Salmon, I like having music to jam out with on the water. The market for waterproof speake[...]

Tip of the Week: Top Secret Brain Hacks for Better Beta and Cleaner, Safer Lines

Tip of the Week: Top Secret Brain Hacks for Better Beta and Cleaner, Safer Lines

Jackson Kayak Tip of the Week By Jake Ament Solid beta is an absolutely priceless commodity. Bad beta, however, is unforgivable. There is one very common mistake that I hear all the time when people a[...]

Ask Eddy: Happy Thoughts and Pixie Dust

Ask Eddy: Happy Thoughts and Pixie Dust

Eddy shares his knowledge about holding your breath underwater and the amount of crude oil used to build a plastic kayak.

Intro to Rock Gardening: Essential Gear

Intro to Rock Gardening: Essential Gear

By Bill Vonnegut Boats There are many types of kayaks that can be used for rock gardening. My boat of choice for a trip will be determined by where I am heading and the conditions of the ocean. If it[...]

Photo of the Day | Fred Marmsater

Photo of the Day | Fred Marmsater

Photo of Chris Bensch paddling through the surf near Cape Kiwanda on the Oregon coast.

Tip of the Week: The Time and Place to Backdeck Roll

Tip of the Week: The Time and Place to Backdeck Roll

Jackson Kayak Tip of the Week By Boyd Ruppelt “Tuck as far forward as you can and watch your face!” is a typical statement you hear when discussing rolling. Inevitably, the fear of rolling is [...]

Photo of the Day | Aaron Peterson

Photo of the Day | Aaron Peterson

Photographer Aaron Peterson paddles towards a rock arch formation in Pictured Rocks National Shoreline in Michigan.

Need to Know Episode 4: Get Moving

Need to Know Episode 4: Get Moving

Episode Four of Pelican Kayaks' five-part beginner's guide to your first kayak tour covers paddle orientation, seating posture, stroke positioning, control-hand mechanics, torso rotation and the best [...]

Nick Troutman’s Road to the Mountain Games: Episode 6

Nick Troutman’s Road to the Mountain Games: Episode 6

After several weeks of intense race training leading up to the GoPro Mountain Games, Troutman is taking a break for some quality family time. Episode 6 follows a full day on the water with his 2-year-[...]

Protecting Indonesia’s remote (and beautiful) Raja Ampat archipelago

Protecting Indonesia’s remote (and beautiful) Raja Ampat archipelago

Info and tips on traveling to paddle one of Indonesia's great sea kayak destinations