December 2011
  • Flood of the Century

    In 2011, as historic floods swept America —including the highest flow ever recorded on the mississippi--a few intrepid canoeists and kayakers seized the chance to paddle the unprecedented. Here are their stories.
  • Home Waters

    Looking back on two decades spent exploring the rugged and surprisingly remote Channel Islands wilderness, just off the crowded Southern California coast.
  • Put in

    Operation Ellesmere, Paddle Oregon, Lake Superior's super-kids, a salute to whitewater's very own Batman, and canoeing firsts from Colorado to the NFCT. Plus, the ultimate source to sea
  • What's new in gear

    A complete rundown of the best new kayaks, canoes, rafts, SUPs, paddles and accessories for 2012
  • Skills

    Cold weater paddling
  • Aquaphile

    Lobster Lake