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Gear Review: Aqua Bound Edge Whitewater Paddle

12 May

Jim Gallagher, far north paddler, goes in-depth on the Aqua Bound Edge Canoe Paddle – it’s specifically designed for challenging situations, the paddle breaks down into sections for easy packing – a big plus for fly-in canoe trips. From performance in whitewater to packing for an arctic canoe trip…

Top Gifts for Paddlers and Canoeists

24 Nov

Be the star gift-giver this year with our favorite presents for paddlers, from little stocking stuffers to big splurges…

New Gear Review: BioLite Woodburning Camp Stove

17 Aug

Its small enough to fit in a canoe pack, burns twigs rather than gas, and might be the best thing for paddlers since yoke pads…

Submit a Photo and Enter to Win a Shaw & Tenney Canoe Paddle

6 Aug

Hurry! This contest ends soon – submit a photo of your paddling fun to Shaw & Tenney and enter to win one of their wonderful paddles (or oars, or a gift certificate…) More >

Canoeing Gear Tips: What’s a Food Barrel?

24 May

What’s a Food Barrel you say? And why use one instead of a food pack? Check out this quick video – Brad Jennings from ExploretheBackcountry talks about the benefits of taking a food barrel on your next wilderness canoe trip. Its a great solution if you’re planning to bring fresh food along with your freeze-dried […]

See You at Canoecopia 2013

6 Mar

  It’s time to Rendezvous again in Madison for Canoecopia 2013 The world’s largest canoe, kayak, and outdoor expo! March 8-10, 2013 Alliant Energy Center – 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way Madison, WI 53713 Find the Booth (B6) at the Expo for a few fun things to do: Get Inspired for your summer adventures […]

Get Ready for the Midwest Mountaineering Outdoor Adventure Expo!

9 Apr

Get Ready for the Midwest Mountaineering Outdoor Adventure Expo!

  Midwest Mountaineering’s Outdoor Adventure Expo is practically an annual rite of passage–the surest sign of spring in the Twin Cities and, with this year’s unseasonably warm temps, an unofficial start to summer.

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16 Jun

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