[10 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | 281 views]
Summer Now not Later SALE!

Yep its Wheel and Deal Time now July 10-25th. New products are on the shelves Summer is in Full Swing time to take advantage of a Sweet deal or two. From Paddles to Kayaks, to Accessories we are dropping the prices. Don’t see what your looking for give us a ring 530 626 3435 we would be happy to see if we have it in stock and work with you on the price! Happy Summer! And don’t forget to get out on the water!

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[20 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | 46 views]

There are so many options out there when it comes to kayaks. Even within one catagory “Calm Water” you still have almost every length, width, type of stability to pick from,  not to mention cockpit sizes, hatches and accessories … It can be a bit boggling to figure out what you actually need.

Here are some helpful tips to figuring out what boat is going to be the best for your activities.
REC BOATS

Generally lighter weight
Generally they are under 12′ long because they are designed to turn easily and go shorter distances.
Generally …

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[13 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | 147 views]
Getting more bang for the $$ on your paddling – Jason Bates

Do I really need the $400 paddle, and is it that much better than the $200 paddle???
On one hand, YES, that $400 paddle is at least twice as good as that $200 one. On the other hand, NO that fancy paddle will NOT make you go faster or roll your kayak easier… what will make a difference is how you use that paddle (old beat up clunker, or fancy smooth new one). – Jason gives you some pointers in making your strokes count!

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[10 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | 281 views]
Summer Now not Later SALE!

Yep its Wheel and Deal Time now July 10-25th. New products are on the shelves Summer is in Full Swing time to take advantage of a Sweet deal or two. From Paddles to Kayaks, to Accessories we are dropping the prices. Don’t see what your looking for give us a ring 530 626 3435 we would be happy to see if we have it in stock and work with you on the price! Happy Summer! And don’t forget to get out on the water!

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[7 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | 55 views]
Dagger Jitsu Paddler Review

Quick Look at a Sweet NEW Design from Dagger Kayaks – The Jitsu 5.9
It has been quite a few years since Dagger came out with a new play boat. But the wait is over, and the paddling scene is lucky to have a new sporty design to add to the repertoire. The Medium 5.9 Jitsu is about two inches shorter, an inch wider and has seven more gallons than its predecessor, the Agent 6.2.  This kayak just looks active, and once on the wave, I realized how true that was.

 
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[27 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | 199 views]

How to do 360 Spins in your Kayak- Jason Bates
-reposted from www.kayaking.com
Once you’ve learned the basics of how to surf and side surf in the rivers waves, you’ll probably want to learn more tricks and have some fun with those waves. The 360 spin is the first move to learn, and the skills that you develop will be used in many other moves as well. With modern, flat bottom planing hull, kayaks, you can do spins in holes or on green waves with no reversal. In this tip we’ll address …