The essential list of kayak safety equipment

The Essential List of Kayak Safety Equipment: 14 Must Haves!

There's a big difference between being safety conscious and bringing enough kayak safety equipment to sink your yak. Our list covers the 14 essential items!
Kayaking on the West Coast

The 5 Best Places to Kayak on the West Coast

We're making our rounds! We've covered a few other places to kayak around the world, now we're turning our heads to the west coast of the United...
freshwater kayak fishing

Freshwater Kayak Fishing: A Short Guide

If you are looking for an exciting sports activity that will take you outdoors, you might want to consider freshwater kayak fishing. Unlike most boats, a kayak...
Canoe Vs Kayak: What's the Difference?

Canoe Vs Kayak: What’s the Difference?

If you can’t decide between a kayak or canoe, we’ll explore the differences between the two and find out which one is best for you...
What to Wear Kayaking in All Weather Conditions

What to Wear Kayaking? A Guide to Paddling in All Weather Conditions

Never be uncomfortable in your yak again! Discover what to wear kayaking as well as some handy tips for dressing for both cold and hot weather
kayaking for beginners

Kayaking for Beginners – Essential Reading for New Paddlers

Our ultimate guide to kayaking for beginners teaches you everything you need to go from newbie to pro paddler in the shortest time possible.
How Not to Tip

How to Not Tip While Canoeing

When we think about the dangers that can arise when canoeing, almost all of them revolve around tipping over. Here are four tips to avoid going for a swim.
The Ultimate Kayak Fishing for Beginners Guide

Kayak Fishing for Beginners: The Only Guide You’ll Need

I may be the luckiest guy on earth. I have found something that combines two of my greatest passions; kayaking and fishing. Fishing for trout in Scotland’s backcountry...
kayak paddle sizing

A Complete Kayak Paddle Sizing Guide

Whether you are an expert kayaker or a beginner, choosing the right kayak and the perfect kayak paddle is your primary first concern. Kayaking is truly a...
Kayaking in the Philippines

Kayak Adventures in the Philippines

Choosing your next adventure kayak destination can be difficult. Either information overload paralyses you, or you’re stumped by the absolute lack of any resources on your exotic, far-flung choice.
Fitness for Kayaking – Exercise, Stretching, and Nutrition for Peak Performance Paddling

Fitness for Kayaking – Exercise, Stretching, and Nutrition for Peak Performance Paddling

Many people will jump in a kayak without giving fitness a second thought. Don't be one of these people! Learn the secrets to endless paddling energy.
How to Pack for an Overnight Kayak Trip

How to Sleep Comfortably on an Overnight Kayak Trip

If you’re going on an overnight kayak trip, you might run into a few problems, and some of those problems could make it super tough to get...
A Guide to Sea Kayaking for Beginners

Ready to Explore the Ocean? A Guide to Sea Kayaking for Beginners

Looking for a primer on sea kayaking for beginners? Here's a newbie friendly guide to the skills, gear, and tools you will need on your journey.
kayaking with kids

Kayaking with Kids: A Complete Guide

Spending time kayaking on the lake can be a great family activity. However, when you choose to bring children along for the trip, it can get tricky.
14 River Kayaking Tips to Build Control and Confidence

14 River Kayaking Tips to Build Control and Confidence

Whether you’re just getting started paddling moving water or you’ve been navigating whitewater for years, our river kayaking tips will get you thinking.