Still learning what’s the best way to get in and out of a canoe or kayak? Watch this great video from expertvillage, as they discuss best methods for getting in and out of a canoe.
Canoes, kayaks, and stand-up paddleboards were involved in 20% of all boating casualties last year (U.S. Coast Guard 2013 Recreational Boating Statistics). The ACA partnered with Anzovin Studio to create a video aimed at empowering kayakers and canoeists to take responsibility for their safety on the water.
Paddling tips can help even the earliest beginners paddle like pros. Watch this great video from PaddleTV in which they discuss the top 5 river canoeing tips to help make you a better paddler — or at least save you from having to learn important lessons the hard way.
Don’t leave your best friend at home the next time you go canoeing. Denny and Suwanee, from Old Town Canoe Kayak, give us some great tips on how to safely canoe with your dog.
Tying a canoe to the top of your car for a weekend at the lake is much easier than you might think. Here’s a great video from GuideYourOutdoors demonstrating a great way to tie your canoe down to a car roof, safely and easily. Remember, don’t always trust a buckle 100%, always add another backup knot, just […]
Flipping over your canoe can be dangerous and ruin any day out on the lake. Learn how Mike Mills, the Buffalo Outdoor Center‘s founder and a veteran canoeist, keeps his boat upright with some simple and extremely helpful skills.
Choosing the right canoe is important for any adventure at the lake. Comparing length, width, and hull shape, this video from PaddleTV is a must-watch before heading out and purchasing a new canoe.