| Mar 1, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The brightly colored kayaks strapped to roof racks contrasted with the snow as a small party gathered a couple of weeks ago at the Gunpowder Falls State Park parking lot on Jones Road. Kayakers clad in rubber dry suits, liners and winter coats clambered...
| Mar 4, 2014
Best known as the creator, star and producer of the popular television series "Survivorman," Les Stroud also is a bestselling author, advanced survival trainer for the Canadian Military Armed Forces and a musician who has written theme songs for his...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Kayaks are coming to downtown Naperville this spring.
The Naperville Park District signed off on a deal Thursday with Naperville Kayak to offer rentals at the Paddleboat Quarry from May through September.
Rentals will cost $14 for a half hour, and...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 1:00 PM
At the request of Gov. Martin O'Malley, the Maryland General Assembly is considering legislation to expand 14 of Maryland's existing wilderness areas and add nine new ones, increasing by nearly 22,000 acres the state's Wildlands Preservation System ("...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:55 PM
BROWARD COUNTY (Multiple Locations)
BROWARD COLLEGE KIDS AND TEENS SUMMER COLLEGE
Multiple locations in Broward County
Multiple locations in Broward County...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 7:45 AM
If you're a Kayak user like me, you're always looking for new ways to use the travel search engine to find good deals.
Kayak this week revamped a tool that makes it easier to compare the price of airfare-hotel vacation packages from a variety of...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Many trips to the Amazon tend to be based on very small ships (actually more like large boats). Tofino Expeditions is offering a new twist with a nine-day kayaking exploration of the iconic river system. Accompanied by a naturalist and aboriginal guides,...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 6:21 PM
European river-cruising, a rarity among American travelers 20 years ago, continues to grow rapidly on the waterways of the continent, with dozens of vessels on the water, more being built and some companies expanding into Asia and beyond. Along the way,...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 11:36 AM
Visitors to downtown Naperville may be able to kayak this summer.
The Naperville Park District is working on a deal with Naperville Kayak to offer rentals.
"We felt that it would be a nice option to have available for the community," said Brad Wilson,...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Kevin McClarren brought his son to the Baltimore Boat Show on Thursday, and 7-year-old Nathan was antsy and fidgety until they found the American Fly Fishing Schools' Simul-Cast Pond in the back of the Baltimore Convention Center.
While Al Zlata, a...
| Sep 1, 2013
I plan to remember this year's vacation season with just two words: Never again.
Never again, that is, will I take all my technology along. The Internet has ruined summer vacations.
When I first visited my in-laws' cabin in Ontario's north woods 35...