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The Legend Lives On

A decade after whitewater canoeing visionary Frankie Hubbard passed away, Knoxville-based open boater Dooley Tombras cannot fathom what new ideas Hubbard would’ve come up with if he hadn’t succumbed to lung cancer in 2003, at the young age of 41. “Frankie completely modernized the sport,” says Tombras, an elite open boater who’s taken the sport to new heights with his role in The Canoe Movie series of OC-1 videos. “His designs made it possible to run steep creeks and evolved the whole rodeo thing.”

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Great Canoe Escapes – Rio Grande

10.14.2005

The Chihuanhuan desert in the Lone Star States Big Bend area offers superb paddling…and a little danger to spice it up.

Canoe & Kayak Destination – Oregon’s John Day River

09.19.2005

Oregon’s high-desert John Day River lives up to its wild and scenic status.

Dry It-You’ll Like It

07.22.2005

Learn how to make delicious do-it-yourself meals that taste so much better than the commercial bags of freeze dried blandness.

Kayak Workshop: PFD Outfitting

12.05.2003

We all want to fine-tune our gear to meet our needs, but is tinkering with a PFD a good idea?

What to Wear Kayaking and Canoeing

11.11.2003

What you wear paddling is important. What you should wear depends on the paddling environment and the likelihood of taking an unexpected swim.

Debunking the Tippy Canoe Myth

10.29.2003

If you worry that a canoe is too unstable, applying these pointers will replace your anxiety with confidence.

Taking the Kids Canoeing

10.29.2003

Life on the water changes when children are added to the equation. Once we accept that hard truth, we can move into the practical phase of figuring out exactly how to meet the outfitting challenges posed by taking children canoeing.

What to Wear Paddling: Dress for Your Sport

10.28.2003

What you wear paddling is important. What you should wear depends on the paddling environment and the likelihood of taking an unexpected swim.

Paddling the Primordial

02.24.2003

A roundup of great swamp canoeing and kayaking trips throughout the south, including Everglades, Okefenokee, and the Great Dismal Swamp.

Cee-ing is Believing

02.21.2003

Learn the C-stroke on flatwater, and your newly refined skill will increase your precision without sacrificing speed.

Good Times on the Main Salmon

02.07.2003

An 80-mile, seven-day run down the Main Salmon River gives paddlers postcard scenery, wide-open wave trains, and a Christmas gift that keeps on giving.

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