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Faces of Rey del Rio

In Mountain Mind Collective’s following Quick Flick, competitor Todd Wells captures a few of the colorful characters (and highlights) from the 2014 Rey del Rio Waterfall World Championships’ talented international roster of 18 invitees.

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Paddling Life Pro Invitational

05.26.2009

With high water coursing down the Rocky Mountains, freshly married Nick Troutman of Jackson Kayak took home top overall honors at this year’s Canoe and Kayak-sponsored Paddling Life Pro Invitational on Monday, May 25, capping off the weekend-long Yampa River Festival. Troutman, the world freestyle kayak bronze medalist, earned the title after looping to a […]

California’s South Branch of the Feather

05.22.2009

California’s South Branch of the Feather By Rfkayakers.blogspot.com

Celtic Tiderace 2

05.19.2009

Attempting to make the first successful kayak crossing from Scotland to the Faroe Islands On the fourth of June 2009 Patrick Winterton will embark on an attempt to make the first successful kayak crossing from Scotland to the Faroe Islands, a distance of over 225 miles (360km) across one of the most tidal and stormbound […]

Tyler Bradt’s World Record Plunge

05.15.2009

On April 21, Tyler Bradt kayaked over 186-foot-high Palouse Falls, breaking the waterfall world record of 127 feet. Produced by Aurora Photos.

Tyler Bradt Graces Sports Illustrated

05.14.2009

Finding Tyler Bradt in the pages of every paddlesports mag in the industry has been easy. Now you can find him gracing the pages of Sports Illustrated too. In April, Bradt destoyed his own world record-and the unofficial marks of Paul Gamache and Brazil’s Pedro Oliva-when he stuck 186-foot Palouse Falls in Washington. NBC’s Today […]

Reno River Festival Finals

05.12.2009

2009 Reno Men’s and Woman’s Final

Slalom Phenom Tyler Hinton

05.04.2009

Tyler Hinton isn’t a “regular” high school student, and he doesn’t play a “regular” sport. Hinton is a Whitewater C1 Slalom racer, a sport that has had him enamored from a young age. After teaming up with Coach Chris Wiegand of the Rocky Mountain Canoe & Kayak Club, Hinton’s sport has allowed him to travel the globe and train with some of the best that the world has to offer. He’s only a sophomore and along with growth comes endless possibilities…

Images From the Cheat Race

05.04.2009

Check out all the action from Cheat Race, photos courtesy of Irene Owsley.

Guiding California’s Cherry Creek

04.30.2009

Located just outside Yosemite National Park, the Class V Cherry Creek is the most challenging and exciting commercially run river in California.

Exploring Vancouver Island

04.29.2009

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Sea Kayaking Party Tricks

04.28.2009

The dynamic duo of Ian and Megan doing sea kayaking party tricks with friends off of Golden Gardens, Puget Sound, WA. (Shot w/a GoPro Hero digital wide-angle camera mounted to each of their bows. Music: “We’ve Only Just Begun,” by Run Kid Run.)

Kern River Fest Gallery

04.23.2009

Kern River Fest Photo Gallery

Dry Meadow Tragedy

04.20.2009

What started out as an epic father-son outing turned into tragedy when Jon Burnham, 63, father of Macy, was killed paddling on California’s Kern River Friday, April 17. Friday morning before the Kern River Festival, a group of about 14 hiked into the Seven Teacups on Dry Meadow Creek, a tributary to the Kern River. […]

Kayak Fishing Matlacha

04.17.2009

Kayak Fishing Matlacha

Kayak Fishing Tales: Working an Eddy Line

04.16.2009

Kayak Fishing Tales: Working an Eddy Line

Canoe Guru

04.16.2009

Legendary Chicago paddler, naturalist, maritime historian and blacksmith Ralph Frese. This was on Chicago Public TV station WTTW’s “Chicago Tonight” program.

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Buyer's Guide