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Pygmy Boat Maintenance and Re-finishing

At the end of a long summer of paddling trips you might find your trusty Pygmy has some added character. While most scratches are surface blemishes (and proof you use your boat!), some may require a little attention. Fall is ...
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Photography By Kayak: Tips & Tricks

About the Author: Freya Fennwood has been paddling a solo sea kayak since she was 6 years old and picked up a camera when she was 12. She attended Colorado Mountain College school of photography in Colorado and has been ...
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How to Maintain Your Greenland Paddle

Since our best selling paddle has been the Northpoint Greenland Paddle we have had a number of calls regarding maintenance. Here Northpoint shares with us their recommended steps for maintaining your paddle: Your ...
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Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival

The festival is just around the corner: September 5th-7th, 2014 Every year thousands of wooden boat enthusiasts gather in Port Townsend, WA  to celebrate wooden vessels of all sizes. The Port Townsend Wooden Boat ...
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Cypress Island: Best Free Weekend Kayak Trip in the San Juan Islands

The San Juan Islands are one of those iconic Northwest paddling destinations I am lucky to say I have explored a number of times. Cypress Island is one of the wildest and unpopulated large islands due to the fact there ...
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Osprey Kayak Kit Customer Feedback

We love hearing from customers about their experience and are happy to share them here. The Osprey Standard has enjoyed a cult-like following for some time now from paddlers who enjoy its tracking and stability. Here is a ...