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Kayaking Newfoundland - Part 1 Kayaking Newfoundland - Part 1
Quaint villages, dramatic coastlines and heart stopping encounters with whales by sea kayak–just a taste of what Newfoundland and Labrador has to offer.
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Watersport Lover - We Found Your Paradise Watersport Lover - We Found Your Paradise
News by SSN Staff
Why I love the Sound: "I paddle for the amazing sunsets and spectacular sunrises that grace my outings. I paddle for that first wave, that first glide! I was hooked so hard that I went out paddle surfing for the next 30 days, until I could actually say that I was not a kook. I paddle for the great friendships that I enjoy during my paddling adventures"
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 Walled In | Kayak Film | Official Trailer Walled In | Kayak Film | Official Trailer
Walled In is a story about adventurers that go to an isolated place for a memorable kayaking experience! Click here for more about this film: http://goo.gl/ijMzhS
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World's Toughest Relay Race - Red Bull Dolomitenmann 2014 World's Toughest Relay Race - Red Bull Dolomitenmann 2014
Once again, the Dolomitenmann proved to be one of the gnarliest races on the planet. Featuring mountain running, paragliding, Kayaking, and MTB, this 4-person relay puts the most extreme endurance athletes to the test in the iconic Dolomites mountain range. Rocky terrain, shifty winds, big water, and a massively steep uphill run are just some of the extreme elements that competitors had to face.
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 Kayaking Around California's Channel Islands Kayaking Around California's Channel Islands
Sail to the islands and enjoy kayaking along spectacular coastal cliffs, giant sea caves, and abundant tidal pools in this adventure off the southern California coast
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Kayaking Self Rescue Kayaking Self Rescue
With our sport growing so fast, and so many people getting on the water now, I think a few of us are forgetting to practice self rescue.
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 Exploring Tahiti by Outrigger Canoe Exploring Tahiti by Outrigger Canoe
In this segment from the 'Facing Waves' TV series, we take part in Tahiti's national sport of outrigger canoeing with Tahiti Expeditions
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Albania - the hidden paradise of Eastern Europe Albania - the hidden paradise of Eastern Europe
News by Paddler Palm
Sandra Sebelin and a team of German and Austrian paddlers went on a whitewater trip to Albania, a country hardly known for its kayaking.
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Quebec First Impressions Quebec First Impressions
News by Adam Frey
Well it's been about a month I've lived in Shannon, a small town just outside Quebec City now, and after running out of food, clean clothes and having the garbage pile up enough I figure it's time to take a day off paddling to take care of some things and do some writing.
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Kayaking the Cheoah River  - North Carolina Kayaking the Cheoah River - North Carolina
Located near the remote western edge of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Cheoah River is one of the most challenging and physically-demanding whitewater rivers in the world. Unique in its features, white water rafting the Cheoah is the perfect challenge for our most adventurous guests.
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Awesome Kayaking Photo Gallery Awesome Kayaking Photo Gallery
Enjoy these beautiful kayaking images from all over the world
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Kayak Georgian Bay Islands National Park, Ontario Canada Kayak Georgian Bay Islands National Park, Ontario Canada
The more than 60 islands and islets in Georgian Bay Islands National Park occupy a corner of Lake Huron north of Toronto. Reached only by boat, with no commercial development, the islands comprise a paddling paradise for canoeists and kayakers.
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Kayaking The Waterfalls in Mexico Kayaking The Waterfalls in Mexico
Six pro kayakers strut their stuff in a short film, which takes place in the rainforests of southern Mexico. Plus information on Falls in Mexico for every Kayaker
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Kayaking Lake Superior Kayaking Lake Superior
Highlighting the Apostle Islands which is an archipelago of 22 islands located in Lake Superior off the Bayfield Peninsula. Twenty-one of these islands, and a 12-mile segment along the shore of Wisconsin’s north coast, is known as the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.
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Epic Whitewater Freestyle Kayaking on the White Nile, Africa with DJI Phantom Epic Whitewater Freestyle Kayaking on the White Nile, Africa with DJI Phantom
News by Nicholas Troutman
Nicholas Troutman sent us some some awesome video and we added a little travel info so you can experience what Nicholas did.
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Cops & Forests Cops & Forests
News by Sarah X
We thank Sarah for sending in this blog of her family being flown in to Kayak Bush Alaska and giving us a great feel for the culture of this area. Great Stuff...
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Feelfree Kayaks announces the Lure 13.5 Feelfree Kayaks announces the Lure 13.5
News by Product Release
Feelfree Kayaks officially announces their latest fishing kayak in the Lure line - the “Lure 13.5”. It includes many of the standout features of its smaller cousins, the “Lure 10” and “Lure 11.5”. These include the front insulated console/cooler with integrated cutting board, transducer recess and port, and molded-in cup holders.
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 Rhythm of the Hayes: Paddling Expedition to Hudson Bay Rhythm of the Hayes: Paddling Expedition to Hudson Bay
Two ecotourism and outdoor leadership students will embark on a remote route along the Hayes River from northern Lake Winnipeg through 610 kilometres of wilderness to arrive at their destination on the shores of Hudson Bay.
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Kayaking Boston's Inner Harbor Kayaking Boston's Inner Harbor
News by Trash Paddler - Al Suasco
I've long wanted to experience Boston's Inner Harbor and the gateway it provides to the Charles River. Early on this splendid first Sunday of summer I was joined by Adirondack Pirate paddlers Capt'n Dangerous and his wife Ellen in unlocking the mystery of bridges, locks, and lagoons.
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Kayaking Russia in the Summer Kayaking Russia in the Summer
News by Blogger Pete
I think everyone should visit Russia once. Just leave your preconceptions behind; it's nothing like what Western media shows.
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Ocean Kayak Big Game II Product Review Ocean Kayak Big Game II Product Review
News by Guest Blogger
Big Game II is an updated version of the Ocean Kayak Big Game, which was introduced several years back. The original concept of the boat was to offer a stable, seaworthy platform, with a substantial weight capacity, which also made it an ideal fishing kayak for larger paddlers and bigger prey.
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Chaco Sandal Product Review Chaco Sandal Product Review
At SSN we love these outdoor adventure style Sandals
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Team Boardworks and Badfish Invade the Go Pro Mountain Games! Team Boardworks and Badfish Invade the Go Pro Mountain Games!
News by Press Release
The Go Pro Mountain Games in Vail, CO, has become the premier mountain sports festival on the planet! Every summer, literally thousands of athletes and spectators invade the small ski town of Vail, CO and brave the elements high in the Rocky Mountains for a chance to battle it out for some serious cash and bragging rights against the best in the world!
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Our Honduras Eco-Adventure Our Honduras Eco-Adventure
As our plane bounced and shifted left to right, I closed my eyes, crossed my fingers and my kids laughed, as they always do when we fly. They love to be in the air, I love to be on the ground. So while clutching the arm rests, as I always do, I wonder........
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Grand Canyon Awesomness!! Grand Canyon Awesomness!!
News by Martina Wegman
I was extremely lucky to be invited by Shilo Gibson for a Grand Canyon trip! The trip was organized and leaded by Luc Strickland and included sixteen people, four rafts and four kayaks.
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Extreme Kayak Fishing Epic Tournament in the Bahamas Extreme Kayak Fishing Epic Tournament in the Bahamas
The Extreme Kayak / Paddle Board Fishing Tournament started two years ago and is expanding with a new tournament location in Freeport, Grand Bahama.
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Chile's best-kept Kayaking Secret Is a Small River that Packs a Huge Punch Chile's best-kept Kayaking Secret Is a Small River that Packs a Huge Punch
Imagine a perfect, sunny day in kayaking paradise. Now add snow-capped mountains and river water the color of Bombay Sapphire. It's not a dream, kids, its the Futaeleufú river in Chilean Patagonia.
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When kayaking isn't about Kayaking When kayaking isn't about Kayaking
News by Paddle California
PLUS: PaddleCalifornia: an exploration of the beauty and diversity of paddling in the state. This is a ten minute trailer for the feature length DVD which includes whitewater and sea kayaking.
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INCREDIBLE KAYAKING IN COLOMBIA INCREDIBLE KAYAKING IN COLOMBIA
News by Mark Hentze
When we first came to Colombia, we quickly realized the countries unlimited potential for whitewater! From little streams to huge rivers, in the desert or in the jungle, the variety is unequaled!
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 GoPro Mountain Games: June 5 - 8 2014 GoPro Mountain Games: June 5 - 8 2014
News by Press Release
The country’s largest celebration of mountain sport and lifestyle drawing more than 3,000 athletes and 53,000 spectators to Vail each year.
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Xtreme Collxtion: 4 Most Dangerous Places to Kayak in the World Xtreme Collxtion: 4 Most Dangerous Places to Kayak in the World
Extreme kayakers take on the world's most dangeous waterfalls and one heads into the ocean to confront epic waves
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How to Fish the Standing Brush for Large Mouth Bass How to Fish the Standing Brush for Large Mouth Bass
Get some good tips and have some fun with me as I show you how to fish heavy standing brush for large mouth bass.
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 Claonaig to Lochranza and back again Claonaig to Lochranza and back again
News by Pam
Lochranza is the most northernly sited of Arran's villages and is located in the north-western corner of the island.
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Lassoing the first iceberg of the season Lassoing the first iceberg of the season
News by Blogger Tony
Iceberg Finder reported two icebergs in the bottom of Conception Bay. Today Brian, Clyde, Dean, Hazen, Neville and I went in search of our first icebergs for the year. We drove to Lance Cove Pond and put in on the sweeping cobble beach.
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Kick-starting the season at the XXL Paddelfestival Kick-starting the season at the XXL Paddelfestival
News by seppi-strohmeier
After last year’s strong debut, expectations were high for the second edition of Germany’s biggest canoe and kayak demo event.
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First Accent First Accent
Chris Korbulic captures images of India from his recent expedition to Arunachal Pradesh in Northeast India to run the Siang and Siyom Rivers. “The motivation for the trip was to return to an old favorite of the big-water Siang River and to complete another first descent in Arunachal Pradesh on the Siyom River,” summarizes Korbulic. “Arunachal is a wonderland of rivers and first descents, still almost completely dam-free and pretty wild-feeling but still very welcoming. It may be our favorite place in the world to paddle.”
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As Summer approaches here is a little Camping Humor As Summer approaches here is a little Camping Humor
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Circumnavigation of Manhattan Circumnavigation of Manhattan
News by Kayaknut
When I first heard about the “Circ,” I wanted no part of it. Paddling 30 miles in one day around Manhattan sounded like a recipe for disaster.
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Your the one I follow - Kayaking Norway's Brandseth River Your the one I follow - Kayaking Norway's Brandseth River
News by Blogger Tyler Fox
Trust. It is the building foundation with which every paddling team should be built upon. Trusting that your team mates will make make smart decisions for themselves, you and the entire group makes for a much more enjoyable paddling experience.
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Best Kayaking  / Corsica Best Kayaking / Corsica
News by Kirstie Macmillan
I’ve seen many photographs and videos of Corsica since I started kayaking 4 years ago but never imagined that I’d actually get to go and experience the crystal waters and steep creeks of this stunning island
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Going Solo - Alone With The River Going Solo - Alone With The River
News by Mathew Wilkinson
For many years, I considered those who ventured out to rivers on their own to be reckless individuals with no regard for their own safety or well-being; however, I was recently offered a fresh perspective on solo boating
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Dylan Nichols Shares his wonderful kayaking Blog Dylan Nichols Shares his wonderful kayaking Blog
"Hey guys, thanks for taking the time to read my blog. I'm creating this to be able to keep people up to date on my travels through Costa Rica"
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 13 Best  River Trips 13 Best River Trips
News by Release Northwest Rafting Company
When guides banter around the campfire, conversation usually turns to the biggest, baddest river trips in the world. Although everyone has their favorites, the list of legendary rivers is almost always the same. Presented below is a list of those trips.
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Paddle not to 'make-time' but as to 'take-time  Peace River Florida Paddle not to 'make-time' but as to 'take-time Peace River Florida
News by Tom Haynie
The thought that one must encounter when paddling this river has to be the one that whomever, or however the name ‘Peace’ was ever attached – it was indeed the correct choice.
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Relax and enjoy the pleasures of kayaksailing….. Relax and enjoy the pleasures of kayaksailing…..
When you rest your paddle and start gliding through the wind, you will notice that an interesting thing happens. A sense of calmness will come over you . It’s a relaxed pleasurable sensation. One that gives you time to notice your environment, nature, the wind, and the way your boat slices through the water.
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2014 GoPro Mountain Games Coming soon.... 2014 GoPro Mountain Games Coming soon....
News by Press Release
The Vail Valley Foundation is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2014 GoPro Mountain Games, the country’s largest celebration of adventure sports, music and mountain lifestyle.
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 Benefit Kayak paddle to help support the Newburn Sea Cadets. Benefit Kayak paddle to help support the Newburn Sea Cadets.
Craig Stanger completed his epic trip from Kielder reservoir to the mouth of the Tyne by kayak.
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North Fork San Joaquin North Fork San Joaquin
News by Blogger Tyler Fox
“Looking back on the trip, and all the rapids we paddled, the unbelievable landscapes we were lucky enough to travel through, the amazing group of people on the water with us and the perfect water levels provided to us by Mother Nature, I would have to say this trip, the North Fork of the San Joaquin makes my ALL TIME TOP 5!”
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The Questions We Ask The Questions We Ask
In the spring of 2013, Canadian adventurer Bruce Kirkby crossed the Georgia Straight from Vancouver to Victoria on an inflatable standup paddleboard. In this award-winning short film, he contemplates the true meaning of adventure.
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Forget Phuket - Here are our top 10 things to do in and around Krabi Thailand Forget Phuket - Here are our top 10 things to do in and around Krabi Thailand
News by SSN
Grab the kayaking, climbing gear, swim suit and get going!
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Kayak Fishing in Panama - Have a Plan Kayak Fishing in Panama - Have a Plan
News by Guest Blogger
If there’s one Golden Rule for destination kayak fishing, it would be “”Have a Good Plan,” followed closely by “Be Flexible.” Lucky for us the recent KFM/Paddle Panama expedition proved again that sticking to these rules results in “Having Fun!”
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The Journey Begins - First Descent: Michoacan - Ep 1 The Journey Begins - First Descent: Michoacan - Ep 1
News by Press Release from Red Bull
Come back EVERY TUESDAY for new episodes!
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Russell and Graham Henry complete 4,000-mile sea kayak from Brazil to Florida Russell and Graham Henry complete 4,000-mile sea kayak from Brazil to Florida
News by Johnie Gall
When kayaking is in your blood, sometimes you just can’t help but go big—at least, that’s the case for Canadian brothers Russell and Graham Henry, who just wrapped up a 4,000-mile expedition paddling from South America across the Caribbean and to Florida on sea kayaks
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Kayaking the Bahamas - Not for the Faint of Heart Kayaking the Bahamas - Not for the Faint of Heart
News by Guest Blogger
Kayakers in the cays can jump directly out of their boats and begin fishing for the day’s catch. Photo by Ryan Bonneau. Don't Miss the Charming Exuma Pig Video
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Clothing for Cold-Water Paddling: How to Choose Clothing for Cold-Water Paddling: How to Choose
News by REI Product Review
In colder weather, or in cold-water environments where there is a chance of taking a swim, the need for immersion protection increases. This article discusses wetsuits, drysuits and your other clothing options for paddling in cold weather and cold water.
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Patagonian frontier—The Quetru Valley and Rio Pascua Patagonian frontier—The Quetru Valley and Rio Pascua
News by Funhog Blog
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Paddling Chile's lower Baker River Paddling Chile's lower Baker River
News by Funhog Blog
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Lee County Florida's Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail Lee County Florida's Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail
The Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail is a 190-mile marked canoe and kayak trail that meanders through the coastal waters and inland tributaries of Lee County, Florida.
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Kayaker gets trapped in waterfall, dramatic rescue caught on video Kayaker gets trapped in waterfall, dramatic rescue caught on video
Mark Hardingham is vertically pinned with water rushing over him; friends rush to his aid, make sure he's breathing and quickly dislodge him
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What will it take to be able to paddle in Yellowstone? What will it take to be able to paddle in Yellowstone?
How about an act of Congress
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Best Kayaking in 2013 Best Kayaking in 2013
Nata Dogg - "Adventures of a Weekend Warrior" shares his best water photo's from 2013
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Kayak Surfing: Seat-of-Your- Pants Excitement Kayak Surfing: Seat-of-Your- Pants Excitement
A wooden sign at a remote beach in Central California is carved with the words “dangerous surf.” That is why, on the first weekend in December each year, surf kayakers descend on Jalama Beach. In their tiny boats, they are hoping to ride big waves kicked up by winter storms
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Get Your Rods Out and Your Kayak Get Your Rods Out and Your Kayak
VIDEO - Kayak fisherman Dave Lamoureux (Fortitude Fishing) hooks up with a giant bluefin tuna that tows his kayak for 15 miles over 4 hours!
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Seduced by Panama Seduced by Panama
If there’s one Golden Rule for destination kayak fishing, it would be “”Have a Good Plan,” followed closely by “Be Flexible.” Lucky for us the recent KFM/Paddle Panama expedition proved again that sticking to these rules results in “Having Fun!”
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Get close to the critters with these destinations Get close to the critters with these destinations
News by SSN Staff
Top places for paddling with wildlife
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Arctic expedition designed to revive tradition of kayak building Arctic expedition designed to revive tradition of kayak building
Kayak adventurers to embark on 620-mile, two-month journey through Baffin Island in Nunavut, Canada, traveling in kayaks they build themselves
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 Wekiwa Springs should be your Florida destination Wekiwa Springs should be your Florida destination
The popular swimming hole also offers up alligator-infested kayaking adventures
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