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Tidal Roots Launches with New Website, Boards & More

New England based-Tidal Roots has announced a complete re-branding and new website, along with new boards called The Bluefin and the Sun Rise. Read more in the press release below.

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Wilderness Systems and Perception Launch New Angling-Specific Boats

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Wilderness Systems has released a new lineup of angling-specific watercraft for the 2016 season. Read more in the press release below.

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Boulder Boat Works Introduces New Convertible River Taxi

The new Convertible River Taxi from Boulder Boat Works boasts a lowered price-point as well as a maintenance-free hull with an interior that has no wood to maintain. Read more in the press release below.

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Video: Outcast Sporting Gear OSG Striker Inflatable Frameless Raft

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Chris Callanan of Outcast Sporting Gear covers the basics of the company’s new 102-pound frameless fishing raft that will be available in 2016, the OSG Striker.

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Jason Cajune’s One-of-a-Kind Wooden Drift Boats

As Jason Cajune told Bloomberg, “I built my first boat 18 years ago in my garage in Glacier National Park in Montana. I intended to keep it for myself, but a neighbor begged me to let him buy it. The … more

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Video: Innovative New 1CM Thick Fishing PFD Coming to Market

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Mike Fox, co-founder of Hyde Sportswear, gave us the lowdown at the Outdoor Retailer show on what I think has to be the most innovative PDF to come to the market for anglers in a very long time. Get more info … more

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Video: Hell’s Bay Boatworks Skiff Line-Up

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Chris Peterson of Hell’s Bay Boatworks give us a quick rundown of some of the world’s best shallow water skiffs and what each model is good for.

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Quick Tip: How to Fix or Tune Oarlocks on the River

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The info below comes to us via the good folks at Sawyer Paddles and Oars and is specifically aimed at their Cobra style of oarlocks, but the tips can be used to tweak almost any other oar lock in a bind. … more

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Video: Outcast OSG Approach Inflatable SUP

Chris Callanan from Outcast Sporting Gear gives us the skinny on the company’s newest watercraft, called the OSG Approach inflatable SUP: The Approach has a small inflatable collar which makes it an extremely stable platform for maneuvering around and following … more

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Quick Tip: Winter Boat Storage

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If you’re like me and don’t have an extra garage laying around, or want to pay for indoor storage space you’re relegated to protecting your raft or drift-boat all winter long outside. There are quite a few tips for prepping … more

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