Kayaking Gear for Beginners | Blain's Farm & Fleet Blog
Get all your kayaking essentials from Blain's! New to kayaking? No worries - we've broken down the necessities to get you started!
Pool noodle saves kayak paddle
The winner: After my son let one of our kayak paddles drift away and sink, I bought a pool noodle that had a hole with the same diameter as the new paddle shaft. I sawed off 6-inch sections with a serrated knife, disconnected the two sides of the paddle and slipped it onto the shaft. One noodle can protect about 8 paddles. Michelle, Zakraysek, Concord
5 Lifesaving Tips for Kayaks and Paddle Boards - Always On Liberty
Most kayakers, paddle boarders aren't aware of the safety guidelines that will keep them from becoming a statistic. Here are 5 must-read lifesaving tips...
How To Get In And Out Of A Kayak Safely (and Some Kayaking Basics!)
Need to know how to get in and out of a kayak, via a dock, the shore or the water (with some paddling basics)? Read ot full gide: How To Get In And Out Of A Kayak
Home-Built Canoe or Kayak Trailer
We took an old boat trailer and welded onto it a structure that would carry multiple boats, have a low center of gravity, not wobble too much, and not create too much wind resistance.
The Gear We Recommend for Beginning Kayakers - Our Adventuring Family
We've kayaked as a family a few times now and here's the gear we recommend for beginning kayakers who don't want to spend a lot, but still want to have fun! Find the list at ouradventuringfamily.com.
Kayak Konsole [CNF-8070001] - $84.95
TopKayaker Kayak Konsole [CNF-8070001] - Fits most models of recreational kayak, and some touring kayaks. Komplete Konvenience, Kleverly Krafted. Fits assorted kayaks such as; Wilderness Systems Pungo, Old Town Otter and Heron plus many more. Not suitable for the very pointed cockpit shapes of some Old Town Loon kayaks. Konsole will not fit the Wilderness Systems
Inexpensive custom console for sit inside fishing kayaks...
Inexpensive custom console for sit inside fishing kayaks... - posted in Kayaking and Kayak Fishing Forum: Here are the photos of my inexpensive, but very practical fishing console made from an $8 cutting board... The top kayak (solid yellow) is a sit on top Mad River Synergy 120. The bottom kayak is a sit inside 12 Perception Sundance. Ive put Berkley rod holders on both and made the custom console for the Perception to mount my fishfinder and two rod holders. I also made an anchor tro...
How To Tie-Down & Transport Kayaks In A Truck Pickup Bed | Kayak Guru
What is the best way to carry kayaks in a pickup bed? Read our guide on how to haul kayaks in a pickup truck, Work out what you'll need (pssst, it includes these items!) Cam straps Red colored flag Locking Cable Truck bed extender Foam padding
Kayak Navigation Skills - How Not to Get Lost Kayaking
Navigating a kayak in the inshore marsh requires some skill since it can be confusing because everything looks the same. Here are two kayak navigation tools...
Best Water Shoes For Kayaking, Canoeing, SUP & Boating Review 2019
Sick of slipping on your back or applying plasters to your feet? Water shoes are designed to help stop all that badness. > Read On to find out more >