Poland’s undercover canoe-tripping machine Maciej Tarasin notches another South American first on Colombia’s Rio San Jorge in this exclusive translation of his late 2013 expedition.
The paddling industry never stands still. They experiment with new designs to improve performance. Here are some of 2014’s top kayak gear to look forward to.
In this exclusive photo flipbook, C&K contributing photographers Darin McQuoid and Eric Parker capture the late-summer season that was on expedition kayaking’s benchmark journey: The Grand Canyon of the Stikine, as 2013 marked another historic year with a boom in successful descents highlighted by the second, third, and fourth complete descents of the legendary 45-mile run by, respectively, Gerd Serrasolses, Aniol Serrasolses, and Galen Volckhausen.
Canoe & Kayak teams up with the US Coast Guard to bring information regarding sea kayak safety during the winter season.
The women kayakers from TiTS DEEP look back on one epic year of bigwater runs, stout drops and tight-knit camaraderie in their latest episode “Year 2013 in Review.”
Catching up with Russell and Graham Henry, the Canadian brothers whose bold sea kayak journey across the Caribbean has been an expedition of opposites thus far: Daylong crossings on windy, current-laced waters with crash landings on boulder beaches, and a layover on Richard Branson’s private island. After tracing the coastlines Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, we hear from the Henrys before the biggest crossing of their expedition.
One of overnight paddling’s greatest joys is camp food—especially sweet treats. Anders Klint share with you some of my favorite desserts, simple and yummy.
We’ve scoured the country to find the most ardent group of New Years Day paddlers we could, who every year ring in the new year with a dip of the paddle blade.
We dug through our archive and found this treasure by Bill Mason reflecting on the art of canoe designs. So read, reminisce and say farewell to an era in canoeing.
Canoe & Kayak teams up with the US Coast Guard to offer tips on how to stay safe while paddling America’s oceans and bay areas.
It’s that time of year again, when we look back on the year that was and we crunch the analytics to determine the top stories of the year at CanoeKayak.com.
This story featured in our 40th anniversary issue, which debuted in March 2013.
Somewhere on the Atlantic Ocean, midway between Europe and North America, Polish super-paddler Aleksander Doba is spending Christmas alone in a 23-foot-long, 39-inch-wide kayak. In October, the tireless 67-year-old departed Portugal. Next stop: Florida.
While most people put up their kayaks for the winter and switch to skis, William Griffith instead shreds the powder in his kayak. Snow kayaking is in this season.
This one’s for the ladies. The Shred Ready Vixen Helmet ensures protection tough enough for all your paddling adventures.
When your boat’s safety is at stake, keep it secure with the Lasso Security Kayak locking cable. You’ll be glad you spent a little money to save a big investment.
Carhartt equipped this burly cotton-nylon layer with a few subtle foul-weather extras like a water-repellant membrane to extend winter hours outside.