138 Articles by: David Spiegel
Video: Raja Ampat — Paddling in Paradise

Video: Raja Ampat — Paddling in Paradise

Long known as a destination for divers and snorkelers, Flow Motion Aerials has captured the essence of why the archipelago of Raja Ampat is a paddler’s paradise. Feast your eyes upon an adventur[...]

Riding the Desert Runoff

Riding the Desert Runoff

Boatable flows are elusive in the desert southwest. Paddlers must await the right year, right snow pack, and right rainfall if they are to pick off some of these little-known whitewater runs. Tyler Wi[...]

360º Video: The Through Line

360º Video: The Through Line

Imbue Reality is leading the charge in paddle sports on the production of high quality 360º content for virtual reality viewers. In their latest procudtion, famed environmentalist Mark Dubois explain[...]

Video: Inescapable class V canyons in New Zealand

Video: Inescapable class V canyons in New Zealand

The classic section of the Katiuna is one of New Zealand’s most popular whitewater adventures. It’s a class IV training ground for kayakers as well as a popular rafting section. The 3 mete[...]

Video: The Kayak Roll (Part 1 of 3)

Video: The Kayak Roll (Part 1 of 3)

This instructor from Glennmore Lodge does an excellent job of teaching the fundamental aspects of the kayak roll while demonstrating technique on dry land. Whether your kayaking adventures take you to[...]

Video: The Kayak Roll (Part 3 of 3)

Video: The Kayak Roll (Part 3 of 3)

Instructor Dave Rossetter teaches us how to use our paddle to roll a kayak in the swimming pool in the third and final part of his series about the kayak roll. This series is one of the best instructi[...]

Video: We Are Not Ready

Video: We Are Not Ready

How do you prepare for an adventure that will test your limits in every way? Perhaps one can never be fully prepared for what lies ahead, as this group of kayakers discovered. Before they went to Icel[...]

Field Tested: Prana Bronson Lined Pant

Field Tested: Prana Bronson Lined Pant

The Bronson lined pant is a durable, high-stretch canvass pant with a thick flannel lining that makes them perfect for cold whitewater take-outs or relaxing nights around a campfire while canoeing or [...]

Field Tested: Mountain Khakis Flannel Original Mountain Pant

Field Tested: Mountain Khakis Flannel Original Mountain Pant

The Flannel-lined Original Mountain Pant has a thick flannel lining and a relaxed fit. The build quality is excellent, as we expect from Mountain Khakis, and they look stylish. These are the perfect [...]

Field Tested: Soul Waterman Kayaks

Field Tested: Soul Waterman Kayaks

Last month, C&K profiled legendary designer Corran Addison, whose new company, Soul Waterman, is making waves on social media. Our expert boat tester, David Spiegel, paddled two of Addison’s ne[...]