Expert Advice: Going Big on Lake Superior

Reader Kirk Sloan seeks and finds some expert feedback on his five-day kayaking trip itinerary from his first open-water overnight sea kayak expedition this summer to Lake Superior’s Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.

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Skook Review II


The C&K long-boat posse returns north Playboat loops have lost their luster. At one time, seeing the tiniest of kayaks carve, spin, pop and flip through a wave feature was true entertainment at the cutting edge of the sport. But the camera-totting crowd hovering at the edge of the bedrock outcropping at Skookumchuck Narrows wants […]

Sea Kayak Playboating


Catching the flood in a Guillemot Kayak Petrel at Blue Hill Falls.

High Water Highlights FIBArk Gallery


Arkansas Valley celebrates 61st annual river festival

2009 Whitewater Standup Paddling Championships


2009 Whitewater Standup Paddling Championships Need proof standup paddling is here to stay? The 2009 Whitewater Standup Paddling Championship will go off May 31 in Glenwood Springs, Colo. The event will feature the world’s best river standup paddlers displaying their paddling prowess on the swollen Colorado River. Local CO river SUP guru Charlie MacArthur, owner […]

Bill Mason-Waterwalker


Filmmaking & Canoeing Near Lake Superior

Andrew McAuley: Lost at Sea


Andrew McAuley: Lost at Sea

Dry Meadow Creek | Staff Boat Test


Staff Boat Test

Ben and Pedro on the Today Show


Ben and Pedro on The Today Show Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy

Did He Stick this Waterfall World Record Attempt?


Kayaker sets world record dropping a huge waterfall.

2009 Santa Cruz Kayak Surf Festival Men’s HP Final


Video Footage from the 2009 Santa Cruz Kayak Surf Festival Men’s HP Final

Extremity Games


The 4th annual Extremity Games (eX4) is set for July 9-11, 2009 in Michigan. Extremity Games is an extreme sports event including competitions, instructional clinics and exhibitions. Events include skateboarding, wakeboarding, mountain biking, motocross, kayaking and rock climbing. Extremity Games is organized to raise awareness of the abilities of individuals living with limb loss or […]

2009 Santa Cruz Surf Kayak Festival


The ego can be a funny thing. Especially when it’s inflated. Coming from southern California, surfing the epic breaks in the area, I figured I was ready to take on the top dogs in the surf kayaking world at the 23rd Annual Santa Cruz Surf Kayak Festival last weekend. Let’s just say my balloon got […]

Little Wing 15.5 Sail Trimaran


Little Wing 15.5 Sail Trimaran Demo Video

Hurricane Riders


The Hurricane Riders are a group of aggressive paddlers who hang out at Deep Cove Canoe & Kayak in North Vancouver, B.C.

Updated web site for Great Calusa Blueway


Updated web site for Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail offers new experience The Web site for the Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail, located on The Beaches of Fort Myers and Sanibel along southwest Florida’s Gulf Coast, now has a fresh look, cutting-edge functionality and interactive capabilities. The Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau launched the […]

Green Truss Rubber


Canoe & Kayakmagazine office manager Scott Waidelich going big with his friends Dave and Shelly Becker on the Green Truss.

Canoecopia shows paddling still recession-resistant


Canoecopia shows paddling still recession-resistant. Attendance and sales numbers buck conventional “wisdom.” Madison, WI – What happens when the economy takes a downward turn? Apparently, people go shopping for canoes and kayaks. If Canoecopia 2009 is any indicator, that’s exactly what people did last weekend at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wisconsin. Canoecopia is […]

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