| Feb 11, 2015
| 5:20 AM
Peter Heller has an MFA in fiction and poetry from the Iowa Writers Workshop, but how has he made his living?
By kayaking in Tibet, crewing on an eco-pirate ship near Japan, surfing in Mexico, flying a bush plane over Glacier National Park and writing...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 6:01 PM
Ray Marquez was first attracted to diving from a kayak because it was inexpensive.
After six years of spearfishing and lobstering in South Florida, Marquez knows there are many other benefits to kayak diving. And he will share them, along with kayak...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 5:01 AM
We who enjoy an active outdoors lifestyle don't really care whether or not Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow. For us, winter is to be embraced in all its cold, wind, snow and ice.
While the lovely borough of Emmaus is celebrating its SnowBlast Winter...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 8:15 AM
Cuba travel information on flights and hotels is now searchable on Kayak.com.
The travel search engine last Thursday made the decision to add information about flights originating outside the U.S. on Aeromexico, Copa Airlines and other carriers that...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 5:10 AM
GLASTONBURY — Sure the Connecticut River is frozen and there is nearly two feet of snow on the ground, but eventually spring will arrive.
And if you want to have access to your canoe, kayak or crew shell on the banks of the river, the parks and...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 3:54 PM
Central Florida's ecotourism businesses don't have the luxury of closing up shop when the sun doesn't come out to play.
Instead, business owners who ideally spend their day on the region's waterways or providing guided tours are forced to think...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:14 AM
CLERMONT — Outdoor recreational opportunities in south Lake are about to get better thanks to a recent state grant awarded to the Lake County Water Authority to enhance Crooked River Preserve, south of Clermont.
The 63.4-acre Crooked River...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 11:03 AM
A recent report says there were six unprovoked shark attacks along the U.S. Pacific Coast in 2014. All of them were in California, and all the sharks were great whites.
Four of the attacks occurred in October, one in July and another in December,...
| Jan 25, 2015
GLOUCESTER – A team of faculty and students from Virginia Commonwealth University is beginning its second semester of laying out a potential waterfront recreational design for a 97-acre piece of property on the Severn River in Gloucester County....
| Jan 15, 2015
| 1:52 PM
Stephanie Salvatore wasn’t sure whether her then-9-year-old daughter, Lily, was ready for sleepaway camp. But the tears were a good sign.
Lily was crying because she didn’t want to go home, says Salvatore, a Bethesda mother of three....
| Jan 20, 2015
| 4:33 PM
There's a reason that Extreme Kayak Fishing's Sailfish Smack Down appeals to offshore fishing novices:
They have as good a chance to win as anybody.
For the second consecutive year, the winner of the tournament, which was Saturday and Sunday off the...