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How Long Does it Take to Kayak a Mile

In Beginner Kayaking Tips, Kayaking by Jamie Wilkinson

Kayaking a Mile – How Long? So you read through the checklist. You have your drop in and exit locations marked. You start telling friends and family when you’ll be back but you stop and think…. When will you be back? If your trip is …

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Health Benefits of Kayaking

In Beginner Kayaking Tips, Health and Fitness, Kayaking by Jamie Wilkinson

Health Benefits of Kayaking Aside from the gorgeous views and memorable times you’ll have, there are many positive physical and mental health benefits of kayaking that come with it. Being a low impact activity, kayaking is a great choice for people with bad knees or …

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7 Kayak Camping Survival Tips and Tricks

In Beginner Kayaking Tips, Camping Tips and DIY Guides by Jamie Wilkinson

Kayak Camping Survival Tips Kayak camping survival is no different than any other survival situation. All survival is dependant on our skills, abilities, and training. 7 survival tips just don’t seem like enough. I have quite a few books that I’ve read and collected over …

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Do Kayaks Tip Easily? (What to Do When You Capsize)

In Beginner Kayaking Tips, Kayaking by Jamie Wilkinson

Do Kayaks Tip Easily There are so many makes, models, and sizes of kayaks available, each with its own tipping point, that answering this question is impossible.  Some kayaks do tip easily compared to others.   With enough practice under your belt, you’ll be able …

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Where To Go Kayak Camping

In Beginner Kayaking Tips, Camping, Where to Go by Jamie Wilkinson

Where To Go Kayak Camping Rainy day on the river Wouldn’t it be nice to paddle right up to an island or shoreline along your favorite river, pitch your tent, or hang your hammock, then spend the rest of the night roasting marshmallows and singing …