Video: Flying with a Kayak

Globe-trotting paddler Bren Orton shares his best tips for getting a creekboat on an aircraft

Thinking about traveling to paddle this winter? Bren Orton, globe-trotting kayaker extraordinaire, knows the hardest part of any international paddling trip isn’t the whitewater, it’s getting your cumbersome piece of floating plastic onto a commercial airplane. Orton has been kind enough to share his wisdom about oversized baggage on his YouTube channel Senders.

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