In this installment of Trade Talks, OR, C&K caught up with Mark Hall of Kayak Distribution at the 2013 Smmer Outdoor Retailer to talk about Tahe Marine’s new boat, the Lifestyle 444.
A look at the Seaward Compass SR-140
A look at the Wilderness Systems Tsunami 135
A look at the Elie Strait 140XE
A look at the Riot Edge 13
C&K staff test a series of boats from 13 to 15 feet in length, with stable and forgiving performance that makes possible a range of adventures, from lily-dipping on a lake to light overnight ocean trips.
A look at the Jackson Journey 14
A look at the Necky Manitou 146R
C&K contributor Eugene Buchanan gives a run down of the top pieces of paddling equipment to get you and your herd of children safely and happily down a river during a multi-day trip.
After five+ years shaping, testing, of remaking the Stinger, Liquidlogic finally made a production aluminum mold. Now they have a means to produce enough boats for the demand. You all asked for it, and now you got it.
C&K’s list of what to pack when sea kayaking in the final moments of winter.
Being a long-time surfer and ocean sports enthusiast I’ve never been a big fan of wearing helmets. When one is needed, I’ll find an old skateboard or bike helmet to do the job and be glad when it’s over.
This story featured in the 2012 July issue. By Paul Lebowitz Fishing kayaks have come a long way since the Ocean Kayak Scupper first hit a West Coast beach in 1971. It was a new sort of boat—one designed to get watermen through the waves and the chop to dive and fish. Self-draining, open-topped, and […]
As seen on Paris Hilton, Kate Moss and half the teen female population of SoCal—credit their good sense. If you think sheepskin boots have no place in a small boat camping program, think again. Where do we camp when we park these small boats of ours? Beaches.
In this installment of Trade Talk, C&K caught up with John Harris from Chesapeake Light Craft at the 2013 Canoecopia expo to talk about their new products, Petral and Shearwater.
In this installment of Trade Talk, C&K caught up with Christina Bracken from Zem Gear at the 2013 Canoecopia expo to talk about their new products, the Terra and H2O Shoes.
In this installment of Trade Talk, C&K caught up with Brian Heikenen from Esquif Canoes at the 2013 Canoecopia expo to talk about their new product, the Echo canoe.