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SUP Shoulder Carrier: The Best Shoulder Strap for Stand Up Paddle Boarding

A great day of stand up paddleboarding starts with picking the perfect spot. But, sometimes carrying your paddleboard and assorted gear to the water can feel like a major chore. The thought of it might even make you reconsider trying out a new spot at all. But, whether it’s walking over the dunes at the […]

The Best Water Shoes for Stand Up Paddle Boarding

With more and more people getting into stand up paddleboarding, one piece of gear it is easy to forget is a good pair of water shoes. This often-overlooked accessory is something we recommend for safety and comfort. Nothing will ruin your day of stand up paddleboarding faster than cutting your foot on a jagged rock […]

The Best Paddle Board Wall Rack for SUP Storage

Finding the “right” paddle board can take time, patience, and usually quite the financial investment. But, once you find “the one,” it is important to take care and make storage of your board a priority. Proper storage and care for paddle boards are essential to the longevity of your board, but there are many options […]

SUP Fishing: The Best Stand Up Paddle Board for Fishing

Stand up paddle boarding saw a wave of increased popularity in the last decade. This affordable and accessible outdoor sporting activity can be fun for groups of families and friends. As we move into the 2020s, SUP boards are also gaining popularity for the ever-evolving technological design and for providing one of the best ways […]

The Best Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Board Under $1000

With stand up paddle boarding on the rise in these last few years, there are some incredible new designs coming onto the market.  It all began with the hard fiberglass or epoxy paddle board. While we love these hard boards for SUP surfing, speed, and agility, inflatable boards offer greater flexibility in travel, extreme durability, […]

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5 Best Inflatable PFD for Stand Up Paddle Boarding

You’ve been venturing further from shore, experiencing the freedom of exploring beautiful remote places on your paddle board. You’re not alone. With this recent boom in the number of SUPers traveling further from shore, the Coast Guard established some safety regulations. When outside a surfing, swimming, or bathing area, a paddle board is considered a […]

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The Best Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Boards for Beginners

Stand up paddle boarding has become a very popular activity for a day on the water. It’s a fun activity for the family, and inexpensive once you have the appropriate gear. Whether by the lake, river, or ocean, there’s a lot of ways to try stand up paddle boarding. If you’re planning to try it […]

Winter paddle boarding in the US

The Best Locations for Winter Stand Up Paddle Boarding in the Western US

When a person thinks about the great outdoors they often imagine lush greenery, wild meadows filled with flowers, and blue skies. However, for those enthusiasts who simply love being outside, no matter the time of year offers equally fantastic and breath-taking views. Winter paddle boarding is a fantastic way to get away and absorb these breath-taking […]

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Winter Paddle Boarding: The Best Gear for Winter SUP

Gear up and head out!  It might be cold, and the water may be a little rough, but if you get the correct gear together, you will be set and can spend the winter on your Stand Up Paddle Board. Get away from the crowds and enjoy the magnificent views and don’t let cold weather […]

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The Best Places to Stand Up Paddle Board in Washington

Washington State is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts, and paddleboarders are joining the pilgrimage!  Washington offers many opportunities for fans of the growing sport with its ocean, rivers, and numerous lakes.  The state’s diverse climate and terrain invite all levels of explorers. You can experience the deserts or mountains in solitude, or immerse yourself in […]