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Kayak Drop In Fail

In case you needed to know how to NOT launch a kayak, this is a perfect example.. Warning: Near the end of …

Paddlers' Pearls from the Man Who Loved Bicycles

Can a book about bicycling have anything to say to canoeists and kayakers? It can—and more than you migh…

Take a Stow Boat to... Anywhere

Not so very long ago, folding kayaks and inflatable canoes were the paddling world's unloved stepchildren, w…

Tags: In The Sameboat, folding, Kayak, Canoe, gear

The Casual Kayaker: Putting the Brake on Spin

Making a kayak go where you want it to is pretty easy when you're paddling. But what happens when you stop? Yo…

Tags: In The Sameboat, Kayak

Facts About Foam SUPs

So you took a lesson, tried a rental, or borrowed a friend’s paddle board and are considering buying one of yo…

Tags: SUP, construction

Moving Around on SUP

I've found paddleboarding to be a great complement to kayaking. It takes less time, it's a full-body workout, …

Tags: SUP, basics

Clips, Clamps and Cleats…

Kayakers from antiquity utilized deck space for storing gear, namely hunting and fishing accessories. Space wa…

Tags: Kayak, outfitting, gear

Papa's Got A Brand New Boat

First, a moment of silence for the hardest working man in show business. The Godfather of soul - James Brown. …

Tags: Kayak, Fishing

Canaks or Kayoes?

For many years, canoes were the most accepted form of self-propelled water craft from which to fish. Then, a w…

Tags: Kayak, Canoe