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Kayak Camping in California

In California by Jamie Wilkinson

Kayak Camping in the Golden State If you’re looking for a few options to spend your next trip, try kayak camping in California!  The options are endless and the scenery is amazing! Lower Colorado San Joaquin Sacramento River Emerald Bay Lower Colorado (Blythe, CA) Southern …

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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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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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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 …

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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 …

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2018 Best Sit on Top Kayak (Under $300!)

In Products and Gear by Jamie Wilkinson

Best Sit On Top Kayak For Under $300 If you thought you would never be able to afford your own kayak, think again.  Here are the Top 3 best sit on top kayaks for under $300!   Lifetime Lotus™ Kayak Lifetime Lotus Kayak The Lifetime …

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10 Tips for Kayak Camping With a Dog.

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

10 Tips for Kayak Camping With a Dog We all know the look.  The sad, helpless, doe-eyed stare from our most loyal of companions.  The look they give us when they just know we’re leaving them.  Whether it’s for 20 minutes or 2 days, they …

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Kayak Camping Checklist [Gear List]

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

Kayak Camping Checklist Just like in Scouts! So you’ve decided, today is the day you’re going to start planning the long-anticipated kayak camping trip.  That’s awesome!  Your kayak camping checklist should be one of the first steps in preparing your trip. Obviously, if you’ve ever …