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Canada’s Peel Watershed One Step Closer to Recieving Protection

“It’s a pristine alpine region with stunning scenery, exceptional wildlife, great hiking and whitewater,” says Neil Hartling, the owner of Whitehorse, Yukon-based Nahanni River Adventures and long-time local guide. “The plexus of rivers that form the watershed provide years of expedition options that could fill a career of northern adventures.”

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Miami2Maine Project

05.08.2007

At a festive send-off event at the Ronald W. Shane Watersports Center in Miami Beach, Pellegrino launched her boat into the surf and officially began her Miami2Maine project. She will paddle almost 2,000 miles in 11 weeks (approximately 40 miles per day) and hopes to reach Camden, Maine in late July. She will make 74 […]

Permit Lottery for Colorado River

05.07.2007

Grand Canyon National Park will accept lottery applications for calendar year 2008 self guided Colorado River permits, beginning May 1, 2007. The open period to join the lottery will close at 12:00 noon (Arizona time) on May 28, 2007. The lottery drawing will take place on May 31st. The lottery is a new permit distribution […]

Light in Liquid – Premiere

05.03.2007

We may be a decade removed from the paddling film heyday of the late ’90s, but you wouldn’t have guessed it by the energy in Fort Collins, Colorado, on April 19, where Adrian Matthew Glasenapp’s long-anticipated Light in Liquid premiered to a packed house at the New Belgium brewery. The event served as a fundraiser […]

Peter Bray

05.02.2007

As told to Jeff Moag Published: Canoe & Kayak Magazine, May 2007 He’s had two paddlecraft sink underneath him in the North Atlantic—three if you count his punctured life raft—and remains the only person ever to paddle a kayak from North America to Europe. His resume is one of the fattest in sea kayaking. It […]

Out of Luck

05.02.2007

By Jeff Moag Published: Canoe & Kayak Magazine, May 2007 Soon after Andrew McAuley turned up missing in the Tasman Sea on Feb. 9, just 30 miles from finishing an unprecedented 1,000-mile crossing from Tasmania to New Zealand, pundits began second-guessing him. How could anything be worth such risk, they scolded, especially to a man […]

Dear Andrew

05.02.2007

By Jeff Moag Published: Canoe & Kayak Magazine, May, 2007 I told my editors that no story this year is bigger than yours, always slipping in the caveat, “if he makes it.” And by that I meant, “if he doesn’t quit.” Yeah, you turned around once to better insulate your kayak against the cold of […]

Light in Liquid – Trailer

05.02.2007

Check out the trailer for LIGHT IN LIQUID: A Kayak Collage of Movement and Sound.

Hotel Charley II Trailer

04.27.2007

Hotel Charley Trailer: The River of Doubt. Ben Stookesberry and Jesse Coombs’ amazing new video.

10 Most Endangered Rivers

04.11.2007

Rivers come in all shapes and sizes, and vary from pristine to heavily polluted, but it’s generally safe to assume that water is a common denominator among them. For the Santa Fe, 2007’s Most Endangered River, water is the missing ingredient, leaving this once-thriving river a dry, weed-choked ditch most of the year. The Santa […]

Sea Kayak Technique – Skeg Adjustment

04.10.2007

first appeared in Canoe & Kayak, May 07 by Justine Curgenven In 2001 I embarked on my first big kayak adventure—the first sea kayak circumnavigation of Wales. I was determined to prove myself to my paddling mentor, Fiona Whitehead, who had invited me to join her. We started on the island of Anglesey at the […]

Whitewater ’07 Table of Contents

04.09.2007

FEATURES HOT SHOTS – For your viewing pleasure – waterfalls, waves and boats from California to Canada. THE INSIDERS – a C & K exclusive report: Six local paddlers dish their secret stashes. GREASE GOSPEL -Hitchin’ a ride with the Oil and Water Project in Panama. By Joe Carberry PHOTO ESSAY: DOMINICA – Pirates in […]

Canoe & Kayak roof Top Racks

04.09.2007

by Dexter MahaffeyCanoe & Kayak Web Exclusive4/9/07 I hate lugging my crap around. I’m a sea kayaker, so the boat’s as long as my house, full of disorganized gear that weighs more than my car, at a put-in that’s half a mile away through loose sand. When I’m on my own, I hate it even […]

Trans-Amazon Expedition

04.07.2007

The Wilderness Classroom Organization launched its tenth online expedition, the Trans-Amazon Expedition, on April 2nd, 2007. Week One Week Two Week Three Week Four Over the course of three school years, Dave Freeman and Eric Frost will lead the Wilderness Classroom’s expedition team across South America by bike and canoe. The expedition began April 2 […]

Wenatchee Whitewater Rodeo

04.07.2007

Mark your calenders so you don’t miss the Pacific Northwest’s paddling event of the year. June 8-10 marks the third annual Wenatchee River Festival and 2007 is shaping up to outshine the previous two years. Washington’s Cascade Mountains got a royal dumping of snow this winter and the runoff is predicted to be substantial and […]

Wenatchee Whitewater Rodeo

04.07.2007

Mark your calenders so you don’t miss the Pacific Northwest’s paddling event of the year. June 8-10 marks the third annual Wenatchee River Festival and 2007 is shaping up to outshine the previous two years. Washington’s Cascade Mountains got a royal dumping of snow this winter and the runoff is predicted to be substantial and […]

Yukon River Quest ’07

04.04.2007

Registrations for the ninth annual Yukon River Quest, the longest annual canoe and kayak race in the world, reached the 75-team mark at the end of March, ensuring another record field. This year’s race will be run on June 27 to July 1, 2007. The 740-kilometer (460-mile) wilderness adventure paddling marathon is held on the […]

New Carolina Coast Marine Conditions Website

04.04.2007

The new marine web portal will integrate Real-Time Data from Eight Major Providers at One Marine Site, The Carolinas’ Coast Marine Web Portal, a new experimental website that integrates real-time marine data from eight major providers will be launched by NOAA’s National Weather Service in Wilmington, N.C., Morehead City, N.C., Charleston, S.C., NOAA’s Ocean Prediction […]

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