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The 2022 Buying Guide for Inflatable Kayaks – Our Experience Only!

Reading Time: 5 minutes Let’s take the plunge, shall we? No, not with our beloved kayak… But with our keyboard! I can assist you in deciding and selecting the inflatable kayak that will join you on all of your adventures for several years. My perspective includes not only that of an enthusiast but as a father of six daughters. … Read more

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Kayak Sail – Adding a Kayak Sail Kit for More Fun

Reading Time: 7 minutes Kayaking is thrilling since it is not a contained environment. It can be utilized for a variety of activities, including fishing, exploring, sports, and sail kayaking. Everyone who has kayaked understands that the wind is nearly constantly present. Is it just me or does it seem like we are always paddling INTO the wind on … Read more

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Top 5 Waterproof Speakers of 2021: Kayaking Accessories You Need

Reading Time: 4 minutes Portable waterproof speakers of 2021: the best options for every budget Having a high-quality waterproof bluetooth speaker allows you to listen to music while keeping safe at the pool, in the shower, or on outdoor adventures LIKE KAYAKING. While all speakers provide some level of water and weather resistance, the dedicated water and weather-resistant choices … Read more

Strainer Danger Kayakers Beware

Strainer Danger – Kayakers Beware!

Reading Time: 2 minutes They can pop up anywhere at anytime! My friend came upon one once. She was in part of a river scouted every morning by a livery crew. She was the first one headed out for the day. A huge Sycamore tree had fallen after the river was scouted. The water was only about three feet … Read more

Best Kayak Cleaners

Best Kayak Cleaner (Inside & Outside) 162 Comments

Reading Time: < 1 minutes What Does Everyone Clean the Inside and Outside of their Kayak with? This was the simple post that garnered over 162 comments on a very popular kayak forum. Here’s the short version of all the recommendations: Pressure washer at the car wash (wash the truck & kayaks, twofer one!) Warm water, Dawn dish soap and … Read more

Sit-On-tops Paddle in Winter

Sit-On-Tops, Can You Paddle in Autumn/Winter?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Heck ya! Bundle up good though. It is one of my favorite times to kayak! Kayaking can be enjoyed year-round in most locations. The only limitation that I can think of would be places where the water has frozen over. But most bodies of water are constantly moving. When you get moving water, it is … Read more

Kayak Fishing How to Prepare

Kayak Fishing, How to Prepare for Kayakfishing

Reading Time: 5 minutes There are many fishing past-times, both in the river and in the sea. Some are ancestral with thousands of years of tradition; others are provided by some passing fad or technological evolution, which makes fishing equipment better and easier to use. Fishing from a kayak, canoe, or small boat is an ancient fishing method that … Read more

Best Kayak Waterproof Speaker

Best Waterproof Speakers for Kayaks

Reading Time: 2 minutes At some point, every kayaker out there is going to think about bringing tunes on board. Are there any waterproof speakers that you can mount on your kayak so you can enjoy music while paddling? Yes! There are lots of different options when it comes to waterproof speakers for kayaks. To show you the variety, … Read more

Kayak Shoes - Favorites from Paddlers

Kayaking Shoes – Fave’s from Paddlers

Reading Time: 4 minutes Have you ever had a pair of kayak shoes fall apart in one or two kayak trips? Me too. Here’s the suggestions for Best Kayak Shoes derived from a popular Facebook kayaking group that has over 20,000 members. No particular order, just sharing what the experienced have to say. Keen Newport H2 Sandal Water Shoe … Read more

Outward Hound Granby Splash Dog Life Jacket

Why I Love the Outward Hound Granby Splash Dog Life Jacket for Kayaking

Reading Time: 4 minutes Outward Hound Granby Splash Dog Life Jacket Review.  I have been an avid kayaker for the better part of my life. To extol the benefits of this fantastic sport is something I do not shy away from. So it was not long that I decided to bring my canine pal on my adventures.   In the … Read more

Top 5 Things to Take when Kayaking with your Dog

Top 5 Things to Take when Kayaking with your Dog

Reading Time: 4 minutes Top 5 Things to Take when Kayaking with your Dog.  If you love your dog as much as I do mine, I am pretty sure that you love its company all the time. And what joy it is when you can take your canine friend while out for kayaking! The fun of kayaking is inevitably doubled with one … Read more

How to Choose a Kayak

How to Choose a Kayak? | Kayak-101

Reading Time: 7 minutes HOW TO CHOOSE A KAYAK? Looking for a different kind of water sport where you can be fit and enjoy yourself at the same time? Why not try kayaking? Kayaking is a watersport activity that involves using a double-sided oar and a small boat. It’s suitable for those who want to take a different kind … Read more

Can You Kayak While Pregnant

Can You Kayak While Pregnant? | Kayak-101.com

Reading Time: 5 minutes Can You Kayak While Pregnant?  At a glance, kayaking and pregnancy are on two ends of the spectrum. At the risk of sounding stereotypical, the former is a physically intensive activity. On the contrary! The latter is one of the most vulnerable and beautiful stages in a woman’s life.  If you are one of those … Read more

Do Alligators Attack Kayaks

Do Alligators Attack Kayaks? – (Why wouldn’t they?)

Reading Time: 4 minutes Do Alligators Attack Kayaks?  Yes, keep a minimum of 30 feet away from alligators Over the years, I have taken out my kayak for various outdoor activities such as fishing and bird watching. There were times when I would paddle through the marshes and swamps, only to find myself kayaking with alligators.  Nevertheless, I have never allowed the … Read more

what are the differences between kayaks and canoes

What’s the Difference Between a Kayak and a Canoe?

Reading Time: 4 minutes There is a HUGE difference between a kayak and a canoe. Yes, they can both float you down the river via paddling. But that’s about where the similarities stop. Let’s go over some differences. Differences between a kayak and a canoe. Weight Canoes are big and bulky. This makes it very difficult for a one-person … Read more