The best thing about being three-and-a-half feet tall is that every single crashing wave looks huge by comparison. Micah Kneidl found the perfect way to make his four-year-old son smile for four minutes of heartwarming home video. The father-son duo tandem kayaked whitewater on the Boise and Payette Rivers in Idaho this summer, and it’s plain to see the joy that whitewater can bring to a family.

I expect we’ll see this little guy cruising around the rivers in his own one-man craft soon enough.

Tandem  kayaking through the Boise play park.

Tandem kayaking through the Boise play park.

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