• 2016 Dagger Axiom 9.0 Review – By Atom Crawford
  • Badfish Stand Up Paddle Hole Shot Review By Brittany Parker
  • Top 5 Colorado Boating Towns
  • TOP 5 RIVERS TO HIT IF YOU’RE ON A COLORADO WHITEWATER ROAD TRIP
  • 8 Holiday Gifts For The Whitewater Kayaker In Your Life
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2016 Dagger Axiom 9.0 Review – By Atom Crawford

February 4, 2016
Dagger Axiom 9.0 Review – Bigger, Better, Bolder… Back in the mid-late 90’s the Dagger RPM was everywhere. Every river was swarming with them. It was such a fun boat to stern squirt, surf, cartwheel (yup, I learned to cartwheel in a RPM), and run rivers in it as well – fun, fast and responsive…. View Article
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Badfish Stand Up Paddle Hole Shot Review By Brittany Parker

February 3, 2016
Badfish Stand Up Paddle Hole Shot My favorite part of stand up paddle boarding (with an inflatable) is how versatile the boards are. You can take them anywhere and everywhere – like Japan. That’s why having an all around inflatable stand up paddle board (such as the Badfish Stand Up Paddle Hole Shot) is essential… View Article
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First Look: 2016 Astral Green Jacket

January 28, 2016
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2016 ASTRAL GREEN JACKET Over the course of the last few years, the Astral Green Jacket has established itself as a top-notch rescue PFD. Worn by everyone from the world’s top paddlers to rescue professionals to weekend warriors, the Green Jacket is a staple on the river. After the first major redesign around 2012, the… View Article
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Top 5 Colorado Boating Towns

January 12, 2016
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Colorado is a state known for its plethora of adventure opportunities. The Rocky Mountains provide the state’s residents with prime opportunities to access some of the country’s best mountains, rivers and deserts. The boating season in Colorado may be short, but when it’s good, it’s great. Beautiful blue skies, views that extend for miles, mountains… View Article

A Little Stoke for Your Afternoon

December 8, 2015
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Substantial Media House, the premier distributor of kayaking porn, recently released the first episode of a series covering their 2015 summer, spent in Norway. Norway is known for its beautiful scenery and numerous slides, and the first episode in the series does not disappoint. Like most other boaters, I am stoked for the release of… View Article
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Gauley Fest: I Think We Did it Right

December 2, 2015
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For those of us who live in places without year round paddling, September generally marks the end of the paddling season. Here in Colorado, the water slowly starts to dry up and kayakers are left with a tough decision. “Do I head south and chase whitewater or stay here, prep for ski season and chase… View Article
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TOP 5 RIVERS TO HIT IF YOU’RE ON A COLORADO WHITEWATER ROAD TRIP

November 16, 2015
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1. Vallecito Creek (Class V-V+, near Durango) In my few years of kayaking in Colorado, there is not a better run in the state. Vallecito has it all. It is a beautiful, remote, wilderness gorge, complete with a 1 mile hike in, a 17 footer, beautiful geology and water as blue as the sky. The… View Article
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The Old School Revolution and Why You Should Be a Part of It

November 12, 2015
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Hop on your local Craigslist page one day and search the term “kayak.” After you weed through all the Walmart specials, decked out fishing boats, 14 foot long sea kayaks and Sit-on-tops, you’ll be left with those in the whitewater genre. Set the price limit low, I’m talking like $200 (here in Colorado, anyways) and… View Article
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8 Holiday Gifts For The Whitewater Kayaker In Your Life

November 9, 2015
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1. Sweet Rocker Half Cut Helmet ($219.00) The go-to helmet of many of the world’s top paddlers, the Sweet Rocker makes an excellent Christmas gift. By using a unique combination of carbon fiber and plastic, the Rocker is designed to take a hit over and over again, protecting your noggin each and every time. The… View Article
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GREEN RACE TIPS FOR THE MID PACK PADDLER

November 5, 2015
By Nelson Jones It’s the most wonderful time of the year; Green Race season is finally upon us! Those five minutes of pain, stoke, fear and joy are the best of the entire year. I cannot think of a better place to be at high noon on the first Saturday of November. It’s hard to… View Article