Kayaking Destination Bucket List

I have been extremely fortunate in that I’ve had the opportunity to kayak in some spectacular places already. From the beautiful, clear waters of Fiji, to the scenic coastline of New Zealand, to the bath-warm waters of the Cook Islands to each of the Hawaiian Islands. Each time I travel I make sure I get […]

Inflatable Kayak Rental Companies in the US

I am always on the lookout for companies that offer inflatable kayak rentals or adventure tours. These can be a great way for people to test them out, see how they feel and what they are like to paddle. Below are the companies that I am aware of at this time. I will add more […]

Kayaking in Lake Nicaragua

This is a guest post by Ben Slow. Ben lives and works on Ometepe Island in Nicaragua. He owns a guided expedition company that offers inflatable kayak tours, fishing expeditions and guided hiking tours. More information on Ometepe Island and Ben’s tours can be found at www.ometepe.info. Ometepe Island in Lake Nicaragua is comprised of […]

AIRE Kayak Kohala Ditch Adventures in Hawaii

This past winter I did a fair amount of traveling and was fortunate enough to spend six weeks on the Big Island of Hawaii. I had been to the Big Island before but only for a brief visit to Volcano Village. This time I got to know the whole island and really fell in love […]

Kayaking Gabriola Island

Recently I did a trip to Tofino, BC and on the way I stopped over at Gabriola Island for some rest and relaxation. Gabriola Island is one of the Gulf Islands along the West Coast of British Columbia. Gabriola is a small island with a population of only 5000. There is basically one main road […]

Nelson Camping Trip

I took advantage of this beautiful long weekend to go camping and kayaking in Nelson, BC with my friend Lisa and her dog Ellie. Nelson is located in the Selkirk Mountains on the West Arm of Kootenay Lake in the Southern Interior of BC. Nelson is a real “hippie” town complete with many old and […]

Father’s Day Kayaking Trip

This past father’s day my brother Robin and my Dad came up from Vancouver to stay with me for the weekend and Robin and I took my Dad on his first ever kayaking trip. He was a natural and it was a ton of fun. I brought my Sea Eagle FastTrack with me and the […]

6 Beautiful Lakes in the World for Kayaking

I recently read on article on the Yahoo Travel site that talked about the twelve most beautiful lakes in the world. Although all twelve were stunning, they were not all accessible by kayak. Below are 6 of the most beautiful lakes from their list that are accessible by kayak and which according to ‘Yahoo! Travel’ […]

Kayaking Kalamalka Lake in my FastTrack

I had the very enjoyable experience yesterday of kayaking down Kalamalka Lake in my new Sea Eagle FastTrack. Kalamalka Lake or Kal Lake for short is just over 21 km in length and is found about 4 km south of Vernon in the Central Okanagan in BC. What makes Kal Lake special is the colors. This […]

Kayaking Lake Chelan with the Ogopogo

I spent a few days with my mom last week in Chelan, Washington with my inflatable kayak. For those of you who are not familiar with the area, Chelan is a small town of close to 4000 people in the Cascade Mountains in Washington bordering on a gorgeous 50 mile lake called Lake Chelan. Before […]