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Kayak Pros Tell All - 13 Whitewater Freestyle Tricks They Were Most Proud Of Learning

I learned to handroll in 1973 or 1974. At that point, at least around the Chattooga, it was a rare enough stunt my friends would…

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Editorial: I Gave At The Office

There are things we do every business day that don’t directly add to our companies’ bottom lines. Things like shipping out swag to events too…

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The History Of Canvas

In 1885, James W. Woods began supplying canvas tents, sleeping bags and clothing to lumbermen working in the Ottawa Valley—home of Paddling Magazine. The Woods…

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Voyageur Island

Tucked between the dining room and the pantry, I’m sitting in the Voyageur Wilderness Programme map room with my feet on the coffee table enjoying…

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Editorial: Parental Guidance

One of my favorite things I get to do here at Canoeroots is prescreen the films entered in our Reel Paddling Film Festival. You’re probably…

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Editorial: Stop Thinking, Buy the Kayak

My friend, Larry, pined over the purchase of a new kayak for more than two years. We spoke about it every Wednesday evening. One night…

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Kids On The Water

I wouldn’t normally run this photograph. Why not? Let me count the reasons. For starters, my chicken line perimeter rope is too slack. It should…

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Boat Review: Silverbirch Covert 9.3

Last fall, Steve Childs, the designer and owner of Silverbirch Canoes, called and said he’d snuck the very first Covert into the country and asked…

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7 Items To Make Your River Running Life Even Better

1. KAYAK PRO COMPACT KAYAK ERGOMETER I don’t have Olympic dreams; I just don’t want to suck more than I did last season. As a…

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Review: The Bulldog By Composite Creations

Turns out, The Bulldog is the best boat I’d never paddled. I see Composite Creations owner, designer and builder Andy Phillips at shows and on…

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Editorial: The River Of Regret Flows Forever

The most common way youth are introduced to whitewater is by their families, usually their parents. Which makes sense, right? Mom and Dad love rivers…

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T-Formex Is Real

Since the 2013 announcement that plastics giant PolyOne would cease the production of Royalex, Esquif International has been on a quest to become a manufacturer…

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Editorial: The New Best Thing to Do

With so much focus these days on experiential learning, I sometimes feel to be a good parent I have to bombard my children with new…

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Editorial: Just Like It Always Was

At the dawn of the new millennium, whitewater was having an identity crisis. River running, in the face of ever-evolving freestyle, was becoming incredibly uncool.…

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Editorial: The Importance of Chores

Research from the National Center for Physical Development and Outdoor Play has shown that children who play outdoors regularly are happier, healthier and stronger. I’ve…

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