There are three main categories of materials used for constructing kayaks: Polyethylene (plastic), Composite (blend of several ingredients), and Wood. Let’s take a closer look at what each does, the good traits about each and the bad traits as well. Types of Kayak Materials Polyethylene Polyethylene, also known as plastic,Read More →

Kayaking, as innocent as it can appear, makes use of many muscles. Unlike weight lifting, you are not isolating and targeting muscles. Although it appears emphasis is on the upper body and arm strength, we can be surprised to know the bottom half of the body is also contributing toRead More →

Great moments can be shared on tandem kayaks. We will review the best sit-on-top tandem kayaks on the market. Sit-on-top tandems come in different designs and features. Many have a spacious deck design for paddlers to sit comfortably on. We look at both recreational, inflatable, and angler fishing kayaks. HereRead More →

In short: It can absolutely be. For an hour of touring in open water, you may paddle 500 strokes. For the more serious paddlers, it can be more or less with an emphasis on distance per stroke. Depending on the type of water, you can be paddling to move onlyRead More →

Kayaking is not fun if we find ourselves sitting in an awfully uncomfortable seat.  Let’s take a look at the more comfortable upgrade options available on the market. An important reason to upgrade our kayak seat has to do with how frequently we find ourselves kayaking. When we do soRead More →

When we go fishing in a sit-in kayak, we want a boat that handles well and makes our fishing trip easier. Picking the right fishing kayak means picking one that can help carry fishing equipment, comfortable enough for long hours in the water, and can handle water conditions suitable forRead More →

There are a few essentials you should be wearing on kayaking adventures. We want to stay safe while on the water, on land, and from the sun. Let’s take a look at what should be worn, and why they are important. What To Wear For Kayaking Here is a comprehensiveRead More →