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NEW! Carbon Fiber Greenland Paddles

We've been on the search for a good take-apart greenland paddle. Ease of portability is one of the major drawbacks to Greenland paddles in general. When we came across Gearlab Nukilik we initially saw a lightweight (29 ...
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Canoecopia Bound!

March 11th - 13th, 2016 Show Hours: Friday 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM Saturday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM Sunday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Photos from Last Year's Canoecopia: [easyrotator ...
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The 10 Most Popular Boat Kits of 2015

With the new year quickly approaching we find ourselves reflecting on the past year. It's been a good one with lots of new boats being built and many wonderful memories made in old ones. Each year we look back on the year's ...
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10 Gift Ideas for Paddlers

Some of these are obvious (like a paddle) while others are accessories we've found to be great companions when touring (like hammocks or camp chairs) or are even things we use on a daily basis (like wheels). Enjoy shopping ...
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Paddling through Oregon’s Wine Country

Have a wine-drinking friend who isn't yet addicted to kayaking? Here's the best way to get their paddling attention: 35 miles down the Willamette through Oregon's Wine Country. Paddle past cherry and filbert orchards, ...
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Kayak Camping Checklist

We love that our customers call us when they have questions. Generally we help folks determine which boat kit design is right for them and we answer stitch and glue construction questions, but on occasion we get different ...