Scoring on Used Inflatable Boats and Kayaks

I was browsing the NRS website clearance rack this morning procrastinating instead of doing my work when I noticed something I had not seen before. They had a section called ‘Used Rafts and Boats’. If this section had been there before I never noticed it and I suspect that it is quite new. I know […]

Planning an Overnight Inflatable Kayaking Trip

If you would like to take your inflatable kayaking experience to another level, an overnight trip can be a great adventure. Overnight kayaking or canoeing trips can be a lot of fun with family and friends and you will likely come back with some amazing memories and stories to tell. However it is extremely important […]

5 Main Advantages of Kayak Fishing

People are looking for more affordable and convenient ways to get out on the water and fish. Using a kayak is one of the most popular ways to do that and kayak fishing is quickly becoming a hot trend. Traditionally people have fished in a kayak or canoe for years and in many parts of […]

Inflatable Canoeing Basics

Some people prefer an inflatable canoe to an inflatable kayak and for certain activities such as expeditions and fishing they offer some great advantages and are a versatile way to get around on the water. I have personally always been better at paddling a kayak but if you learn the basics, canoeing can be a […]

Things to Consider for Cold Water Paddling

When the weather turns cold there is more to think about when you head down to the water. Below are important things to consider and questions to ask yourself to make sure you are prepared for cold weather paddling. Things to Consider What do you need to consider when kayaking in cold water and cold […]

Sit-On-Top Inflatable Kayak Pros and Cons

Inflatable as well as fibreglass sit-on-top kayaks have been popular for years. A sit-on-top has a similar hull shape to a regular kayak but instead of sitting inside the kayak, you sit up higher in a slightly sunken depression on top. Below are some of the advantages and disadvantages of paddling a sit-on-top inflatable kayak. […]

Paddling with an Inflatable Kayak Newbie

I was out kayaking the other day with my friend and drumming teacher Trevor. He had never paddled an inflatable kayak before and was interested in trying it out. In the past he had spent summers enjoying the lake here on a motor boat but has since given up using motorized vehicles on the water. […]

Kayaking As an Eco Friendly Choice

Besides being a lot of fun and a good workout, kayaking is also an environmentally safe way to not only enjoy the water but also to travel on the water. With increased development, population and motorized vehicles on the water, many lakes and rivers have become very polluted.  A body of water does not simply stand still, […]

Steps to Take Before Buying an Inflatable Kayak

If you have an interest in purchasing an inflatable kayak but haven’t quite made your decision yet there are a few steps you can take in order to make sure you are making the right choice. Inflatable kayaks can vary greatly on all levels, including in price. Doing just a little bit of research will […]

Convenience of Traveling With an Inflatable Kayak

An inflatable kayak is convenient because you are able to store it in small spaces and easily transport it by car, RV, airplane, bus, or even by bicycle (depending on the model). The inflatable kayak is absolutley ideal for  traveling. Although it is possible to do road trips with a hard-shell kayak tied to the roof […]