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One Square Mile of Hope Event Sets New World Record

Above: World record by Hashtag. Check out the event’s Instagram photos tagged to #OneSquareMileofHope By Mike Lynch The One Square Mile of Hope breast cancer fundraiser looks like it has regained the Guinness World Record for the largest raft of canoes, kayaks and guide boats. Despite rain and 50-degree temperatures, more than 2,700 boats came […]

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Three-Day Grand Canyon Sprint

11.08.2013

Take three days to do a Grand Canyon trip. Can a team of guys paddle the full stretch of the Colorado River in half a week?

Autumn Paddling in New England, Part Two

11.08.2013

With autumn in full swing, there are so many places where people can go paddling in New England. The Connecticut river is one of them.

OPINION: Flood Paddling Problems

11.07.2013

Paddler David Spiegel weighs in on the risks and rewards of capitalizing on Colorado’s historically rainy fall season, raising questions about paddler responsibilities in a flood-ravaged disaster zones.

Exploring Bosnia by Packraft

11.07.2013

In this flipbook, writer Forrest McCarthy and photographer Moe Witschard explore the extraordinary rivers and troubled history of Bosnia by packraft.

DRYSUIT STRESS TEST

11.06.2013

Six new drysuits highlighted in the December 2013 issue of Canoe & Kayak and put through an “exclusive, super-scientific, extra-qualitative stress test,” by Contributing Editor Joe Jackson.

Mapping the Lower Mississippi Water Trail

11.06.2013

The River Gator project to build a paddler’s guide to the Lower Mississippi Water Trail gains momentum with the website live at rivergator.org, and as paddlers embark on the first of three November trips to mark the expansion of the trail, which outfitter/water trail architect John Ruskey describes as “the longest free-flowing water trail in the continental United States, over 1155 miles from St. Louis to the Gulf of Mexico.”

Behind the Lens: Darrell Wong

11.06.2013

Maui photographer Darrell Wong utilizes creative exposure and an aerial perspective to capture this unique image of downwind paddling icon Danny Ching.

In the Magazine: Who Owns Water?

11.05.2013

Who owns water? Two brothers paddled the Chattahoochee-Flint-Apalachicola Rivers last March and made a film about what the watershed means for improving water use policy around the country.

My Happy Thought

11.04.2013

Our August 2013 Letter of the Month award winner, Nebraska paddler Bruce Tomes, sharing the tale of his battle with cancer, inspired by his goal to kayak again with his granddaughter

Pat Keller Triumphs at Green Race

11.04.2013

More than 100 kayakers from around the world came to take on the Green Race, but it was the Asheville paddler Pat Keller who claimed victory with a time of 4 minutes 14 seconds, keeping the win close to home.

Gear Up for the Green Narrows Race

11.01.2013

Running the Green Narrows is no joke. You should make sure you are at the top of your game, but just as importantly, you’d better have the right gear to get you down the Southeast’s most iconic creek.

U.S. to Host Canoe Marathon Worlds

11.01.2013

The International Canoe Federation just made Oklahoma City the host for the 2014 ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships. This will be the first time the event has been held in the United States.

Demshitz Runs the Green Narrows—In a Sea Kayak

11.01.2013

David Fusilli from Demshitz tackles the Green Narrows—including Gorilla Rapid—in a P&H hammer.

Green Race Predictions

10.31.2013

The original and biggest creek race in America will take place this Saturday in North Carolina. As always, the 18th edition of the Green Race will be both a grass-roots celebration and an elite competition. Top whitewater athletes from around the world will join local stalwarts and weekend warriors to test their skills on the […]

Pushing to the Source of the Columbia River

10.31.2013

The journey from the mouth of the Columbia River on the Pacific Ocean to its headwaters in British Columbia has been nearly a year in the works:

Once Around Algonquin—Part 2

10.29.2013

The second in a series of videos of Callan tackling one of Canada’s toughest canoe routes

Henry Brothers Finish First Half of Journey

10.29.2013

Brothers Russell and Graham Henry completed South American leg in early October and made the 80-mile crossing from Tobago to Grenada. We caught up with them.

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