A Guide to Kayaking with Kids

A Guide to Kayaking with Kids

February 11, 2020 1 Comment

Introducing your children to a fun, healthy activity that’s near and dear to your heart can be a fantastic way to bond and make lifelong memories! Of course you want to provide an experience you’ll all cherish, so naturally, you have questions…

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What To Wear Kayaking: Winter Edition

What To Wear Kayaking: Winter Edition

December 23, 2019

Winter is here, the weather is cool and the water temperatures are dropping. Keeping warm and finding clothes that are great at resisting water is key to keeping safe while enjoying your winter kaya

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Kayaking Around Ice To Discover Emotional Freedom

Kayaking Around Ice To Discover Emotional Freedom

November 08, 2019

Sea kayaking has been a huge part of my life for about 10 years. In fact, it’s my livelihood. I spend summers guiding in Prince William Sound, Alaska, and winters guiding in Panama. Much of my existence revolves around paddling. 

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Kayaking Healed My Body, Heart and Mind

Kayaking Healed My Body, Heart and Mind

September 10, 2019 2 Comments

In 2009 I was diagnosed with Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma. I was 39, a mother of 3 boys and happily married with a career I loved. I was given a 20% chance I would live 5 years tops. 

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Start Living Instead Of Existing

Start Living Instead Of Existing

August 26, 2019 4 Comments

Two great young brothers inspired me to wake up. These two wonderful brothers graduated from my hometown of Cordova. They went out into this world and were living life to the fullest. Their favorite thing to do was to spend time together fishing. One was a bass player for a band called the Velcro Pygmies, and the other was a restaurant manager. They were extremely close and family meant everything to

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What to Wear Kayaking: Summer Edition

What to Wear Kayaking: Summer Edition

May 28, 2019

The days are hot, the water is refreshing, and your favorite beaches and lakes are calling... Summer is here! While it may seem like summer is the easiest season for planning a kayaking trip, there are some important things to keep in mind when deciding what to pack.

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Tandem Kayaking 101

Tandem Kayaking 101

May 21, 2019

With tandem kayaking, not only can you benefit from all this sport has to offer, but at the same time interact with nature and share the experience with a special one. Whether it is with a friend, a family member, or even your pet, unique moments are guaranteed!

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What You Need To Fish While Kayaking

What You Need To Fish While Kayaking

May 14, 2019

Fishing while kayaking has become increasingly popular over the last few years. While many kayaks are designed specifically for fishing, you can easily add a few specialized supplies to your regular kayak.

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How to Choose the Perfect Paddleboard

How to Choose the Perfect Paddleboard

March 12, 2019

The popularity of paddleboarding is steadily increasing, and it’s no wonder why. This versatile sport opens up a world of opportunity for people of all ages, skill levels, and goals. From dedicated athletes pushing their limits to multi-generational families seeking a fun new leisure activity, paddle boarding has something for everyone.

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Benefits of a Dry Bag When Kayaking

Benefits of a Dry Bag When Kayaking

March 05, 2019

No matter where you find yourself kayaking, whether you prefer calm, leisurely paddles on scenic lakes or charging challenging rapids, you need to keep treasured items like a towel, change of clothes, your phone or keys dry.

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Kayak Paddle Materials

Kayak Paddle Materials

February 26, 2019

When looking for the perfect paddle, comparing the following materials while considering length, weight, and fit is essential. Use this guide to help you choose the best paddle material, and feel free to refer back when it comes time to purchase your next one!

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Air Travel with a Kayak: What You Need to Know

Air Travel with a Kayak: What You Need to Know

January 15, 2019

As modern airlines continue to impose stricter restrictions on baggage throughout the United States, flying across-country with your kayak might be more difficult than you'd think. Today, traveling with a Kayak is almost as tough as trying to visit another country with a firearm in your luggage

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