Pros and Cons of Inflatable Kayaks

Posted by Ashley Atkinson-Leon on 1st Mar 2018

Now that you’ve learned the basics of kayaking and decided to make this fun outdoor activity part of your life, you’re thinking of buying your own kayak. If you don’t have access to a basement or garage (as many urban dwellers don’t), an inflatable kayak might be the right option for you. See our pros and cons below. (This is based primarily on our experiences with the Sea Eagle, but these points generally apply to most inflatable k...
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Adventures on the Orcas Islands (Part 2)

Posted by Logan Havens on 30th Jul 2015

This is part 2 of Logan Haven's journey to the San Juan Islands. See part 1 here!As we neared our second camp, the tides began to change from high to low. The currents stopped working against us and we flowed towards our campsite. The waves swelled up and down.As we approached camp the waves had not subsided. The other kayak pulled up to the steep shore. The front of the kayak rose high up onto the bank and a strong wave pushed me towards th...
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Adventures on the Orcas Islands

Posted by Logan Havens on 24th Jun 2015

I spent my youth in the orange sand deserts in southern Utah. The land feels ancient and mystical as if there are untold stories thousands of years old within every shrub, grain of sand, and rock. It pulses with life in the colors of browns deep as the earth, reds as rich as life, meek and muted greens, and a sky as blue and endless as any ocean. In an attempt to get the farthest from familiar, a friend and I took a long weekend up to t...
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