The latest issue of Kayak Touring is on sale now. It’s our once-a-year homage to Sea Kayaking. Pick up a copy at your local newsstand or paddling shop, or buy it on-line!


ON THE COVER

Getting ready to do some surf kayaking on the Washington coast. Photo by Mike Tittel




FEATURES

Sacred Waters - Here are somem vignettes of five fabled American toruing spots – and a Candian one , for good measure.

Virgin Paradise -Some are British, some American, so be sure to take your passport along to the Virgin Islands.
By Tom Bol

Kayaks Across the Andes -Who'd have thought of paddling across Chilean Patagonia?
Not Magellan.
By Michael Powers

Isles of the Rummlin Kirn - Great Scot! Kayaking around the Outer Hebrides. By Jean-Luc Grossmann


DESTINATIONS


B.C. Pilgrimage -There's a good reason why British Columbia attracts kayakers from all corners of the world. It's got it all. Here's just a sampling.


PUT-IN



Extra Credit -An Ontario schoolteacher goes the extra kilometer around Newfoundland.



Forever in a Day -Two kayakers shatter the 24-hour world record.


A Godless Sea
-Adventurers compete for supremacy in a sub-Antarctic
wasteland.


TECHNIQUES

  • Plan Ahead for Things
  • Beat the Gray Sky Blues
  • Launching and Landing Through Surf


GEAR TO GO

  • New Products – Stuff you’re gonna want.
  • Kayak Review – 6 Fantastic Touring Kayaks
  • Tow System Review


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