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On the Cover:Joanie McGuffin greets an Ontario morning.
Photo by Gary McGuffin.

Portland, Maine – A paddler’s guide to Vacationland.
By Sam Bass

Flathead River, Montana- A 158- mile father-daughter canoe trip.
By Dan Hansen

Paddle Seattle – The soggy Pacific Northwest town is a paddler’s feast. We show you where to dig in.
By Gary Luhm

Eight Days on the Rio Grande – A paddler’s view of a border river, immigration and superb backcountry paddling in Texas.
By Larry Rice.


Paddle Tales – Notes from the field.

First and Last – the magic of a first descent.
By Jeff Moag

Single Blade – Going double takes some getting use to for this solo canoeist.
By Alan Kesselheim


Portfolio – Sea Kayaking – Gary Luhm got serious about kayaking in 1991. Here are the images to prove it.
By Gary Luhm

Urban Uprising – Boathouse revival brings paddling to cities.
By Phil Busse

Unscripted – Molokai – Endurance and strength takes Lewis Laughlin to a victory in a race that 40 competitors were unalbe to complete.
ByJoe Glickman

Lonely At the Top – Controversy reigns at Freestyle Worlds.
By Joe Carberry

Different Strokes – golf is a lot like kayaking……
By Eugene Buchanan

Ask Eddy – Know when to fold ’em. Eddy answers our readers paddling questions.

Double Trouble -The paddling Life. – By Eugene Buchanan

True Innovation – Trak kayak’s T-1600.

By Frederick Reimers.

Green is the new black. Earth friendly threads for your liquid lifestyle.

By Kate Stepan

New Canoes- Seven options for expanding your livery

By Mike Mccrea


Tow a Sea Kayak southern hospitality with Sea Kayak Georgia.- as told to Berne Broudy.

Canoe Across Canada. as told to Joe Carberry.

Land a Lunker with redfishing roughneck Dean Thomas. As told to Paul Lebowitz.


Red Canoe – Leg Four – Twin bridges to American Falls Reservoir, Idaho.
Paddler: Lauren M. Whaley


Kay Henry – Canoe entrepreneur.

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