Paddling

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Kayaker’s Inspiration Gallery: New Zealand

Photographer Freya Fennwood traveled to New Zealand this past winter and captured some pretty rad shots. [Read More]

Photos: Running The Grand Canyon In John Wesley Powell Style

Bryan Smith touches river running's roots, floating replica boats for 21 beautiful days from Lee's Ferry. [Read More]

Building Paddling Skills In Sweden And Norway

Photos: Helen Wilson teaches courses—and gets wowed—on the Nordic coasts. [Read More]

Master The Art Of The Backcountry Tarp

How to set up a bomber shelter that'll keep you warm and dry—and your morale high. [Read More]

Video: Becoming Part Of Wilderness, Not Just Surviving In It

This beautiful footage of Kevin Callan's journey paddling a replica birchbark canoe will get you thinking. [Read More]

SUP the North Shore… of Mercer Island, Washington

Outdoor Research employee and SUP superstar Boe Zinter sings the praises of Seattle-area paddleboarding [Read More]

Ladies, Kayaking and Whisky. Need We Say More?

Helen Wilson stops by the Ladies Paddle Symposium and the Laphroaig distillery. [Read More]

Outdoor Research Employee Favorites: Our Favorite Hats

As the industry leader in outdoor hats, Outdoor Research has a hat for all activities and conditions. Here are some of our favs. [Read More]