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…

Kayak Types: Differences and Best Uses Explained

Long or short, narrow or wide, hard-shelled or inflatable— you can find kayaks in all shapes, sizes, and materials. Though they all get you where you need to go on the water, some are designed for specific scenarios. We’re here to break down the main kayak types to help you determine which is best for…

6 Oru Kayak Accessories I Really, Really Want

I’ve had my Oru kayak for about a year, and we’ve gotten to know each other pretty well by now. My Oru Beach LT stays perfectly folded in the trunk of my SUV so that I can be ready to paddle anytime, anywhere. I can have that yak unfolded and in the water in about…

Kayaking 101: What Newbies Need to Know Before Getting on the Water

If you’ve never been kayaking before, you’re in for a treat. This article takes a look at the most important beginning kayaking tips every first-timer needs to know. The modern sport of kayaking has been around for decades and continues to grow in popularity. No matter your age or gender orientation, spending time in a kayak is…