Smart Start Kayaking

Whether you’re just starting out, or have been kayaking for years, there’s no denying that adventuring out on your kayak is a blast. Here at Smart Start Kayaking, our goal is to provide you with all the knowledge, gear, and guides, so that you have everything you need to be successful when it comes to kayaking.

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Find the latest kayaking gear, tips and more. Make sure you’re well equipped before you hit the water in 2019.


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How to Kayak

Learn the ins and outs of how to kayak.  If you’re a beginner and just getting started, this is a can’t miss post.

Parts of a Kayak

Get to know all the different parts of your kayak.  This is an easy to follow guide of everything on your kayak.

Top Kayaks

If you’re looking for a new kayak and don’t know where to begin, this guide will lead you in the right direction before you buy.

Beginner Kayaks

Your first kayak should build your confidence and allow you to grow as a kayaker.  We show you the top choices for beginners in 2019.

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