Kayak Paddles 101

Kayak Paddles 101

When purchasing a kayak, it is important to understand that the kayak itself is only part of the purchase. One of the most important accessories you will need for kayaking is a paddle. All paddles are not created equal and not all paddles are built to do exactly the...
Are Nalgene Bottles Dishwasher Safe?

Are Nalgene Bottles Dishwasher Safe?

Nalgene water bottles have long been one of the top names in outdoor hydration. They’re super lightweight, durable, and most importantly, they don’t leak – which keeps your pack dry out on the trail. They’re an excellent product built for...
How to Hang A Hammock

How to Hang A Hammock

Step 1: Find some great trees! You’ll want to look for two very sturdy options about 12-15 feet apart. Step 2: Attach tree-safe straps around each tree at about eye level, or 6 feet up from the ground. (Tree-safe straps are typically a webbing strap that’s...
Tips For Storing Your Kayak in the Winter

Tips For Storing Your Kayak in the Winter

Unfortunately for paddlesport fans, we’re nearing the winter season. While winter has a lot of positive aspects, like skiing, sledding, and even curling up with a good book on a snowy day, it’s bad news for most of the kayakers out there who aren’t willing...