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One of the joys of sea kayak camping is you can bring cast iron skillets, boxed wine, and fresh veggies. Here are two of my favorite dinners that can be cooked right on a fire in your favorite Dutch Oven or cast iron ...

Cast Iron Cooking: Two Great Meals For Your Next Kayak Camping Adventure

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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 ...

NEW! Carbon Fiber Greenland Paddles

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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 ...

Canoecopia Bound!

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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 ...

The 10 Most Popular Boat Kits of 2015

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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 ...

10 Gift Ideas for Paddlers

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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, ...

Paddling through Oregon’s Wine Country

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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 ...

Kayak Camping Checklist

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Join us for the 2015 Northwest Paddling Festival, May 8-9 at Lake Sammamish State Park.  Friday, May 8: 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Saturday, May 9: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 ...

Northwest Paddling Festival 2015

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Do you have a great shot of a Pygmy Boat? Enter it in our calendar contest and you could see it featured in the first ever Pygmy Calendar. In addition, every photographer featured in the calendar will receive a $100 ...

Pygmy Calendar Contest

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