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The Learning Curve: Ep. 1 Kayak Road Trips

The Learning Curve aims to share those little tricks that experienced boaters know but that the usual how-to books and videos dont tell you

Trip Planning

Gear Checklist – Rafting Apparel

Checklists for Camping, Rafting, Kayaking and Sea Kayaking.

Trip Planning

Gear Checklist – Whitewater Apparel

Checklists for Camping, Rafting, Kayaking and Sea Kayaking.

Trip Planning

Gear Checklist – Whitewater Gear

Checklists for Camping, Rafting, Kayaking and Sea Kayaking.

Trip Planning

Gear Checklists

Checklists for Camping, Rafting, Kayaking and Sea Kayaking.

Trip Planning

Boating Safety for Infants & Small Children

Tips on safely taking your kids boating.

Trip Planning, Safety

Clyde's Grand Canyon Blog

A weblog or blog from a Grand Canyon river trip.

Trip Planning

Kayak and Canoe Car Top Basics

The safe way to carry kayaks and canoes on top of your vehicle.

Trip Planning

Kayaking and Rafting Boat Launch Map

A map to hundreds of boating launch sites.

Trip Planning

Multiday Kayaking Trips

Tips for multiday kayak trips.

Trip Planning

Preparing for Cold-Season Boating

How to outfit yourself for cold water boating protection.

Trip Planning, Safety

River & Rapid Difficulty Ratings

Describing the Class I-VI and Class 1-10 Ratings

Trip Planning, Safety

The Fine Nine

Preparing yourself to prevent or recover from on-the-water emergencies.

Trip Planning, Safety

USGS WaterAlert Service

Service gives email or text message alerts on river flows.

Trip Planning

Winter Paddling at its Warmest

Team NRS kayaker Devon Barker-Hicks gives gear recommendations for staying warm while paddling in icy waters.

Trip Planning, Skills & Tips, Safety