Kayak, Canoe and SUP Beginners
Learn to Paddle Like a Pro
link to How Wide is a Canoe? (Beam Basics)
Knowing how wide a canoe is and what affect that width has on a canoe's performance will help you choose the right canoe for your needs. After more research than a sane person should spend on the...
link to What Size Kayak Paddle Do I Need? (Sizing Guides)
What size kayak paddle you need is almost an afterthought to most beginning paddlers. But the right size kayak paddle will make all the difference when you're out on the water paddling.
link to How Long Does It Take to Kayak A Mile?
How long does it take to kayak a mile? The first time I asked this question, was right before we planned to kayak Pinecrest Lake in California. Which coincidentally is about 1 mile and a half long....
link to What Size Kayak Do I Need For My Height?
I'll admit it, I'm not a particularly tall guy. Because I'm average height, 5'9", I can fit into most kayaks and most sit-inside kayak cockpits. I never considered how tough finding the right kayak...
link to Can You Get a DUI On a Kayak?
Most of us think of our kayaks as fun toys. We laugh, splash, and enjoy the freedom of paddling the open water. And what goes better with some wide open fun than a quick beer or glass of wine. I'll...
link to What Size Kayak Do I Need For My Weight?
Purchasing the right size kayak is a big decision. Most people start out asking how long of a kayak they need. And the next thing they look at is width. It's normal for beginning kayakers to see all...