Snow Day at Alder Creek
We had plenty of white stuff outside of the shop last week, so Meloy, Andrew, and Brent snuck outside for a quick "off the clock" sledding adventure. Or should we call it snow yaking? Stand Up Powing? Don't worry, we are still answering the phones! Camera- Andrew, Brent Edit- Brent
A Paddler's Christmas Gift Guide
Not only can you surprise your spouse with a brand new kayak, but you can also bring the coolest grab bag and white elephant gifts! Let us help make the rest of your holiday shopping a little bit easier! Check out our GIFT GUIDE: http://aldercreek.com/shop/holiday-gift-ideas/
Liquid Logic Mullet
Well here ya' go! The Mullet is all business up front with plenty of rocker, and volume in the bow to boof, ender, and surge up and over obstructions, which also means plenty of foot room for you big ole boys. The low volume stern says ready to party. Squirt, splat, blast, and surf just about any feature as you slice your way down the river. Like it's cousin, the Braaap, the Mullet adopted its hul...
Lumpy Waters - Flare Demo
Friday night at this years Lumpy Waters Kayak Symposium the Coast Guard came out and showed us how to use various flares. All the proper authorities were notified and away we went. Parachute flares, smoke, hand held and any kind you can think of was fired off. Come join us next year for all the fun! http://www.lumpywaters.com Camera/Edit: Chris Bensch @bensch___
San Juan 5 Day Expedition Training
Learn to expedition paddle. Experience the beautiful San Juan Islands while paddling for 5 days by single kayak. Learn how to use tides and currents and navigate from camp to camp while paddling 5 to 15 miles per day. On the San Juan 5 day kayak expedition you are challenged to rise to a new level of kayaking expertise. Navigation, efficient boat packing, group management, boat control, paddle ...
San Juan 4 Day Kayaking Tour
Explore local islands, traveling by kayak, while taking advantage of tidal currents. We supply all the food and cooking duties, all you have to do is set up your tent once at base camp. We do daily paddles to explore the islands and local community. Distance touring of 4- 10 miles of paddling per day. (more is available during evening paddling) Start to develop the tools needed to complete a mult...
Part way along the inside passage the tides form rapids and waves as they ebb and flow. For a few skilled athletes these are a playground. Check out Chris Bensch take advantage of one of these flows on the wild B.C. inter coastal way. Camera: Jaime Sharp @jaimesharp_adventures Edit/paddler: Chris Bensch @bensch___ Music: @cloudjumper
Liquid Logic Braap
We now have Liquid Logic Kayaks in-stock! Come demo one or just come by and scoop up a good deal! 60 Gallons 8'11"x24.5" Paddler weight 100-220lbs
Lumpy Waters 2016
Lumpy is a three day celebration of sea kayaking! With coaching aimed at advanced beginners, early intermediates, and advanced level paddlers, Lumpy provides an unparalleled opportunity to improve your skills on the beautiful Oregon Coast. Top coaches come from all over the world, making Lumpy Waters the premiere instructional destination for dynamic ocean paddling. Alder Creek Kayak & Canoe pres...