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How to Get In and Out of a Kayak

The majority of capsizes aren’t due to poor form and happen way before any paddling takes place! Here're simple tips to enter and exit your yak like a pro.
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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...
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...
Best Kayaks for Beginners

The Best Kayaks for Beginners: Taking The Plunge (2017 Models)

We rounded up the top kayaks for beginners in 2017. Our list of kayaks represent good value and are beginner friendly: sturdy, stable and easy to paddle.
Best Tandem Kayak for Family Outings

Best Tandem Kayak for Family Outings

Picking out a tandem kayak for your next family outing can be a challenge if you’re not already familiar with kayak types, features, or paddling vocabulary.
best recreational kayak

Best Recreational Kayak: A Buyer’s Guide

Kayaks give you the opportunity to explore, enjoy nature, get fit, and have fun. If you're looking for the best recreational kayak, this guide is a must.
9 Insanely Helpful Kayaking Tips for Beginners

9 Insanely Helpful Kayaking Tips for Beginners

These nine helpful kayaking tips for beginners are the things I wish I’d known when I started kayaking. Now I'm sharing them with you...
best tandem fishing kayak

It Takes Two: What is the Best Tandem Fishing Kayak?

What is the only thing better than a one-person fishing kayak? A two-person fishing kayak! Alright, we know that’s not always the case.
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 With Your Dog

10 Pooch Paddling Tips: How to Safely Kayak With Your Dog

Just because your pooch loves the water doesn't mean he's going to like kayaking. Here are our top ten tips for getting your dog on board safely...
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...
Transporting a Kayak

Transporting a Kayak: Getting to the Water Safely

Transporting a kayak or canoe can sometimes be a challenge. Let’s take a look at all the ways you can get your kayak to the water safely.
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The Top 10 Sea Kayaking Destinations in the World

Our world is large, vast, and 70% water. It is likely that anywhere you go in the world, you'll find good kayaking at some point. However, if...
10 Golden Rules of Kayak Safety

The 10 Golden Rules of Kayak Safety

There’s a lot of fun to be had boating, but there’s also the potential for things to go fatally wrong. Every paddler is responsible for their own safety.
best inflatable kayak

What is the Best Inflatable Kayak?

Inflatable kayaks are considered flimsy, "toy" kayaks. Not true! Our guide shows you why inflatables are awesome and how to pick the best inflatable kayak.