Texas Kayaking Guide: Where to Kayak in the Lonestar State

Texas is a big state with a lot to offer, especially when it comes to the great outdoors. If you’re looking for the best parks to go kayaking, you’ve come to the right place. In this blog post, we’ll explore some of the best parks in Texas for kayakers of all skill levels. So, whether…

What to Wear Kayaking: An All-Seasons Guide

The great thing about kayaking is that it’s a year round recreational activity— that is if you dress right, of course. Many people hang their paddles up for the year when the first brisk cold front blows in, but that doesn’t have to be the case! With a little preparation, you can experience the seasons…

Kayak Camping: Everything You Need to Know Before Hitting the Water

Oreos and milk, spaghetti and meatballs, wine and cheese. Sometimes it really pays off to combine your two favorite things. Luckily, perfect pairings don’t have to stop in the kitchen and can extend to your outdoor adventures.  Enter kayak camping.  That’s right— kayaking and camping, all in one. If you’ve never heard of kayak camping…

What Muscles Does Kayaking Work?

Kayaking is a great workout for your whole body, and because you’re using your own body weight as resistance, it’s a great way to build muscle. Ever wonder what muscles kayaking works specifically? In this blog post, we’ll break down which muscles are used when you’re out on the water kayaking. Muscles worked from kayaking…

How to Paddle a Kayak: A Beginner’s Guide

Kayaking is a great way to enjoy the outdoors, whether you’re hitting the river for some whitewater fun or exploring a quiet lakeshore. But if you’re new to kayaking, it can be a little daunting. In this blog post, we’ll give you a few tips on how to paddle a kayak so you can hit…

The Health Benefits of Kayaking

Most people know that kayaking is a great way to get some exercise, but few realize just how many health benefits this low-impact sport can provide. Whether you’re looking to improve your cardiovascular health, strengthen your core, or just get out and enjoy some fresh air, kayaking is a great option. In this blog post,…

Are Inflatable Kayaks Any Good?

Last summer, I found myself in a predicament that many fellow kayakers find themselves in. I wanted to purchase my very own kayak, but I was very limited on storage space and didn’t really have a way to transport a full-sized kayak.  After doing some research and making some compromises, I came to an excellent…

Are Folding Kayaks Any Good?

Is the only thing holding you back from purchasing a kayak lack of storage or the means to transport a full-sized kayak? As it turns out, many kayakers are in the same boat (no pun intended). You may think that living in a small apartment or not having a roof rack on your car means…

Best Kayak Accessories: 2022 Edition

Whether you’re new to kayaking or a seasoned pro, there’s no denying it’s the perfect hobby or outdoor workout during current times (and will be long after!) As Fall approaches, it’s time to start looking ahead from this year to ‘yakking in 2022. Now that you’ve secured your kayak, let’s set you up with some…