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The Journey of Two Decks, h a combined 268 days of serious use on the water and about km traveled. Tandem, Filmmaking, Decks, Evolution, Journey, Adventure, Day, Water, Blog

The Journey of Two Decks - An Evolution

Canoe Spray Decks, great fun, Frank Wolf Canadian filmmaker, adventurer, write. Northern Canoeing, Canoe Tripping, Kanu, Kanoe, Adventure, Tandem, solo

North Water designs and builds paddle sport products to promote safety, comfort and organization. Kayak Accessories, Coast Guard, Golf Bags, Paddle, Awesome Stuff, Kayaking, Popular, Check, Blog

2017 New & Upgraded Products!

NEW - Big 4-Bailer (10TB-97) Throw Bag, 2 L (2 qt) Bailing Bucket, and pealess Whistle in one great package. 50’ of 3/8” easy to handle, floating rope. This is a super-sized version of our popular 4-Bailer. It meets Coast Guard regulations for human-powered boats under 19'-8" or 6m. Easily clips to boat for secure and

TUNDRA = BUGS = CRAZY right? A Dan Clark and family Expedition. There is a lot more to the tundra than bugs, but few visit this northern wilderness. Dan Clark, Wilderness, Bugs, Into The Wild, Bicycle Crunches, Beetles

Together to the Tundra - A Dan Clark and Family Expedition

TUNDRA = BUGS = CRAZY right? A Dan Clark and family Expedition. There is a lot more to the tundra than bugs, but few visit this northern wilderness.

Learn how to set up rope and pulley mechanical advantage systems for whitewater & swiftwater rescue situations. View video & diagrams from Boreal River Rescue. Mechanical Advantage, View Video, Pulley, Kayaking, Magazine, River, Sea, Learning, Blog

Mechanical Advantage Systems & Z-Drag for Whitewater, Swiftwater & Technical Rope Rescue

Mechanical advantage rope and pulley systems to help students prepare for their Whitewater (Swiftwater) Rescue Technician Bridge or Recertification course wi...

Dan Clark and his family have gone on some canoe trips that others only dream about, and they do it with their two young children to boot. Canoeing, Kayaking, Dan Clark, Canoe Trip, Has Gone, Young Children, Natural Beauty, Trips, To Go

Together to the Tundra 2015 - Dan Clark

This past season, Dan Clark, his wife Alice Young Clark, and their two children Koby (8 years old) & Ava Fei (6 years old) along with friends, Bruce Bembridge & Marilyn Toulouse, traveled to the Tundra on a 55-day canoe circuit. The following is a sample of one of the more harrowing sections written by Dan Clar

Harnessing Around: 165 lbs. The North Water, Water Barrel, At Least, Blog, Water Cannon, Blogging

Harnessing Around: 165 lbs. Baby Carrier

Here at the North Water headquarters and factory, product testing Friday afternoon before the long weekend got a little witless. The good news is that we now know that our new 60 L Barrel Harness is rated to at least 165 lbs., and a flailing 165 lbs. to boot. Developed and tested with our friends at Canoe North Aventur

Paddling Algonquin Park and the Kesagami Algonquin Park, Canoe, Decks, Denmark, Photo Credit, Really Cool Stuff, Ontario, Switzerland, Backyard

Paddling Algonquin Park and the Kesagami

Photo Credit: Jim Baird and Tori Farquharson Petawawa Gorges: Cliffs near Natch Rapids We have sold Canoe Spray Decks into everywhere from China to Switzerland, but there is something really nice about seeing them in our own back yard. Jim Baird is an avid paddler, fisherman, and all around outdoors guy. One of his lat

Alan Schmidt, Dave Costello and Parker Meek unload their gear at Ptarmigan Lake from a float plane in the Tweedsmuir National Park, BC, Canada Float Plane, Canoe And Kayak, San Clemente, Young People, Outdoor Travel, Kayaking, Adventure Travel, National Parks, Photography

$10,000 Adventure Contest

CANOE & KAYAK ANNOUNCES $10,000 ADVENTURE CONTEST Partnership with Nexen Tire Encourages Paddlers to Live Their Dream Adventure SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., USA, May 11, 2015 – Canoe & Kayak magazine today announced the C&K Dream Your Adventure Contest Presented by Nexen Tire to encourage everyday people to embark

Gabrielle Zerla on Rafting Potomac and the Cheat Narrows Whitewater Rafting, Surface, Swimming, Adventure, Blog, Swim, Blogging, Fairy Tales, Adventure Nursery

Gabrielle Zerla on Rafting Potomac and the Cheat Narrows

Gabrielle Zerla is currently a Class III Whitewater Rafting Guide on the Shendandoah/Potomac and the Cheat Narrows. Recently, she had to swim down a portion of Class V Whitewater and wanted to tell us how thankful she was to have her North Water PFD. The Summer of 2014 is when I first became aware of North Water's awes

The New Face of North Water The North Water, Water Branding, Water Safety, New Face, 30 Years, Crisp, Website, Logo, News

The New Face of North Water

TA DAAA! New Logo. New Website. Crisp, clean and refreshed. After more than 30 years in business, we are very proud to share with you our new Logo and version of www.northwater.com. We decided it was time to refresh the North Water brand with a simple and elegant new design representative of the way we approach the des