The Log Jump, Sweet new move

The Log Jump, Sweet new move

Whitewater Kayak Tips + SkillsBobby Kuepper
The Log Jump, a new move brought to you by the CKS Squad in Colorado Location- Colorado River, Glenwood Springs Colorado The most critical compon...
Fist of Boof Returns

Fist of Boof Returns

Whitewater Kayak Tips + SkillsBobby Kuepper
Fist of Boof Dojo Presents The Two Stroke Tuck Photography By Leif Embertson Welcome back to the Fist of Boof Dojo. Sensei Stafford caug...

Meet the CKS Sqaud Part 5: Cody Howard

Whitewater Kayak Tips + SkillsBobby Kuepper
Meet the CKS Squad Part 5: Cody Howard & Check out his tops on the river last year - The Royal Gorge, 1st Descent of Rio Aguililla, 1st Descent...
Meet the CKS Sqaud Part 4: Leif Embertson

Meet the CKS Sqaud Part 4: Leif Embertson

Whitewater Kayak Tips + SkillsBobby Kuepper
Meet the CKS Squad Part 4: Leif Embertson & Check out his top days on the river last season- North Saint Vrain, Yule Creek and the Big South. ...

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Quick Tips to Make Any Kayak Comfortable

Quick Tips to Make Any Kayak Comfortable

Creek BoatsJR Jennings
Level up your whitewater kayak and make it a more confident, aggressive boat with these outfitting upgrades
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.
Fall Paddling Gates of Lodore

What to Wear: Fall Paddling

Day Trip Reports + HacksVictoria Ohegyi
Are you geared up for fall paddling? Tips and tricks from CKS Online Experts.
Smaller Shaft For Efficient Strokes

Smaller Shaft For Efficient Strokes

Product ReviewsTy Skoe
I’ve been using Werner Paddles since I started boating, so this review is not going to be about their quality or durability. The paddles speak for ...

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Quick Tips to Make Any Kayak Comfortable

Quick Tips to Make Any Kayak Comfortable

Creek BoatsJR Jennings
Level up your whitewater kayak and make it a more confident, aggressive boat with these outfitting upgrades
How to choose a sprayskirt

Find the Right Spray Skirt

Creek BoatsVictoria Ohegyi
Picking a spray skirt doesn't need to be hard.
Fall Boating

How to Safely Go Fall Boating (and Have a Blast!)

GearVictoria Ohegyi
Fall paddling is one of the best kept secrets. Learn our tips and tricks for getting out there this season.
Fall Paddling Gates of Lodore

What to Wear: Fall Paddling

Day Trip Reports + HacksVictoria Ohegyi
Are you geared up for fall paddling? Tips and tricks from CKS Online Experts.

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Kayak Grand Canyon

3 Days to Plan a 280 Mile Self-Support Kayak Trip

Camping + KitchenVictoria Ohegyi
On Friday, September 18th, two friends picked up a last-minute Grand Canyon permit. Their launch date? Three days later. Learn how they packed and planned for this self-support kayak trip through the Big Ditch.
How much baggage will an airline allow a kayaker?

How much baggage will an airline allow a kayaker?

Races + EventsBobby Kuepper
When you need the best equipment... Choose CKS. How much baggage will an airline allow a kayaker? It’s a bit of a trick question as most airlin...

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