The late Jamie McEwan (1952-2014) never set out to be a hero. But after bringing home an Olympic bronze medal from Munich in 1972, he helped spark a whitewater revolution.
Aleksander Doba takes the 2014 Expedition of the Year, as he challenged relentless storms, a broken rudder and a communications gear failure that left him isolated for 47 days during his expedition.
Janet Moreland wins the 2014 Spirit of Adventure Award with her 3,900-mile, 223-day one-shot source to sea kayak expedition.
Team River Runner takes the 2014 Paddle with Purpose Award for offering wounded veterans a chance to improve their health, happiness and connection to nature.
Pat Keller is your 2014 Male Paddler of the Year.
On a canoe trip we tested three new products from Washington’s Cascade Designs that prove comfortable lightweight camping gear don’t have to mean high price.
Voices of Wilderness series, plus leave-no-trace gear essentials, a film debut, and a whale encounter dissected
C&K Awards recognize excellence in paddling, as voted by the paddling community
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Inside Ken Campbell’s improbable 150-mile voyage up the Washington coast in a kayak constructed out of discarded single-use plastic bottles to help raise awareness about plastic proliferation and the effect it has on the marine environment.
Andrea Knepper’s non-profit Chicago Adventure Therapy (CAT) has been introducing underserved youth to outdoor activities since 2007.
When the water ends, your canoe can ride on your shoulders or one of these portage carts. Alan Kesselheim put five leading brands to the test.
In September, the world’s premier kayakers and canoeists meet in Deep Creek, Md., as the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships return to the U.S. for the first time in 25 years.
Canoes have become ever lighter due to Kevlar and carbon, but Gordon Hommes will stick with Royalex. His beloved Old Town Tripper has served him well since 1985.
Daydream of exploring through Florida’s 1,500-mile circumnavigational water trail or Canada’s Thelon Game Sanctuary with this summer paddling reading list.
An iPhone without a case if a fragile thing. Gear reviewer Helen Jane details how indestructible and waterproof the LifeProof Case actually is.
If you’re lucky enough to own a Royalex canoe, fear not—your craft has many years ahead. Here are some ways to protect your investment well into the future.