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Gear Preview: Level Six Chilko

Long before I could afford a drysuit, I saved up for a quality paddling jacket. Today, descendants of this jacket continue to be staples in my…

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Gear Preview: Columbia Sportswear's OutDry Extreme Platinum Tech Shell

The yellow rain slicker reimagined and re-engineered, the shiny rubbery face of Columbia Sportswear’s new OutDry Extreme Platinum Tech Shell hints at the downpour-proof dryness…

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Gear Preview: Patagonia’s Classic Retro-X Vest

When your core is warm, it increases blood flow to your extremities. Cold hands and feet? Zip into a fleece vest like Patagonia’s Classic Retro-X…

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Gear Preview: Outdoor Research’s Floodlight Jacket

Is a down puffy overkill for après paddling? Heck no, but many paddlers shy away from feathers since damp down quickly loses its insulating loft.…

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Gear Preview: Kokatat's Radius Drysuit

Expanding on their groundbreaking SwitchZip drysuit technology released last year, Kokatat debuted three new pieces for spring 2016, including a lightweight paddling suit, anorak and…

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Gear Preview: Kokatat Passage Anorak

For over 40 years, Kokatat has produced premium paddling gear made in Arcata, California, and respected and worn the world over. The new Passage Anorak…

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Gear Preview: Outdoor Research Olympia Rain Hat

If you want the deluge-deflecting protection of a sou’wester, but the style sense of Sinatra, look no further than this eye-catching rain hat. Headwear enthusiasts…

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Gear Preview: Level Six Neo Wave SUP Jacket

Perfect for cool, early autumn paddles or relaxing on shore, this unconventional hoody offers wind-stopping thermal insulation as well as water-repellency and UPF 50+ sun…

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Gear Preview: Fjällräven Keb Trousers

Treated with Fjällräven’s Greenland wax—an ecologically friendly mix of beeswax and paraffin— these durable, organic cotton/polyamide trousers are naturally water and wind resistant. The company…

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Gear Preview: Fjällräven High Coast Wind Anorak

Pronunciation remains a problem, but Fjällräven is becoming increasingly well known in North America for functional and durable outdoor clothing and equipment. Founded in Sweden…

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Gear Preview: Astral Hiyak Shoes

When it comes to footwear, I avoid neoprene like the plague. Feet are guaranteed to get wet, and soggy neoprene stays that way for days…

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Gear Preview: Sperry Point Breeze Sport

The glamorous look of this modified Mary Jane belies its outdoor-ready engineering. Mesh uppers, soft nylon lining and removable insoles promote ultra-fast drying, while the…

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Gear Preview: Smartwool PhD Outdoor Light Mid Crew Socks

Frigid piggies are the bane of shoulder season paddling. These lightly cushioned merino socks provide warm, above-the-ankle coverage and strategic mesh vent zones to prevent…

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Gear Preview: Chaco OutCross Evo 2

The stretch collar and bungee lacing system of the OutCross Evo 2 make it super easy to slip on and off, yet snug up tightly…

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Gear Preview: Chota Quicklace Mukluk

Chota has one foot planted in Northeast lake country and the other wading Tennessee trout streams. This neoprene knee-high’s robust rubber sole, toe and heel…

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