Whitewater Week Giveaway 6/11/2019

In honor of Whitewater Week, Tested in Idaho companies, Maravia and AIRE are participating in a giveaway to award one lucky winner with some awesome gear and swag for their next float trip. Maravia and AIRE are two companies dedicated to making sure everyone has the safest and most... Read more »

Splash, Surf, Sail: Water Sport Essentials 6/14/2018

With over 2,000 known lakes, approximately 107,651 miles of river and over 200 days of sunshine, Idaho is one of the best places to be outside and on the water. We gathered up some of the best gear for aquatic adventures, so you’ll be ready to go whether you’re... Read more »


Idaho-based Hydrus Launches Kickstarter Campaign Aimed At Expansion Hydrus is the Greek word for water serpent, which is a perfect name for a stand up paddling brand. Based out of Idaho, this made-in-America brand has distinguished itself with a line of durable boards unlike anything I have seen before.... Read more »

Video: Salamander Voyager & Shredder SUP Boards 9/6/2016

Salamander Paddle Gear has two new inflatable stand up paddle boards, both designed for down-river tripping. The Voyager is a definite overnighter capable of holding up to 300 lbs. The Shredder is just as the name suggests; a rockered playful SUP board capable of surfing and day tripping combined.... Read more »