Video: Exploring the Boundary Waters of Northern Minnesota

The Boundary Waters Canoe Area—located along the border of the U.S. and Canada in northern Minnesota—is one of the truly great wilderness regions in all of North America. Few places blend forests and water in such a seamless fashion, creating a place so remote that it is best explored by paddling. In this video, we … Read more

Video: Ben Stookesberry Answers All Your Whitewater Kayaking Questions

Eddie Bauer continues it’s “Outdoor Curious” series of videos today by having pro kayaker Ben Stookesberry answer all of your questions about whitewater paddling. These very informative clips are fantastic and really interesting, and this one is no exception. I learned a lot once again and there is a good chance you will too. Enjoy!

Video: Traveling From Denmark to Norway on a Stand-Up Paddle Board

The Skagerrak Strait is a strip of water that separates Norway, Sweden, and Denmark. While it isn’t widely known outside of the locals of those three countries, it is a treacherous and choppy section of sea. This is especially true if you’re attempting to cross the 130+ km (80 mile) strait on a stand-up paddle … Read more

Grand Canyon Paddlers Return to a World Changed by Coronavirus

Over the past week or so, I’ve shared a couple of stories about adventurers and explorers who went off the grid for awhile, only to return to a world that had dramatically changed thanks to the coronavirus. Last week for instance, I shared National Geographic photographer Pete McBride’s story of being on South Georgia Island … Read more