CR Amazing Vacations

Costa Rica Winter Paddling Paradise Vacation Giveaway

Races + EventsVictoria Ohegyi
Because we love our customers we want to send one lucky kayaker on a dream vacation this winter. Our friends at Amazing Vacations Costa Rica h...
Cataract Canyon: a Kayaker's Perspective

Cataract Canyon: a Kayaker's Perspective

Races + EventsBobby Kuepper
By Nick Gottlieb When John Wesley Powell led his exploratory trip down the Green and Colorado rivers in 1869, every member of his party reported pa...
Top 5 Colorado Boating Towns

Top 5 Colorado Boating Towns

Day Trip Reports + HacksTy Skoe
Colorado is a state known for its plethora of adventure opportunities. The Rocky Mountains provide the state's residents with prime opportunities ...
The Green Race 2015

The Green Race 2015

Races + EventsTy Skoe
This is going to be CKS Online's ongoing (for this week, anyways) blog on the Green Race, one of the most well-known and best events in kayaking. F...

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Pyranha 12R Green Race

A Brief History of the Modern Day Longboat

Creek BoatsVictoria Ohegyi
Learn how the Green Race event influenced an entire class of kayak design.

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Best Class IV Kayaking in Colorado

Best Class IV Kayaking in Colorado

Day Trip Reports + HacksNick Gilbert
Challenge yourself with the best intermediate and advanced whitewater kayak runs in Colorado.
What's Different About the 2020 Green Race? Interview with Race Organizer John Grace

What's Different About the 2020 Green Race? Interview with Race Organizer John Grace

Races + EventsVictoria Ohegyi
CKS Online talks with event organizer John Grace about The Green Race in COVID-times. Somethings change, but some things will stay the same!
Green River Narrows Race

Eastbound + Down: A Preview

Races + EventsVictoria Ohegyi
The 2020 Green Race is upon us! Read what we have planned for the next few weeks, including exclusive brand interviews and field reports from our paddling experts.
Forward Strokes and Free Beer: Grand Canyon in 6 Days

Forward Strokes and Free Beer: Grand Canyon in 6 Days

Races + EventsVictoria Ohegyi
On Monday, September 21st, two friends launched from Lee's Ferry and began their self-support paddle through the Grand Canyon. Their goal? Make it to Pearce Ferry, 280 miles downstream, before September 27th. Kayaker Nick Gilbert breaks down his day by day experience of his "quick lap" in the Big Ditch.

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