Reflections of a River Runner Kevin Callan explains some differences between canoeing a river and canoeing a chain of lakes in this article. Turning Your Kayak Quickly Mike Aronoff looks at edging and using the kayak sweep stroke in this video to assist you in turning your kayak quickly.
There is simply nothing that can't be done in the SOAR 14. It's an exciting tandem whitewater playboat and nimble for a solo paddler. You can load it with gear for both solo or tandem wilderness trips. It tracks great on flatwater, and is a lot of fun in coastal waters.