Next Adventure Blog

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Get ready for one of the largest kayak fishing events in the Northwest with Next Adventure! In this two and a half day class, we will show you the ropes and give you the knowledge to become a bottomfishing champion.

Lawrence Newman has undertaken a motorcycle journey from Portland all the way to South America and gives us an update on his first leg of the trip: Baja California. Lawrence had quite the trip as he navigated south through the desert and provides guidance on how you can make this trip a reality. Read more for the full update!

Scappoose Bay Kayaking is hosting an exclusive Eddyline owner's day as a thank you to all of our fantastic customers! Bring your Eddyline kayak out and enjoy a relaxing paddle with us at the bay, Sunday, April 12th from 11:00am to 4:00pm. We will also have a free maintenance clinic, on the water paddling clinic and free BBQ.Talk with other Eddyline owners and share stories about where your kayak has been in the last year! Come spend an afternoon with us out on the bay, your Eddyline is your ticket in!

Join paddling legend Kent Ford for a "storied presentation featuring vintage canoeing and kayaking footage, in-depth interviews with eclectic pioneers and a captivating behind-the-scenes look at what inspires paddlers to answer the call of the river."

Next Adventure staffer Matt forked up for the living room of tents: the Marmot Limestone 4. Matt fills us in on how spacious, comfortable, and livable the Limestone 4 is with two people sleeping. Read more for the full review!

Join Next Adventure and Whitney "AllGood" LaRuffa as he hosts a FREE presentation on thru hiking! He'll go through everything you need to know including gear, where to go, when to go, how to plan, and much much more. Whitney is an extremely experienced thru hiker and an excellent source to learn from. We hope you can join us as we prepare for the thru hiking season!

Next Adventure staffer Dan has been having a blast paddling the NRS Baron 6 Inflatable SUP on everything from flatwater practice to smaller whitewater. Dan found this SUP to have great agility and maneuverability for it's large size, so read more for the full review!

Next Adventure staffer Dan is always on the water and faces the question as old as time, "what the heck do I do with my phone while I'm paddling?" Answer: lock it away in a Pelican 1020 Micro Case! If you're skeptical of their effectiveness, read more to find out about Dan's home test to test if they are fully waterproof.

Next Adventure staffer Dan has been experimenting with various layering, wetsuit, and dry top combinations and has discovered a new personal favorite (especially while SUPing). Dan's been using the Neosport 3mm Paddle John Wetsuit thanks to the increased mobility around the shoulders. Read more for the full review!