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The Big Float

June 22, 2016

Coming July 10, 2016. A giant floating party! The Big Float is a celebration of Oregon’s Willamette River in Portland. Grab your inner tube, kayak, SUP, or anything that floats, plus your life jacket and take part in this 6th annual event. There will be a floating party down the river, parades, live music, food […]

Aquapac TrailProof Tote Bag

May 31, 2016

A new bag for all types of weather! Our friends at Aquapac shared their recently released TrailProof Tote Bag with us. This is a waterproof messenger bag fashioned out of heavy duty vinyl that is very durable and strong with an adjustable shoulder strap and extra padding for comfort. We like that it’s a straightforward […]

Sharkbanz

May 6, 2016

Going out in the water? Fear sharks? Then you need Sharkbanz! This innovative band, worn on the wrist or ankle, protects you from sharks by emitting a magnetic field of about three to six feet that disrupts the sharks electrical sensors making them turn away from you. Only a small amount of movement results in […]

Island Hopping in the Greek Islands with Adventures in Good Company

April 19, 2016

Coming May 7, 2016. Opa! Join Adventures in Good Company for their Island Hopping in the Greek Islands trip. Over the course of 9 days, you’ll travel from Athens to 3 Greek islands: Paros, Naxos, and Santorini. Highlights of the trip include a tour of Acropolis and Acropolis Museum; a visit to Panathinaikon Stadium, the […]

Women Outdoors National Gathering

April 4, 2016

May 27, 2016. Love the outdoors? Then join the Women Outdoors National Gathering at the Sargent Center in southern New Hampshire. Women Outdoors is a nonprofit, volunteer organization with a mission “to provide a supportive environment where all women can have fun and challenge themselves in a community of women who love the outdoors while […]

Gig Harbor Paddlers Cup

March 31, 2016

Coming April 2, 2016. Visit the most picturesque harbor in the Northwest. Gig Harbor is hosting the fifth annual Paddlers Cup, a 2-day event for water-sport enthusiasts. Pleasant Washington weather is expected this weekend with partly sunny skies and temperatures in the mild 60s. Saturday’s events include competitive relay races and distance races in the […]

Paddle Golden Gate

October 26, 2015

Coming February 5, 2016. A glorious 3-day event on the water in the San Francisco Bay! Paddle Golden Gate offers experienced and novice water enthusiasts a wide range of classes on and off the water as well as evening entertainment with informal social gatherings and keynote speakers. Classes include SUP foundation skills development, outrigger canoeing, […]

Paddle Ecuador with Girls at Play and Endless River Adventures

October 14, 2015

Coming January 29, 2016. Class III + paddling and yoga in Ecuador – quite a combination! Girls at Play and Endless River Adventures team up to provide you with a 9-day trip, Paddle Ecuador. You’ll have lots of individual attention with a small group size of only seven to eight paddlers and two guides. Explore […]

Sea Kayaking the Caribbean with Adventures in Good Company

October 13, 2015

Coming February 28, 2016. Sun, sea, and snorkeling! Join Adventures in Good Company for their 7-night, active Sea Kayaking the Caribbean. The Virgin Islands is your destination for this intimate group of kayak-experienced women who want to escape to the warm waters and weather. Days will be spent exploring beautiful islands like Norman Island, the […]

XSories U-Float

October 5, 2015

No more worries if you have an oops moment while on the water! The U-Float from XSories is a floating grip for your camera. Equipped with a ¼” universal screw, you can attach your camera and comfortably hold the silicone grip. An adjustable neoprene strap adds an extra level of security to fasten it to […]

Atmosphere Mind Over Mountain Adventure Race

August 19, 2015

Coming September 26, 2015. Challenge yourself with an adventure race in the historic mining town of Cumberland, British Columbia. The Atmosphere Mind Over Mountain Adventure Race (MOMAR) offers a 50K Enduro course and a 30K  Sport course. Each course has kayaking, mountain biking, trekking (trail running/hiking) and be prepared for some bushwhacking and possibly a […]

NRS Women’s H2Core Silkweight Short-Sleeve Shirt

June 8, 2015

Get in the water! With weather warming up, it’s time to hit the beaches, rivers, and lakes with our kayaks, SUPs, rafts, canoes, boats, and okay, you get the idea! Our water-loving friends at NRS have got you covered with their H2Core line, a layering system designed specifically for paddlers. We tested out the H2Core […]

SeaSpecs Cruzer and Stealth Sunglasses

June 4, 2015

Protect your eyes from the sun! SeaSpecs sunglasses have been developed specifically by and for those who love water sports. Designed with impact resistant, polarized lenses that provide 100% UVA and UVB protection, they are available in 4 styles with a variety of lens and frame colors. We tried out the Cruzer and Stealth styles. […]

Conquest Adventure Gear Vista Inflatable Kayak

May 12, 2015

A great vista with your Vista! The Vista Inflatable Kayak from Conquest Adventure Gear has 2 clear bottom viewing panels to enjoy the world below you. Weighing only 42 pounds, this portable kayak will transport you and a friend comfortably in its stable 18″ wide cockpit. Built to last, it’s constructed out of rugged material […]

Feathercraft Aironaut

April 30, 2015

An ultra-lightweight kayak – less than 20 pounds! The Feathercraft Aironaut is a sit-in sea kayak that inflates in an amazingly short, 6 minutes. With curved side panels and a curved hull, you’ll find the Aironaut to be fast on the water and have a good deal more space for yourself and your gear. Comes […]

Aquapac Toccoa Daysack

April 30, 2015

No more soggy clothes and supplies…Aquapac Toccoa Daysack to the rescue! Built to last, this 28L pack is made out of super sturdy vinyl and all-welded seams. It holds heaps of gear yet the padded, mesh straps and waist belt will allow you to carry it comfortably. Other useful features include the convenient mesh side […]

Nauti-Gals Women’s Sailing Adventure

April 30, 2015

Coming July 25, 2015. Avast ye maties! The Nauti-Gals Women’s Sailing Adventure is a three-day adventure on the Zodiac, a two-masted Gaff Topsail Schooner. Join other TrailblazerGirl sailors on this excursion into the San Juan Islands off the northwest Washington mainland. Take your turn at the helm of this beautifully restored 160 ft ship, relax […]

PaddleCam

March 23, 2015

Never miss a shot on the water. The PaddleCam is a handy device that allows you to attach your waterproof camera to your kayak, SUP, or boat paddle. Constructed out of lightweight, sturdy nylon material, the low-profile design has rubber gaskets for a non-slip fit, rustproof clamps and screws and a quick-release design for easy […]

Salus Capri

March 23, 2015

Safety on the water. The new Capri PFD by Salus is designed specifically for women. Filled with useful features like hand warmer pockets lined with fleece, adjustable shoulder straps for a secure fit, front and back reflective trim, and 2 zipper secured mesh pockets. Practical, well-fitting, and designed for us ladies – just what you […]

Canoecopia 2015

March 4, 2015

Coming March 13, 2015. The world’s largest paddlesport exposition. It’s Canoecopia hosted by Rutabaga, a paddler-owned business in Madison, Wisconsin. This 3-day event is chock full of seminars, exhibitors with the latest gear and equipment, pool demos, and opportunities for some great deals. Some of the many talks include: Kayaking Tips for Women, Hygiene Tips […]

Sea to Summit Solution Paddle Leash

February 3, 2015

The Solution Paddle Leash by Sea to Summit will keep your paddles with you and not floating away down the river! It’s made out of lightweight, yet strong nylon with a stretchy inner cord for added flexibility. Attaches to your paddle or even a fishing rod with a hook and loop closure with non-slip material. […]

SKWOOSH Big Catch High Back with Lumbar

February 3, 2015

Lean back and relax, even in a kayak?! Yes, you can, with the SKWOOSH Big Catch High Back with Lumbar. A super comfy swishy gel seat cushion base combined with a 20″ contoured back with adjustable lumbar support and “side wings” for arm rests ensure maximum comfort on the water. Anglers will appreciate the detachable […]

Island Escapades’ Women’s Only Kayaking Weekend

February 3, 2015

Coming June 19, 2015. With the cold weather, it’s nice to think about what we might do during the warm summer months. Here’s a Kayaking Weekend offered by Island Escapades in June that is just for us ladies! Set in the Gulf Islands of British Columbia, Canada, you’ll see why this is a popular destination […]

Lifetime Lotus Kayak

January 22, 2015

Looking to try kayaking? Check out the Lotus Kayak from Lifetime. This sit-on-top model is super stable and almost impossible to tip over, making it ideal for beginners. It’s loaded with built-in features like foot wells for leverage when paddling, an adjustable back rest, a storage hatch, complete with shock cords, a bottle holder, and […]