Author Archives: "Shari Yee"
In Autumn 2009, Natasza Szalajska and I descended Bolivia’s Rio Tuichi on a self-made raft. We had gathered lots of information about the river from the Internet, like how it makes its way right through the middle of the Madidi National Park; how the canyon is unusually beautiful…
The Calusa Blueway Paddling Festival recently announced its new partnership with Canoe & Kayak magazine. This year’s festival weekend is scheduled for November 3-6. Since 2005, the popular Southwest Florida event has offered seminars, on-water instruction, demos, races, movies and social events to an eager audience of kayakers.
Demonstrating proper techniques for landing and releasing pike from a kayak. Another webisode from the Kayak Fishing Tales crew: In this episode Jeff Goudreau explains the proper method for safely landing and releasing pike from a kayak.
From April 15th through the 17th, 300+ sea kayakers, standup paddleboarders and prospective newbies to the sport are expected on Hollywood Beach for the Port Angeles Kayak Symposium
Professional Paddlesports Association Working with US Paddling Outfitters to Provide Passport for Free Paddling for 9th Graders!
The weather may have dropped a bomb on the 25th anniversary of the Santa Cruz Paddle Fest but longtime competitor Vincent Shay says it couldn’t spoil the festivities for the surf kayakers and standup paddlers who came to the infamous break at Steamer’s Lane last weekend to paddle and party.
Kirk Albert Walter Wipper: 1923-2011. For Kirk Wipper, a canoe was a piece of living history. It spoke of aboriginal and European builders, of designs inspired by geography and building materials, and of the movement of people across North American waterways, and, ultimately, the preservation of wild canoe country. A canoe was meant to be paddled—as a means of discovering history firsthand.