With daylight hours rapidly receding, it's hard to say how many more lake outings we'll get, but you couldn't have chosen a nicer evening to cap off the season. Comfortably warm temps, a pretty sky, nice waters, and (later) a beautiful sunset! Far more special than the paddle conditions were the paddlers present. It was … Continue reading Sylvan Lake 10.1.2019
Another sweet night on the water, as calm conditions and a distinct lack of powered water craft prevailed (also a lack of fisherman made for a much better parking experience than in the recent past). For the second week in a row, paddle imps were creating havoc among certain of our paddlers. Keith arrived on … Continue reading Waldron Lake, West Lakes Chain 9.24.19
Last Saturday’s "Ride the Wave Regatta" could have been more appropriately named “Side the Wave Regatta” this year; we had plenty of wave action, with wave heights running about 3' - 4', but they all seemed to be coming from the side. Such wave action made for plenty of entertaining balance work, and even resulted … Continue reading Ride the Wave Regatta,9.7.19
We just got in stock a matching pair of used yellow/white Stellar S14 kayaks in Advantage layup, with all the gear! Each boat comes with a like-new boat cover, a cockpit cover, a spray skirt, two back bands (low and high), and a Stellar low-angle carbon touring paddle (with a nice paddle bag) - in … Continue reading Two used Stellar S14 Kayaks now at River Bear Racing!
The predictions were that we would all expire, victims of extreme heat, never to rise again. Predictions are rarely accurate (though some may have felt like expiring by the end of the race). Actually the day started out fairly pleasant - temps in the upper 70's in the morning. At least pleasant for most of … Continue reading Three Rivers Festival Race 7.20.19