Jeff Moag

Editor In Chief for Canoe & Kayak Magazine

176 Articles by: Jeff Moag
Safer Paddling Series: Basic Strokes

Safer Paddling Series: Basic Strokes

You need to do three basic things in your boat: go forward in a straight line, stop or go backwards, and turn. There's a stroke for all three.

Safer Paddling Series: Gear Essentials

Safer Paddling Series: Gear Essentials

Kayak instructors Kate and Paul Kuthe share a simple equipment checklist that experienced paddlers run through every time they go paddling.

Safer Paddling Series: What to Wear

Safer Paddling Series: What to Wear

To stay safe and comfortable, it's important to dress for the water temperature, not just the air temperature. Kayak instructors Paul and Kate Kuthe discuss how to dress for a paddling trip in Episode[...]

¡Pura Vida! — Sea Kayaking Costa Rica

¡Pura Vida! — Sea Kayaking Costa Rica

A sea kayaking adventure in Costa Rica's Golfo Dulce lives up to the local saying — pure life!

John Connelly Finishes 1,500-Mile PaddleQuest Expedition

John Connelly Finishes 1,500-Mile PaddleQuest Expedition

A physical and mental challenge, an adventure of epic proportions . . . all in one extraordinary 1,500-mile canoe and kayak journey."

Danuu WingMan Accessory Pack

Danuu WingMan Accessory Pack

The WingMan takes all the accessories that made Danuu’s Pacific Angler Fishing Kayak Seat a cult classic for kayak anglers and marries them to the new generation of ultra-comfy kayak seats.

Safer Paddling Series: Life Jackets

Safer Paddling Series: Life Jackets

In Episode 1, ACA-certified instructors Kate Ross Kuthe and Paul Kuthe show you how to choose and fit your most important piece of paddling gear – your life jacket.

Exclusive Interview: Trans-Atlantic Kayaker Aleksander Doba

Exclusive Interview: Trans-Atlantic Kayaker Aleksander Doba

If you had to choose one word to describe 69-year-old Polish ocean paddler Aleksander Doba, it would be irrepressible. A compact man with an enormous beard and boundless enthusiasm, he has twice cross[...]

Unfiltered: Aleksander Doba

Unfiltered: Aleksander Doba

If you had to choose one word to describe 69-year-old Polish ocean paddler Aleksander Doba, it would be irrepressible. A compact man with an enormous beard and boundless enthusiasm, he has twice cross[...]

Featured Destination: North Carolina’s Crystal Coast

Featured Destination: North Carolina’s Crystal Coast

Due to its unique geography, North Carolina’s Crystal Coast is a smorgasbord of aquatic possibilities.