Paddling Beyond Portland – A Journey From City to Coast

An Oregon kayak guide explores beyond the city limits, tracing the Willamette River to the terminus of the Columbia, paddling from Portland to Astoria.

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Paddles and Planks on the Inside Passage – A 47-day adventure to kayak 500 miles of the Inside Passage, plus ski the surrounding peaks

A 47-day adventure to not only kayak 500 miles of the Inside Passage, but ski the surrounding peaks

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Drake Would Go: Sea Kayaking California’s North Coast – A sea kayaking adventure from Tomales Bay to Point Reyes, Calif.

Photos and story by Chuck Graham The incessant roar from Jack’s Beach never waned throughout the night. It sounded like the wind was howling, but without a lull the surf crackled from Tomales Bluff across to Bodega Bay leaving an uneasy feeling among four hopeful kayakers aiming to paddle south around Point Reyes Lighthouse and

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(Next) Best Paddling Towns: Corvallis, Oregon – Travel the fertile valley of the Willamette River Water Trail

With our nation’s current struggle to keep public lands in public hands, it is more important than ever to stand up for the natural spaces we love. Prioritizing some protected natural areas over others severely disregards the impact those supposedly less “valuable” spaces have on the people who live near and visit these areas. There is a

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Fear and Loathing on Montana’s Middle Fork of the Flathead – An adventurous group “on the Social Security end of things” learns a few whitewater canoe lessons deep in the Great Bear Wilderness

An adventurous group “on the Social Security end of things” learns a few whitewater canoe lessons deep in the Great Bear Wilderness.

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