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Racing Forward: Curtis McGrath – The Australian paracanoeist amasses victories as kayaking provides therapy from a devastating life-altering accident five years ago

The Australian paracanoeist amasses victories as kayaking provides therapy from a devastating life-altering accident five fears ago. The post Racing Forward: Curtis McGrath appeared first on Canoe & Kayak Magazine. Source: Kayak Mag

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Racing Forward: Curtis McGrath – The Australian paracanoeist amasses victories as kayaking provides therapy from a devastating life-altering accident five fears ago

The Australian paracanoeist amasses victories as kayaking provides therapy from a devastating life-altering accident five fears ago The post Racing Forward: Curtis McGrath appeared first on Canoe & Kayak Magazine. Source: Kayak Mag

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The Things We Carried – Adventurer Jim Baird shares the gear essential to winning the History Channel's recent survival show, 'Alone'

Wilderness canoe tripper and C&K contributor Jim Baird details the 10 essential gear items that he and his brother Ted used to win the recent two-man survival reality show ‘Alone’ on History. The post The Things We Carried appeared first on Canoe & Kayak Magazine. Source: Kayak Mag

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Cross-Canada Dispatch #4: Every Day Counts – Two months behind schedule, cross-Canada canoeist Mike Ranta sets off on Lake Superior

Last Friday, Mike Ranta hauled his canoe on a battered portage cart 23 long miles to Thunder Bay. This city in northwestern Ontario, located at the head of the St. Lawrence Seaway, was once a hub of the fur trade. Two centuries ago, weary voyageurs would summon energy for the great rendezvous—the biggest party of […]

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Announcing the Winner of C&K’s 2017 Dream Adventure Contest presented by NRS – Coursing Through America: 4,700-mile Canoe Trip from the Pacific to Florida Keys

Watch entrant Luke Kimmes, an outdoor educator from Steamboat Springs, Colo., accept the award on behalf of his international four-man crew which also includes Martin Trahan, Yan Kaczynski, and Keven Martel. The post Announcing the Winner of C&K’s 2017 Dream Adventure Contest presented by NRS appeared first on Canoe & Kayak Magazine. Source: Kayak Mag

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2017 Paddlesports Retailer Show-stoppers – New gear that caught our editors' attention last week at the first Paddlesports Retailer trade show in Madison, Wis.

A sneak peek of notable gear to come in the year ahead, debuted at the sold-out and well-attended, paddlesports-specific trade show launched last week in Madison, Wis. The post 2017 Paddlesports Retailer Show-stoppers appeared first on Canoe & Kayak Magazine. Source: Kayak Mag

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2017 Beaver River Rendezvous Recap – Whitewater, racing, and bonfires start off the fall dam-release season in New York

Though the boats, names of rapids, and style of paddling has changed, the purpose remains the same: To join good friends in the celebration of some of New York’s best whitewater The post 2017 Beaver River Rendezvous Recap appeared first on Canoe & Kayak Magazine. Source: Kayak Mag

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Aleksander Doba Completes His Third Atlantic Crossing in a Kayak – Polish adventurer finishes North Atlantic kayak journey a week before his 71st birthday

70-year-old adventurer’s third ocean crossing in a kayak was his toughest yet. The post Aleksander Doba Completes His Third Atlantic Crossing in a Kayak appeared first on Canoe & Kayak Magazine. Source: Kayak Mag

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Paddlesports Retailer announces new location in 2018 – The paddlesports-specific trade show is headed to Oklahoma City

Paddlesports Retailer, the official tradeshow for paddlers, by paddlers, will move to Oklahoma City in 2018. The new location was chosen for its commitment to creating a spectacular, world-class urban paddlesports venue on the Oklahoma River. “There are two primary reasons that we’re moving to Oklahoma City,” says Show Manager Marcus Shoffner. “First, we are […]

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Video: Hamma Hamma Huckfest – Kayakers huck two-tiered waterfall on the wild Olympic Peninsula.

Hamma Hamma Falls is a two-tiered waterfall on the Olympic Peninsula, just outside of Olympic National Park. The waterfall features a complex 20-foot drop that leads directly into the main falls, which is approximately 60-feet tall. In this epic drone footage, a team of kayakers from Seattle tackles the falls. The beautiful drone footage was […]

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