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Urban Oasis

Words by Bruce Furrer. Photos by Nataya Furrer. Silver Lake, located just South of Everett, is a small lake with a nice park and surrounding houses.  It provides a recreational oasis for the growing community.  I have fond memories of this lake.  Not far from the high school I attended, it provided a gathering s ...

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StewardshipKayak Touring

D E C I S I O N Trailer

Watch the premiere of, D E C I S I O N on November 24th, 2020 on our YouTube Channel at 6:30pm Pacific Time. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v= ...

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THINKING ABOUT TOMORROW

In collaboration with the University of Nottingham and ELG Carbon Fibre Ltd. out of Bilston, England, Werner Paddles is donating composite materials for research in expanding composite recycling capabilities to ...

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Whitewater Kayaking

RETURN TO EL GUAYAS

The latest project from award winning filmmaker Ben Stookesberry will show for the first time live at 7PM PDT, Thursday; August 27th on  ...

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Werner Paddles // COVID-19 Update

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Canoe

TEAM ATHELETE Q AND A : CANOEIST JIM BAIRD

Werner Paddles:  Jim how many years have you been a canoeist in Ontario?  At what age did you do you first overnight trip? JB: My first overnight canoe trip was with my dad when I was about n ...

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Q AND A WITH KAYAK INSTRUCTOR CHEV DIXON

Photo by Lynda Shenkman IG @Kayakerlynda WERNER PADDLES:  We welcome Chev Dixon to the Werner Paddles Touring Team.  Chev thanks for chatting with us.  How long have you been padd ...

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China Trip- Detian Waterfall project

Written by Nick Troutman Our recent China trip came together almost like a dreamed reality. So, let me first take you back a couple years to when I saw a photo of the Detain waterfalls and immediately knew I wanted to ...

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SEA SNACKS FOR SEA KAYAKERS

Written by Werner Athlete Michelle Learned, photos by Jason Learned If someone were to ask me what I look forward to the most about overnight sea kayak touring in the Pacific Northwest, I’d have to say: < ...

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Whitewater in Meghalaya, with the SEND Crew

An extremely rare, clear day on the flight from New Delhi to Guwahati.  This flight path follows the Southern ridge of the Himalaya’s and delivers a spectacular view of the tallest mountain ...

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SCALE, A SEA KAYAKER’S PERSPECTIVE IN ALASKA

Cape Decision Alaska, Photo By Beau Gaughran Words by Ken Campbell Distances work differently up here, especially on the water. You might think you are only a mile or two away from that island over there, you mi ...

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WEST CHERRY CREEK WITH NICK TROUTMAN

By Nick Troutman This summer I was fortunate enough to join Dane for a lap down West Cheery Creek. I was beyond stoked as West Cherry, and especially the famous Graceland slide. I flew out met up with Dan ...

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