How to Buy

Of all the gear that we paddlers and water sports enthusiasts rely on regularly, sunglasses are among…

So, you are finally out on the water and itching to spend more time outdoors – maybe go a bit further…

Because we’re gear people over here, we like to go out and find cool stuff and tell you about it. But if…

Tyler Hicks, brand ambassador for Old Town Canoe and Kayaks, shares some tips on how to choose a kayak…

After lots of research, maybe some classes, maybe some demo days, or maybe after finding the right sale…

Ryan Lilly with Old Town Watercraft takes you through the different factors to consider when choosing…

I had an argument with my 10-year-old son the other day about spending $200 on a hockey stick. I heard…

Bass Pro’s Spring Fishing Classic sales event is here! Refresh your gear for the start of the spring…

Ken Whiting answers the big question for new paddlers - Do you go for a canoe, a kayak, or a stand up…

After another winter of shortages, including restricting snow sports sales to co-op members, REI is…

In this video, Ken Whiting explains the top 5 reasons to choose an upgraded kayak. Some of these…

For a lot of reasons, this has been a confusing fall. You certainly don’t need us to go into why, but…

Gliding through glass on a crisp, winter morning can be an experience like no other. Whether we’re…

Bass Pro and Cabela’s offer exclusive three-day Buy Online Pick Up In Store coupon

Autumn is in full swing, and so are the deals from retailers like REI, Austin Kayak, and Bass Pro.…

As a new paddler, is it a good idea to dive into the first high-end kayak we find? In this discussion I…

As the season turns over and fall sales arrive, it’s a good time to inspect, upgrade and replace the…

Bass Pro’s Fall Hunting Classic sales event is here! From August 19th to September 8, 2021, you’ll be…

Looking for new paddling and fishing gear? You're in luck! From August 19 till September 8 2021,…

Updated for June 22, 2021 - Welcome to Day 2 of Amazon Prime Day! Every year, Amazon takes a day (or…

From inflatables to hard boards, the gamut of All-Around Paddle Boards being offered in 2022 is…

Lots of paddlers spend a good amount of time figuring out which kayak they are going to buy. A lot less…

In this video I discuss the current plastic shortage and how I feel that it will impact fishing kayak…

Before hopping in the car to head to your local REI dealer, you might ask yourself a few questions…