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.
Having already circumnavigated lakes Michigan, Superior and Huron, Traci Lynn Martin closes within 250 miles of her goal to set a world record for distance paddled on a surfski in a single season.
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Words and photography by Morgan Mason The sparse desert landscape fills the horizon. Limestone canyon walls erupt 1,500 feet up from the banks of the meandering Rio Grande, the aquatic border between the United States and Mexico. Here in Big Bend National Park, 10 U.S. military veterans are soaking it in, spending time wisely. The