Your guide to kayak touring the upper Great Lakes and beyond.

Welcome to the new Superior Paddling!

You may have noticed that things were quiet here at Superior Paddling lately. We weren’t in winter hibernation though, but were busily converting the website to a new, mobile-ready format, reorganizing things for easier searching, and adding social media features so you can easily share Superior Paddling articles with your friends!

Check it out, and watch the newsletter for lots more new technical and travel articles, paddling and camping product reviews, and links to other web resources.

Because life on the water is journey that never ends. Bring your paddle …

Touring Destinations

Premier sea-kayaking spots of the upper Great Lakes region: Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, and beyond.

Kayaking Technique

Maintenance articles, repair and packing lists, paddling technique, and helpful tips on paddling gear.

Kayak Touring

Advice and ideas to make your overnight kayak-camping adventures more comfortable and enjoyable.

Product Reviews

Product Reviews

Well-designed kayaking or camping equipment to help you make the most of your precious paddling time.