Monthly Archives: February 2016

Winter Paddling’s Best Friend — Toaster Mitts

NRS Toaster mitts are not a new product. In fact, they have been around for a long time and are now listed as an NRS closeout, but they are new to me. I’ve been paddling with Toaster Mitts since November … Continue reading

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Kayaking is Safe — Only if you make it that way

For most people kayaking is a relaxing and relatively safe sport. However, as can be seen in several recent news stories, kayaking can also be dangerous — and even deadly. One of these news stories recounts a January 9th kayaking … Continue reading

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