News From Around The State and Beyond

Fall Recap 2020

I wish I could avoid the overused cliches and tired laments about just how bad 2020 was.  And the truth is, in the insulated and isolated bubble of Vermont, things weren't so bad when measured against the rest of the country.  But this is a...

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Jordan Boofing the lead-in to Playpen

Spring Recap 2020

Spring 2020.  To hell with it. As difficult as it may be we will do our best to not subject you to further opinions regarding the state of the world.  If curious please again refer to the initial statement. My family is safe, I am safe.  I...

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Kayaker in Ridley Brook Gorge Whitewater Vermont


Thanks for visiting us in this corner of the internet, however you found us, we're glad you made it.  Now that you are here, let's talk Vermont whitewater.The ultimate mission of the site is to make Vermont a more accessible kayaking venue.  Numerous kayakers have logged...

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Clay Murphy runs Secret Compartment Rapid on the New Haven River Bristol Vermont Whitewater Kayaking

Fall Recap 2019

After an exceptionally dry summer and early fall, whitewater boating finally returned to Vermont in early October.  What would follow were several weeks of quality water punctuated by two massive high-water events.   Culley Thomas getting some early November laps on the ledges. Fortunately...

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Chandler Smith on Patterson Brook (Upper White River) Vermont Whitewater Kayaking

Spring Recap 2019

The spring of 2019 in Vermont will go down as one of the best in the past five years, and for paddlers of northern Vermont one of the best of the past decade,  second in line behind only 2011.The regularity of ideal conditions - the...

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