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Holiday Gift Guide for Paddlers

From stocking stuffers (including four items under $30) to big gift ideas, here's a short list to help you bring joy to the paddler in your life. Have fun on the water and be safe! 1. Pygmy Gift Certificates: When in ...
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Customer Feedback: The Taiga Wooden Canoe Kit

Hello,I just want to pass along a quick thank you for the Taiga canoe. I launched my Taiga for the first time this weekend and was absolutely thrilled with the canoe. It is lightweight, tracks like a dream and maneuvers ...
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Customer Profile: Meet Mike

From Recreational to Rolling We all enjoy the sport of kayaking for different reasons. In general, everyone agrees that being on the water is relaxing. And while it may be a water sport, a good portion of kayakers prefer ...
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Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival, September 6-8th 2019

Every year wooden boat enthusiasts gather in Port Townsend, WA (our world headquarters) to celebrate wooden vessels of all sizes. It's a busy weekend, by far the busiest this quiet little seaport ever sees, and it's a ...
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Northwest Paddling Festival 2019

Join us for the 2019 Northwest Paddling Festival, May 10th-11th at Lake Sammamish State Park.  Friday, May 10th: 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Saturday, May 11th: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. A ...
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The Top 10 Boat Kits of 2018

NEW! Pinguino 150 Pro: Our Best Selling Kayak Kit This is the first kayak in 8 years to outsell the Pinguino 145. Paddlers have loved the stability, maneuverability and hull efficiency of the Pinguino 145 and ...