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Observations from Canoeing the Buffalo River

The national wild and scenic Buffalo River in Arkansas is one of the finest canoeing rivers in America.  …

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Canoeing Quttinirpaaq National Park

Quttinirpaaq National Park in Nunavut is Canada's most northerly National Park. This canoeing footage was take…

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Secret of the Solo Shuttle

Solo paddlers and couples who travel in the same boat often discover that the hardest part of a trip is gett…

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8 Adventures That'll Change This Season's Plans

From North Carolina to Canada to Croatia, we've got a few ideas that might just shake up your plans for the se…

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The 'Big Thicket' Canoeing MisAdventure

Every spring I do an annual canoe trip with friends. One year we chose “Big Thicket National Preserve” on the …

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Yukon: A Land Made For Exploring

The picturesque lakes and the rivers flowing through Yukon make it a paradise for paddlers of all skill levels…

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How to Read a Nautical Chart

This video is about a couple of small, basic points on how to read a nautical chart. Just some stuff that when…

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Magical Moments: Kayaking Alaska

I learned to sea kayak in Alaska, in the waters of the Pacific Ocean surrounding Kodiak Island. From glass smo…

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The Benefit of Using Guide Books

I turned 76 in September.  No matter, I continue to think—and largely feel—like I’m 29&hellip…

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