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Your Next Must-Have Kayaking Gadget

Your Next Must-Have Kayaking Gadget

This spring I was contacted by AudioFlood and asked if I could review their waterproof iPod shuffle. I quickly checked their website first, and then accepted the challenge. I say challenge because though I personally own an iPad and an old iPod Touch, I don’t really use them to ...

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Published in General, Review

Unusual Accessory for Summer Kayaking Adventures: Gaiters

Unusual Accessory for Summer Kayaking Adventures: Gaiters

Discover Your Best Summer Accessory for Your Next Paddling Trip!

Whether you’re kayaking near the coast or in the mountains, in the Deep South or close to Canada you’ll have a reason to consider packing your gaiters this summer.

They are a significant aid in providing protection from the elements ...

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How I Loved Kayaking for the First Time

How I Loved Kayaking for the First Time

A guest post by Shawna Johnson, a freelance writer and Kayaking enthusiast.

My daily routine of work was pulling me towards stress and I was racking my brain to go out for adventurous trips somewhere. Recently one of my friends had suggested his experience on kayaking and so I was ...

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Published in Adventures

Your Help to Identify a Dual Paddle Sea Canoe Hull

Your Help to Identify a Dual Paddle Sea Canoe Hull

This is a short guest post by Richard L. Mahan.

I recently acquired this dual paddle sea canoe hull and am in the process of restoring it. There are no identifying markings on the inside or the outside.

It is hand laid fiberglass, 14' long with a 30" beam. There ...

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Primary Considerations When Buying A Kayak

Primary Considerations When Buying A Kayak

A guest post by Kerry Blake, freelance writer.

Spending a warm afternoon out kayaking is a fun activity for the entire family. If you want to have an unlimited bonding time with your family, you may consider buying a kayak of your own. However, before actually buying a kayak, you ...

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Published in How-to's and skills

Discover the TriKayak XS-1 for the Most Amazing Experience!

Discover the TriKayak XS-1 for the Most Amazing Experience!

A revolutionary new kayak is expected to hit the markets this spring, bringing with it a whole new range of capabilities and features that can’t be experienced on a traditional kayak. The TriKayak XS-1, with its unique outrigger design, offers the stability, performance, and storage that many kayakers are looking ...

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Published in General, Press Release

Kayaking in Hawaii: Which Island is Right for You?

Kayaking in Hawaii: Which Island is Right for You?

A guest post by Christina Loiacono.

Known for its volcanic terrain, tropical climate, and unique wildlife, Hawaii is a popular destination for travelers. With its 750 miles of coastline surrounded by crystal clear waters, it’s no surprise that the group of islands making up the state contains extraordinary kayaking opportunities.

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Published in Places to visit

Kayaking as a Community Sport

Kayaking as a Community Sport

The world today is getting more and more stressful. Due to the accessibility of social media and the mobile convenience of smartphones, the world seems to be getting increasingly smaller and more interconnected by the nanosecond.

With so much information literally at the palm of one’s hand, there is a ...

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