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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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13 Best Camping Hammock with Mosquito Net

In Products and Gear by Jamie Wilkinson

The Best Camping Hammock with Mosquito Net Camping is awesome, mosquitos are not. There’s nothing worse than trying to get some sleep after a long day of paddling or hiking, just to be eaten alive. Because of this, I’ve put together a list of the …

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2018 Best Sit-In Kayak (Under $500!)

In Products and Gear by Jamie Wilkinson

What’s The Best Sit-In Kayak for $500 If you’re like me and you don’t like being on top, a sit-in kayak is probably for you.  This isn’t a list of the BEST kayak out there, it’s a list of the BEST sit-in kayak UNDER $500. …

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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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Kayaking for Beginners – How to Kayak

In Beginner Kayaking Tips, Kayaking by Jamie Wilkinson

Kayaking for Beginners If you are looking for a low impact, relaxing sport, kayaking is probably for you. Kayaking for beginners will guide you through picking a kayak, choosing the right gear, where to go, and what to do when you get there.  If you …