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Periscope for Sea Kayaking?
April 07, 2014 - Here's a thought... Would a periscope be useful for seakayakers? ...Or, doing something to get that function. I don't see any device being sold to give this function. Or plans for making such a thing. What is the horizon view distance from eye-level in a cockpit? ...What is the view distance up at the end of an uplifted pad...  > Read Article

"Tarpon": a Lost Movie Starring Jim Harrison (of all people) & Friends
March 21, 2012 - Here's a clip/trailer from a lost 1972 movie called "Tarpon," found in a barn in France, starring Jim Harrison, McGuane, Brautigan, featuring the music of a young Jimmy B. (Ya know, there's no reason why hot outdoor dudes can't be partying like this today. I mean, locally and with beer. It's unlikely they'd be able to hook up wi...  > Read Article | Go to Website

Quite a Bunch of Dudes
December 08, 2011 - Thanks, Chris B, for putting me onto this! It's an article about a new TV series. "Garden&Gun" --ha! What a mag/site title! Well, this here's a story about a great group of dudes. Dang, I like great gangs. Of course, they're rich folks who party together, but I won't begrudge 'em. Good groups come in all flavors. Colo...  > Read Article | Go to Website

The Only Sea-Kayak Videos: the culture of the sea
March 29, 2007 - Justine Curgenven produces the only line of sea-kayaking videos, "This is the Sea," vols. 1, 2, 3. They're really something! OYB isn't about the extreme, exotic, adrenaline stuff --- and the paddlesport world is full of videos about just that (whitewater dude stunt paddling). This isn't that! Justine has created a ser...  > Read Article | Go to Website

Robb White: R.I.P., ya old crank!
September 07, 2006 - Well, crap, one of my fave writer heroes has died and I didn't even know it. I was going to publish a book of his columns! I still hope to... What a character! He's been writing wild, reckless, candid columns about the small boat life (and everything else) for years at "Messing About in Boats" and "WoodenBoat." He knew w...  > Read Article

You want voyage stories? Here they be!
April 10, 2006 - [bumped up] Here's a site full of voyage stories, done on all kinds of boats. So far I've checked out the reports of the jiffy-rigged outrigger canoe trip from Seattle to Alaska and the report of the couple who sailed around the world in a 21-foot sailing dory, "Aegre". There doesn't seem to be any order to the stories (little boat...  > Read Article | Go to Website