Our kids camps are just the outdoor vacations your kids need! Our kids camps are more than just kayaking. They’re about socializing with other kids, learning to look out for your fellow river mates, learning river rescue skills, and enjoying the simple things in life like swimming on the river and exploring the ecosystems surrounding… Continue reading Give Your Kids Outdoor Vacations, not Toys
The two biggest choices you have to make when thinking about buying a spray skirt for your whitewater kayak are 1) whether you want a rand or bungee skirt, and 2)the composition and features of the skirt. Bungee vs. Rand for the Cockpit A bungee skirt is more common and skirts have been made with… Continue reading What is the Best Spray skirt for a White water Kayak?
The Helmet is one of five essential pieces of kayaking gear Whitewater kayaking necessitates an investment in 5 essential pieces of paddling gear: boat, paddle, sprayskirt, helmet and pfd (personal flotation device). When headed out to purchase your gear, or replacement gear, it is important that each piece of gear is sized and fitted specifically… Continue reading Unraveling the Mystery of Choosing a Kayak Helmet
Looking out of the shop at the cold winter scene outside, we are so grateful for all of the great cold weather gear available to paddlers! For those who don’t want the temperatures to keep them from the river, choosing the right gear is important. But there is no getting around the fact that good… Continue reading Cold Weather Gear: Starting with Neoprene – What is it and How Do You Take Care of It?
For women traveling abroad, there are a few cultural hitches that can make for awkward moments; nothing that should dissuade a female from embarking on an international trip, but if known ahead of time, can make traveling as a female a whole lot easier. Here are a few points that often are overlooked on the… Continue reading Women Traveling Abroad: Tips for things that get overlooked