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Lining A Canoe

I absolutely love the scene in Bill Mason's Waterwalker film where he lines his canoe down a nasty b…

Tags: Canoe, navigation, Video

Lining a Canoe with a Single Rope

Read this article to get tips on the process of guiding your canoe on a rapid from the shoreline with a solo r…

Tags: Canoe, Safety, navigation

Tiny Tips for Wilderness Canoe Trips

In the mid-seventies, I shared an afternoon with the famous woodsman, Calvin Rutstrum, whose flagship book,&nb…

Tags: Cliff Jacobson, Canoe, Portage

Quick-Release Knots for Canoeing

This short video demonstrates how to tie two different quick-release knots that can be useful in canoeing - fo…

Tags: Video, Canoe, knots