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6 Tips For Buying A Used Kayak or SUP

If you're in the market for a kayak or SUP make sure to check out used boats and boards to see if you can save…

Kayaking in Spring - Warm Air But Cold Water

Spring is here and the air is warm.  But just because the day is beautiful doesn't mean the water isn't s…

Lessons for Life - Tragedy at Dungeness Bay

Dungeness Spit from above, with the New Dungeness Lighthouse in the distance Dungeness Spit is …

Looking At Paddleboarding Through Science

"Stand-up paddleboarding's great because I'm working out. I'm standing. You're getting a balance exercise, a l…

How It's Made - Aluminum Canoes

Check out this step-by-step breakdown from stretching the steel to testing the rivets under pressure to make…

How to Paddle a Kayak in a Straight Line

People generally think paddling a longer kayak will make them go straighter, but with proper technique you c…

Staying Safe While Stand Up Paddling

One of the great things about stand-up paddle boarding is that it can be a remarkably safe and user-friendly a…

Stand Up Paddle Board Weight Limit - Why It's Important

Ever wonder what exactly the weight capacity of a board was for? Turns out it's for the performance of the S…

Top 11 Kayaking Tips from 2018

Whether you were new to paddling in 2018 or you're an experienced paddler, you can never stop learning. Ever…