Boats and Boards

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Best Touring Kayak – Top-Rated Long-Distance Kayaks For 2021

If your idea of fun involves long-distance paddling, exploring new locations, and a paddling route that can take several days to “complete,” then yes, it’s time to treat yourself to the best touring kayak. You want something efficient, swift, and agile – a kayak that allows you to cover large … Read more

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The Best Inflatable Kayak of 2021: Top 12 Tough and Portable Kayaks

Inflatable kayaks took the market by storm thanks to their compact and portable designs.  I’m not talking about large pool floats here. I’m talking real, durable, functional kayaks that you can inflate and deflate whenever you want! While they were once considered odd – and often ridiculed – novelties, in … Read more

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Best Pedal Kayak – Top 11 Picks For Paddle-Free Kayaking

Why paddle when you can pedal?  I’m more of a paddle guy myself, but I’m also the first one to admit that pedaling has its charms.  Let’s face it:  No matter how much you enjoy kayaking, sooner or later, you’ll get tired of swinging the paddle. Muscle fatigue, often targeting … Read more

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Best Kayak For Kids – Top 8 ‘Yaks For Your Little One

You’re here, which already tells me two things:  One, your kids fell in love with kayaking as much as you did. And two, they might be ready to upgrade from your family-friendly tandem to their very own kids kayak.  You want them to have a blast paddling solo for the … Read more