All posts in category kayaking

Want To Start Kayaking – Beginning to Kayak?


Beginning to kayak, or if you’re thinking about how to start kayaking? What most newbie paddlers don’t know is there are many types of kayaks and the ease of paddling; ease of tipping over varies wildly depending on the model and type.

Pool Antics With Kayaks


Some crazy antics in the pool with kayaks.

Winter Cold With Exercise Scam


In the warmer weather I kayak several times a week and bike as often as I can. The dogs get long dog walks with the next lake over as the destination for midpoint watering, there are roller blade tails nearby at Hudson Mills Metro Park for a Saturday or Sunday morning skate.

The Recession Is Over!


Holidays over and 2011 is going to be a busy year.

Huron River Frozen Paddle 12/28/10


A kayak trip down the frozen Huron River in December. Temperatures had been very cold in Southeast Michigan prior to the paddle, so there was a concern about the river being open where we needed it to be.

Exteme Kayaking Or Is It A New Sport?


This is what happens when Kayakers spend too much time in the Pub thinking up new ways to kayak.

Kayak Entry and Exit From Shore


Enter and Exit a Kayak from shore without getting wet. This is useful for cold weather paddling.

Kayak Roll In December


Learning how to roll

Kayak Entry and Exit


Tips on getting into and out of your Kayak from a dock or poolside during winter training. Proper seat position.

How To Kayak


With the weather colder, days shorter in December in Southeast Michigan I have not been able to make my own videos lately, so I found a good collection of “How To Kayak” videos on YouTube.com most being made by REI.com,  the links are at the end of this post, just click on them to open […]