Jeff Moag

Editor In Chief for Canoe & Kayak Magazine

113 Articles by: Jeff Moag
Lighthouse Reef, Belize

Lighthouse Reef, Belize

‣ Lighthouse Reef, Belize Forget the hustle and bustle of Belize City, Ambergris or even Caye Caulker. Head out paddling on the real islands, mon, by hopping a boat to Halfmoon Cay. Located in the e[...]

How To Rig a Canoe Catamaran

How To Rig a Canoe Catamaran

Windbound with a big lake crossing ahead, the crew decide to rig a canoe catamaran.

How To Travel Up River

How To Travel Up River

BY JIM BAIRD We felt overwhelmed when we first reached the George. After descending an unnamed river from the height-of-land, we portaged to from the Du Pas and faced our bows upstream, into the power[...]

Exploring Little Cayman’s Owen Island

Kayaking to Owen Island

Kayaking to Owen Island from Little Cayman offers paddlers the chance to experience the beauty of a truly secluded Caribbean island.

How To Waterproof Gear

How To Waterproof Gear

In this episode Jim shares a few important details on waterproofing gear on a canoe trip.

How To Line A Canoe

How To Line A Canoe

When you line a canoe, you're far less likely to flip your boat if you pull from the keel line rather than the painter.

In Defense of Arthur Moffatt (Unabridged Version)

In Defense of Arthur Moffatt (Unabridged Version)

By Allan Jacobs Introduction In 1955, Arthur Moffatt led a canoe trip on the Dubawnt River in the barrenlands of northern Canada. He died of hypothermia when his canoe capsized in a rapid. Lanouette ([...]

In Defense of Arthur Moffatt

In Defense of Arthur Moffatt

By Allan Jacobs In 1955, Arthur Moffatt led a canoe trip on the Dubawnt River in the barrenlands of northern Canada. He died of hypothermia when his canoe capsized in a rapid; his bowperson Lanouette [...]

KayakPro Compact Erg

KayakPro Compact Erg

By Jeff Moag They say that miles make champions, and you’d be hard pressed to find a competitive paddler or coach who disagrees. The best way to get fit and improve the efficiency of your stroke, th[...]

Dagger Roam

Dagger Roam

L: 9’9”; W: 31.5”; 56 lbs., 250-lb. max capacity (also available in an 11.5’ length) ($855, dagger.com) The new Dagger Roam is a rare beast: a sit-on-top kayak made for moderate whitewater. Th[...]