When a night-fishing mission goes awry, two kayak anglers learn the importance of staying calm and working together.

Meet Mr. Mayhem, the paddle boarding goat from Boise, ID, who sports his life jacket and goggles every time he SUPs!

by: Paul Clark
Once you get on moving water it's hard to go back to flat water paddle boarding. This is what I always tell people who question why I run rivers on a paddle board. And it's true.

Mustang Survival & MTI Adventurewear are teaming up to change the way we deliver the gear that gets you out on the water.

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Paddling Spotlight

New Hampshire is one of those states with a little bit of everything. Lakes, rivers, ocean bays, even islands for a break from your paddling!

Product Spotlights

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Fishing Articles

As Chad gets the chance to fish with a long-time fan, he also stops to reflect on the question: why do we kayak fish?

Check out the 8 best fishing kayaks so far in 2020 as voted by thousands of your fishing kayak reviews!

How about a Catch and Cook on the thriving Texas Gulf Coast? Check out the catch, clean and cook of a 25 1/4" redfish and side of flounder.

Photo of the Week

Chris Norman - Edinburgh, Scotland

Each week a winning photo will be selected from the many pictures that have been submitted by paddlers around the world!

Featured Articles

by: Kayak Hipster
What is the main difference between a dry suit and a semi-dry suit? Why is there such a big difference in price?

New York City is an extraordinary place to paddle, but like any busy urban waterway, paddling there also requires important safety measures. Learn how to avoid a dangerous situation like this incident.

There are more than a few people interested in solo canoes these days. And with interest, comes options. Fortunately, your loyal comrades have been submitting solo canoe reviews for longer than you've known they existed! So here are the short lists of the best solo canoes broken up by length.



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Featured Articles

Who says kayaking has to take place above water? Meet Squirt Boating. Explore how a low volume boat, hand paddles, and finding the right current produce the mysterious result of kayaking underwater.

Escape the sun with our UPF 30+ wide-brim hat. Equipped with Fly Zone® insect repellant, a concealable sun flap, and a floating brim, this hat can help you stay cool and safe even in the extreme heat.

When kayak touring alone, it is important to know how to self rescue if you capsize. World Champion kayaker Ken Whiting examines some of the most popular techniques in this episode of PaddleTV.

Product Spotlights

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Featured Articles

by: Kayak Hipster
If you're thinking of getting into kayaking, whether you want to explore faraway places or just hang out all day on the water, here are three topics that will be helpful for new kayakers.

We're gonna have a look at two strokes that can be used in a variety of ways that are essential for both the stern and bow paddlers in tandem as well as solo paddlers.

Recent Articles

2020 has been an enormous wake up call. We had to learn to adjust and change the way we live and work in…

Watch this modern-day dinosaur exhibit its superb core strength as it paddle boards in Palermo, Italy.

How about a Catch and Cook on the thriving Texas Gulf Coast? Check it out to see just how they executed…