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Suilven packrafting

Not much time for paddling at the moment, but with a staggering three days of cloud-free skies while the south had its traditional wet bank holiday, we had to down tools and go and do something. How about another walk over … Continue reading

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Convert your paddle into a Packstaff

No one’s ever asked me how to make a packstaff attachment for their four-part paddle, but I’m going to tell you anyway. IK&P paddles are here, btw. What’s so good about packstaffs? Well, they’re a great way of converting your light but strong paddle shaft into … Continue reading

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Paddles for IKs and packrafts

Updated summer 2019 See also: Anfibio Fly Like most beginners I started my IK-ing with a super cheap 3-piece TNP shovel. Then, after picking up a much better used 2-piece fibreglass Lendal Archipelago which eventually seized up, for Shark Bay in 2006 I splashed … Continue reading

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