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Volunteers abseil down embankment to rescue injured kayaker

Daring recovery by ‘real heroes’ in Clare Glens beauty spot hailed by colleagues<p>Sun, Jan 4, 2015, 18:44 Updated: Sun, Jan 4, 2015, 18:47<p>Mountain …

Mike Ranta finishes 4,750-mile adventure

Though he professes to be "not really a spiritual person," Mike Ranta is convinced that "Mother Nature speaks to us in certain ways." In late …

Canada

‘River Dreams’ Is Now Available on DVD

"I love to showcase beautiful parts of our backyards," says Hunter Nichols of his new film, <i>River Dreams</i>, which documents a 600-mile solo canoe trip …

Alabama

Big Al’s Canoe Seats Rant

Over a 35-year run, my old butt has made the acquaintance of damn near every style of canoe seat; from aluminum to roto-molded plastic, from foam …

Canoes

2,000 Miles to DC—By Canoe—to Protect the Boundary Waters

Adventure educators Amy and Dave Freeman arrived in Washington D.C. last Tuesday—by canoe. Over the past hundred days, the couple has paddled and portaged 2,000 miles from their home in Minnesota to our nation’s capitol, collecting signatures on their 20-foot fiberglass canoe to show their …

At least it wasn’t my canoe wrapped around a rock

<i>Sometimes things don't go as planned – and those moments often make for the best stories. Tripping columns offer readers a chance to share their wild adventures.</i><p>There it was. The green canoe rested underwater, wrapped rather gracefully around a large pillow rock. Water pounded over top of it.<p>At …

Kayaking

7 of the most stereotypical things you can do in Canada

<i>This article was originally published on our sister site,</i> Travel + Escape<i>, by Alex Nursall.</i><p>So you want to experience Canada, eh? Well, as a …

Incredible Collecton of Light Painting Images with the Help of Kayakers and Canoers

Light painting has surely spawned its share of enthusiasts, one of which is Stephen Orlando. Light painting is a photographic method in which …

Your Home for all things paddlesports.

December 22, 2017<p>It is always good to know with an association like Paddle Canada that if you miss a meeting life does go on. I say this with …

Canada

Kayaking with Kids

When you go kayaking, bring the kids along. With some forethought and organization, you can create a rewarding experience. Just remember to start …

Kayaking

HOW TO PACK: Expedition with kids

<b>PHOTOS AND STORY BY DAN CLARK</b><p>Family wilderness trips may seem like a daunting undertaking and your first canoe trip with your toddler or teenager …

Kids

Primitive cooking methods

<b>Primitive Cooking Methods</b><p>Whether we are backpacking or in a survival situation, having a knowledge of wilderness cooking techniques is important. We …

Starting a fire under adverse weather

<b>Starting a fire in adverse weather</b><p>The ability to start a fire when things are less than perfect. Considering how important the warmth from a fire can …

Tinder

The Most Important Fire Tool in your Kit

I was reminded today of a Past video from the Fire School Series by Keith Burgess a very good friend and fellow woodsman who makes great study of …

Your Home for all things paddlesports.

December 22, 2017<p>It is always good to know with an association like Paddle Canada that if you miss a meeting life does go on. I say this with …

Canada