Finding Time: A wild and empty journey to the Arctic Ocean – Three paddlers venture beyond the Brooks Range through America’s largest single tract of public land: Northwest Alaska’s National Petroleum Reserve

Three paddlers venture beyond the Brooks Range through America’s largest single tract of public land: Northwest Alaska’s National Petroleum Reserve, experiencing the enduring landscape drained by the Kokolik River in the context of a rapidly changing arctic region.

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The Incident at Burro Creek – An Arizona kayaker recounts a close call with an armed landowner

I was drifting; gazing at a cliffside spring, listening to the soothing sound of a riffle. CRACK! The calm was shattered by the sharp deafening peal of nearby gunfire. Pat, one of my three companions kayaking upstream, gave a holler that almost had a celebratory tone to it–woohooo–but clearly it was a communication to whomever

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Journey to Chiribiquete, Sistine Chapel of the Amazon – Thousands of years ago, indigenous people painted mythic stories on the stone escarpments of Chiribiquete, deep in the Colombian Amazon. In November 2017 four adventurers, three Poles and an Irishman, set out to fathom its mysteries.

Thousands of years ago, indigenous people painted mythic stories on the stone escarpments of Chiribiquete, deep in the Colombian Amazon. In November 2017 four adventurers, three Poles and an Irishman, set out to fathom its mysteries.

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Milk River Majesty – A father and son discover that paddling in southern Alberta is full of surprises

Paddling southern Alberta’s empty borderlands, with friendly Class II-III whitewater, scenic canyons, and abundant wildlife, a father and son discover that one of the best canoe trips in the province is in the prairies rather than the Rocky Mountains.

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Making the (5,000) Miles Count – Sea kayaker Rich Brand discusses his 2017 Captured Heartbeats expedition on the ‘Great Loop’ around eastern North America

Checking in with sea kayaker Rich Brand on his journey to paddle the 5,000-mile Great Loop around the eastern half of North America.

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