Paddling.net News and Features http://www.paddling.net/ http://www.paddling.net/Images/newLogo2.gif Paddling.net News and Features http://www.paddling.net/ en-us Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Latest news and features from Paddling.net Honey in the Backcountry http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7830&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7830&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/honey.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>When it comes to sweetening food, Tamia often turns to honey, a ready fuel and a hardy traveler that can be used to make almost any good meal a little bit better. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7830&rss=1 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Whirlpool Swallows Kayak! http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7829&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7829&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/whirlpool1020.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Watch this slow-motion video of a kayaker getting completely sucked into a massive whirlpool on the Ottawa River. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7829&rss=1 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:00:00 -0400 From the Archives: Value of Guided Kayaking Trips http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7826&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7826&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/md_0518news.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Wayne Horodowich relates a personal experience which changed his opinion on the value of paying the extra money to take a guided kayaking tour http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7826&rss=1 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:30:00 -0400 Gear Spotlight: Kayak Kaboose trailer by Kayak-Kayak http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7823&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7823&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/kaboose1020.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>The Kayak Kaboose is the complete paddlesports transport solution made of welded, galvanized, heavy gauge steel frame for durability and longevity. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7823&rss=1 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Tips to Hunt and Haul Bucks by Canoe http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7828&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7828&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1020news.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Here's an article from 'Field & Stream' to tell you what you need to know to pull off a successful wilderness float hunt. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7828&rss=1 Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:00:00 -0400 Kind kayak donation keeps teacher paddling http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7824&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7824&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1018news2.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Kim Craig was diagnosed with a secondary melanoma, leaving her without the strength needed for her weekly kayak trip. With a kind donation of a tandem kayak the tradition continues. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7824&rss=1 Sat, 18 Oct 2014 09:30:00 -0400 New Paddling.net Sweepstakes! http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7825&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7825&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/sweepstakes1017.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Make sure to enter the new sweepstakes from Paddling.net which features three great boats: a NEXT canoe (paddle included) from Old Town Canoe, a Cruiser 12 Angler from Jackson Kayak, and a Sound 120xe kayak from Elie. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7825&rss=1 Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:00:00 -0400 Feature Kayak - Pinguino 145-4PD (kit) by Pygmy Boats Inc. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7821&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7821&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/kayak101714.gif" align="left" border="0"></A><A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7821"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/kayak101714.gif" BORDER="0"></A> http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7821&rss=1 Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:13:00 -0400 Nature's Canoe Magnet? http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7820&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7820&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/canoeMagnetVid.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Watch a series of funny canoe accidents that happen with the same lone rock all within just 6 minutes of each other... http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7820&rss=1 Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:00:00 -0400 Feature Trip: The Berry Islands (Bahamas) http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7815&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7815&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1017trip.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Treat yourself to a mothership experience aboard Mirage as you paddle the spectacular Berry Islands of the Bahamas. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7815&rss=1 Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Kayak Fishing Basics: Speed Matters! http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7817&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7817&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/KayakSpeedVid1.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>This video looks at the advantages of speed in an angling kayak and the trade off between speed and stability, plus it addresses proper paddling technique for peak performance. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7817&rss=1 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:30:00 -0400 Product Review: Quiteco 17 canoe by Souris River http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7818&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7818&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/Review1012.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>After a year of research I settled on a Q17. I have paddled the canoe for the last five years and must say that I am very happy I took the time to research the market before I bought. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7818&rss=1 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:30:00 -0400 100 canoes and counting... all by hand http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7819&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7819&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1016news3.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Rick Nash actually had to extend the length of his workshop by a few feet in order to accommodate the 34-foot birch bark canoe he's building for Ottawa's Museum of Natural History. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7819&rss=1 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Justine Curgenven Canoes the Mountain River (NWT) http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7816&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7816&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/JustineNWTvid.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Watch this short video by Justine Curgenven as she paddles on an exciting 2-week wilderness canoe trip down the Mountain River in Canada's Northwest Territories. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7816&rss=1 Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:57:00 -0400 New Product: Oar Board fit-on-top Rower by Whitehall http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7814&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7814&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/oarboard1015.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>SUPs become hot single or double position sculling boats with this amazing new accessory. Just strap it on in under 5 minutes and go! http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7814&rss=1 Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:30:00 -0400 Trip Report: Mosquito Lagoon (FL) http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7813&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7813&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/1015trip2.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>This was a 4 day, 3 night camping trip with sea kayaks... We camped on 3 separate islands and paddled about a total of 25 miles round trip. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7813&rss=1 Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Shark Attacks Inflatable Kayak in Australia http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7812&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7812&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/sm_shark1014.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>Two men have described the frightening moment a shark attacked their inflatable kayak, knocking them into the water in Western Australia. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7812&rss=1 Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:00:00 -0400 Feature Canoe - S-12 by SOAR Inflatables http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7810&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7810&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/canoe011810.gif" align="left" border="0"></A><A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7810"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/canoe011810.gif" BORDER="0"></A> http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7810&rss=1 Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:11:00 -0400 Store Feature: Canoe. Relax. Repeat T-shirt http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7811&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7811&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/0417shirt.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>A simple design for a simply relaxing time; a white canoe silhouette with the triplet of words, printed on a 100% cotton t-shirt with a blank back. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7811&rss=1 Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:00:00 -0400 Camping Cookware http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7808&rss=1 <A HREF="http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7808&amp;rss=1"><IMG SRC="http://www.paddling.net/feedImages/skillets.jpg" align="left" border="0"></A>This article looks at the Iron-Age relic pans in comparison to the new, high-tech material pans for camp cooking as paddlers reveal the secrets of their Kitchen Packs. http://www.paddling.net/goFeed.html?aid=7808&rss=1 Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400