Here you will find our collection of articles and guides explaining everything you need to know about kayaking.
Basic Kayaking Information
Whether it is carrying a kayak or simply getting into it, every person who has endeavored to paddle a kayak has found that some tasks are simply easier said than done. This section is designed to help you with those overlooked, yet essential, aspects of paddling a kayak.
- First Time Kayaking Beginner Guide
- What to Wear
- How to Carry a Kayak
- How to Exit a Kayak
- Strap a Kayak to a Roof Rack
Everyone knows that you need a paddle to go kayaking. But what else is needed? And not only what else is needed, but how do you pick out all of that equipment? These articles will help you on your way to your next kayak or kayak equipment purchase.
- How to Choose a Kayak
- The Essential Kayak Gear
- How to Choose a Kayak Paddle
- Buy a Kayaking PFD (yes, you need one!)
- Setting Up a Kayak Dry Bag
- How to Store Your Composite Kayak
- Kayak Helmets
- Full-Cut Kayak Helmet
- Wearing Your PFD
- How To Use a Paddle Float
Almost anyone can get in a kayak and paddle it around. It is only in advancing past those basic skills that one can truly enjoy the sport and all that kayaking has to offer. Kayaking is all about being one with the kayak and the freedom found in doing so just inches above the surface of the water. Begin to learn these skills to get just one step closer to this goal.