The Trip that almost wasn’t

So Viking Kayaks USA planned an awesome extended weekend trip to Louisiana for the beginning of September. This was to follow the Paddlesports Retailer show where we announced some new products and would be a great opportunity for camaraderie as well as seat time in the new equipment. The owner of Viking Kayaks, Grant Montague,…

Gear Down and Fish

The Viking Reload and the Viking Profish 400 are my go-to platforms these days. They are both “utility kayaks” in that they each do a lot of things very well. For example, they can both manage a hefty load of gear with over 400 lbs. capacity. All the tackle you can imagine and more. In…

Vikings Have Landed – Video Release

Viking Kayaks USA is excited to announce that the Viking Kayaks purchased in the US will now be receiving the same 30-year warranty as is offered in their country of origin, New Zealand. “These kayaks are top of the line, made with a liner polyethylene that’s higher quality than many of the boats out there.…

Artist Boat

About Artist Boat Artist Boat was incorporated as a 501(c)(3) in 2003 is establishing a Coastal Heritage Preserve on Galveston Island and is looking for people who want to explore by kayak! Their grant to acquire the land at the new Coastal Heritage Preserve provides financial resources to launch three years of educational programming from…