Jeff Moag

Editor In Chief for Canoe & Kayak Magazine

105 Articles by: Jeff Moag
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[...]

Oru Kayak Bay+

Oru Kayak Bay+

L: 12’; W: 25”; 28 lbs., 300-lb. capacity; Packable size: 32 x 28 x 13 inches. ($1,495, orukayak.com) Oru Kayaks redefined “folding boats” with its origami-inspired design. Rather than a stack[...]

Nantahala Outdoor Center Opens Atlanta Location

Nantahala Outdoor Center Opens Atlanta Location

Nantahala Outdoor Center (NOC), the nation’s largest outfitter, celebrates the grand opening of two riverside adventure centers on the Chattahoochee River in Atlanta, Georgia this Saturday, May [...]

How To Clean A Pike

How To Clean A Pike

Ted hauls in a lunker pike, and Jim describes the finer points of cleaning this bony--but tasty--fish in the field.

Sea Eagle Razorlite 393RL

Sea Eagle Razorlite 393RL

L: 12’10″; 28 lbs., 500-lb. capacity; Packable size: 22 x 22 x 12 inches. ($1,099 with paddle; SeaEagle.com Sea Eagle has shattered the inflatable kayak mold with the sleek and light new Razor[...]

New Details in Kayak Murder Case

New Details in Kayak Murder Case

By Jeff Moag Prosecutors released new details of an alleged kayaking murder plot today, charging that Angelika Graswald, 35, pushed a paddle away from fiance Vincent Viafore, 46, as he struggled in th[...]

Jake’s Picks: The Wisconsin River in Winter

Jake’s Picks: The Wisconsin River in Winter

In 2009 and 2010, Jake Stachovak paddled around the eastern half of the United States. These are some of his favorite stops along the way.

Jake’s Picks: Eastern Lake Erie

Jake’s Picks: Eastern Lake Erie

A day trip east out of Barcelona, N.Y., provides a taste of Lake Erie's stunning scenery.

Jake’s Picks: The Erie Canal

Jake’s Picks: The Erie Canal

Why on earth don’t we hear more about the Erie Canal? It's the perfect place for beginners or experienced campers to enjoy the good life.