First time in W500 fishing kayak, in tandem! by Gary Thorberg (video)

First time Wavewalkers Kirby and Mary Lou show us how easy it really is! Both were impressed with the stability and ease of paddling. Having experience in conventional kayaks, they were willing to give tandem a try the first time out. We usually reserve tandem kayaking for after you have mastered solo, but they were able to … Continue reading “First time in W500 fishing kayak, in tandem! by Gary Thorberg (video)”

Carp on a fly in my Wavewalk kayak, by Gary Thorberg (video)

A little known technique in the inland north country is sight fishing for carp with a fly rod. It is EXACTLY the same as fishing for redfish on a saltwater flat somewhere. Having the ability to fly fish from a kayak allows you to reach ‘skinny water’ very quietly, which is essential when fishing for … Continue reading “Carp on a fly in my Wavewalk kayak, by Gary Thorberg (video)”

Get your swimming pool ready for the winter with a canoe style Wavewalk, by Gary Thorberg

The problem here was that part of the tarp that covered the swimming pool fell into the water, and then the whole surface froze over. This video shows the W500 being used to break the ice and retrieve the tarp so that it could be properly reattached around the pool. Using the kayak in a … Continue reading “Get your swimming pool ready for the winter with a canoe style Wavewalk, by Gary Thorberg”

Unofficial state record for a sunfish (bluegill) from a W kayak! by Gary Thorberg

Paul Malm, a.k.a. ‘The Musky Guy’ is a well known fishing guide in Iowa and a new Wavewalk kayak owner, recently sent me this picture and story. Paul says: Beats the state record by more than an inch. Released. Got him from the kayak on the same pond that you and I fished. Got 3 … Continue reading “Unofficial state record for a sunfish (bluegill) from a W kayak! by Gary Thorberg”