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IMMERSED IN MY SURROUNDINGS

Words by Ken Campbell and photos by Beau Gaughran It is a crisp afternoon at the beginning of fall. The trees are just starting to lose their leaves, to turn from shades of green to ...

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Sea Kayaking British Columbia’s Broughton Islands

Jason Learned went exploring the British Columbia's Broughton Islands this Summer via Sea Kayak.   This location just north of Vancouver Island is spectacular!    ...

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Gig Harbor Lighted Boat Parade

One of our favorite holiday traditions is paddling during the lighted boat parades. There are many to choose from here in the Pacific Northwest, this year we stayed close to home and attended the Gig Harbor Lighted Bo ...

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Blind Captain’s Journey

It all started with a little splash of salt water, sounds of the crushing waves, silky sand on my hands, and the feel of wind and sun on my skin. My first memories of the ocean were when I was about 3 years ol ...

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Winter Circumnavigation of Vancouver Island

Late last summer, I came up with a wild, ambitious idea: attempt a winter circumnavigation Vancouver Island. As far as I could tell, it had not been done before. While planning I had tracked down a couple people who h ...

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Limited Edition Lone Star - Camano and Shuna

Available February 27th Shuna Lone Star - Limited Edition: ...

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The Gales Storm Gathering-coming to Lake Superior this October.

The Gales Storm Gathering is one of the premiere rough water sea kayaking events in the US.  Taking place in October, on lake Superior, conditions never let paddlers and coaches down and it truly makes for an amazing learning experience.  It is an honor for ...

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Sea Kayak surfing SKOOKUMCHUCK NARROWS, WITH MATT ANGER.

The Skookumchuck Narrows or "Skook", as it's known to most boaters, seems to be even more beautiful and exhilarating everytime you see it. At peak flows, whitecaps and whirlpools form at the rapids even in calm weather. Each day, tide ...

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Lumpy Waters Sea Kayak Symposium.  October 7-9.  Pac NW’s premiere rough water symposium.

Werner Paddles is once again the proud sponsor of the "Lumpy Waters Sea Kayak Symposium."  Hosted by Alder Creek Kayak and Canoe, in beautiful Pacific City, OR, the event is the premiere rough water sea kayak symposium in the Pacific NW.& ...

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2016-Lumpy Waters Sea Kayak Symposium brings the excitement to the Pacific NW.

Coming to the the NW, Pacific City-Oregon to be exact, this October 7th through 9th is once again the "Lumpy Waters Sea Kayak Symposium," presented by Alder Creek Kayak and Canoe.  Lumpy is a three day celebration of sea kayaking! With coaching aimed at advanced beginners, early intermediates, and advanced level paddler ...

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A river lifestyle Adventure- British Columbia by freestyle kayak, mountain bike and long boat.

On a recent tour through British Columbia, Werner Paddle's athlete and Demshitz own Dave Fusilli and friends (including the love of his life Gina) found outdoor adventure of many sorts.  In true river lifestyle, watch this fun video as ...

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Photo of the Day.  Alaska kayaker paddles 300 days in 2015

Werner Paddles were part of an epic 2015 paddling mission and we are excited to say congrats to Alaska sea kayaker, Josh Good, who completed his New Year's resolution by paddling 300 days. ...

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