SealLine Baja Dry Bags Review

SealLine Baja dry bags

If you love to kayak or plan on doing any kayaking, canoeing, rafting or boating then you will need at least one dry bag. A dry bag will keep your important essentials dry such as your keys, your wallet, your food, your sunscreen, and all your gear. My absolute favourite dry bags are the SeaLine Baja Dry Bags. These are the ones to get if you … [Read more...]

Canoe and Kayak Differences

Recreational-Kayakers

I know several people who have decided that they want to get out and enjoy the water but aren’t sure if they should use a canoe or a kayak. Both of these are very popular types of boats and can be extremely useful for families, camping, fishing and for general outdoor fun. There are a few key differences between a canoe and a kayak that make each quite unique … [Read more...]

Important Kayaking Accessories

Water-Gear

If you are into kayaking or are thinking about trying some paddling trips there are a few key kayaking accessories that will make your trip not only safe but enjoyable as well. Although there is lots of gear that is optional, the below list is necessary for almost any kayak trip. Accessories That Every Kayaker Should Own PFD – Wearing a lifejacket can be … [Read more...]

Why Use an Inflatable Kayak?

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Many people who enjoy outdoor activities have tried kayaking but would you consider using an inflatable kayak? For those of us who love to travel, camp, hike and explore new things and new territory an inflatable kayak can be an extremely useful and convenient piece of sports equipment to own. 5 Great Reasons to Own an Inflatable Kayak Easy to Store Away – … [Read more...]

Garmin GPSMAP 76 Waterproof Handheld GPS Review

gpsmap-76

My friend Matt was interested in buying a waterproof handheld GPS for kayaking and asked my opinion on which one to get… assuming I would know as I am an avid kayaker. However the extent of my knowledge on GPS units was that I knew Garmin was the name to look for. The only reason I knew that was because last year I purchased a heart rate monitor for running and … [Read more...]

Advanced Elements AdvancedFrame Inflatable Kayak Review

Advanced Elements AdvancedFrame

I have been kayaking for the last two decades and for the last five years I have been using an inflatable kayak. However the inflatable kayak that I own now is a tandem kayak and I wanted a solo inflatable kayak that I could paddle myself and use for traveling, camping and in general just outdoor fun. I knew from past research that there were quite a few great … [Read more...]