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Kayak Clothing

Read our guides on kayak apparel. From helmets, right down to kayak shoes.
We look at everything in between too, including shorts, pants, vests, thermal clothes, gloves, kayaking jackets and wetsuits or drysuits for warm and cool conditions.

Helmets and Hats

Learn about headwear for kayak paddlers.

It's important to wear a helmet to keep your head safe, particularly if you are kayaking in whitewater.

You should also consider a hat if the sun is out during the spring and summer months to help protect against the sun.

Woman on the beach taking off her wetsuit

What To Wear Under A Wetsuit

Planning to hit the waves or indulge in water sports? Don’t forget to gear up with a wetsuit for warmth and protection from the elements. But did you know that…

Best Kayak Shorts For Paddling - Pinterest

Best Kayak Shorts For Paddling

Summer is finally here, which means it’s time to break out the kayaks and hit the water! But before you do, make sure you have the right gear.  Kayaking can…

Best Wetsuit For Kayaking

Best Wetsuit For Kayaking

Are you planning on kayaking for long periods of time? Or going out in waters below 60 degrees fahrenheit? If so, you will probably (and rather wisely) be considering what…

Best Water Shoes For Kayaks - Full Review and Comparison

Best Water Shoes For Kayaking

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Guide To Kayaking Dry Tops

Guide To Kayaking Dry Tops

Dry tops can be useful for keeping you dry and comfortable while you’re kayaking. But there are many options out there, which can make it difficult to know which one…

Best Drysuit For Kayaking

Best Drysuit For Kayaking

Drysuits can be useful for a variety of watersports, especially if you’re heading out in cold weather or cold water. But finding the right one for kayaking is not always…