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A canoe of a type used originally by the Inuit, made of a light frame with a watertight covering having a small opening in the top to sit in.
- ‘You can also rent a kayak or canoe and explore the estuary; bring binoculars to spot wading egrets and resident ducks.’
- ‘More energetic sightseers can hire kayaks or canoes.’
- ‘Additionally, there are 450 kayaks and canoes, with 3,000 amateurs and 1,050 athletes, plus 120 rowing boats registered.’
- ‘She paddles to work once a week, storing her clothes in the kayak's watertight compartment.’
- ‘The house comes with a 19-foot runabout, a canoe, kayaks, sailboards, and snorkeling and fishing gear.’
- ‘There's canoes, kayaks and some rowing shells.’
- ‘Entrants wearing fancy dress took to the water in kayaks, dinghies, canoes and other water crafts to raise cash for charity.’
- ‘The fatality rate for canoes and kayaks is almost twice that of those on personal watercraft and almost four times higher than open motor boats.’
- ‘These sculptural works are made of superimposed bentwood floatable frames: canoes, surfboards, kayaks, and rowboats fully equipped with oars.’
- ‘They use night-vision binoculars, small boats, canoes and kayaks but see education of the younger generation as an important weapon.’
- ‘Our fleet consisted of a Picayune delivery truck, two cars, bicycles, a kayak and a canoe.’
- ‘Various paddle-powered rigs with exceptional mobility include small flat-bottomed aluminum boats, canoes and kayaks.’
- ‘They found that there were places where people were camping along the shores, and there were numerous sailboats, kayaks, and canoes out in the aquamarine water.’
- ‘Humans, too, are taking advantage of the increased recreational activities afforded by removal of the dam, with many river enthusiasts running the river in canoes and kayaks.’
- ‘More fatalities occurred on canoes and kayaks than on personal watercraft, but the highest number occurred on open motorboats.’
- ‘Lakeside lodges and resorts make kayaks or canoes available to guests, or you can bring your own.’
- ‘The next highest categories were personal watercraft, cabin cruisers, canoes, rowboats and kayaks.’
- ‘Instruction is given in the use of kayaks, two-seater canoes and motor boats.’
- ‘These components involve practice in self-rescue skills and assisting others using canoes, kayaks, sailboats, and/or rowboats in a calm water environment.’
- ‘A group of hippos who were wallowing in the water the far side of the river stuck their heads up to watch us as we unloaded our kayaks and canoes.’
Travel in or use a kayak.‘the centre is ideal for kayaking’
- ‘Even here, though, it is possible to try a spot of canoeing or kayaking in the Gorge Waterway - not something to be tried in the Clyde.’
- ‘He stays in shape throughout the year by canoeing and kayaking, hiking with poles and lifting weights.’
- ‘The outdoor experts offer to take them off your hands and either into the water or the woods to try out kayaking, canoeing, archery and orienteering.’
- ‘Whether you're into skydiving, kayaking or mountain biking, this is the place for you.’
- ‘I have my choice of activities, ranging from kayaking and sailing to snorkeling and shelling.’
- ‘As he filled in a registration form, I looked around and felt bored, as an urge to go kayaking again washed over me.’
- ‘You can go deep-sea fishing, kayaking and abseiling as well.’
- ‘Taking it down cost a fifth as much, and revealed a set of notable rapids, ideal for whitewater kayaking.’
- ‘Have a go at sailing or kayaking on Windermere this weekend (Saturday and Sunday).’
- ‘Canadian canoeing, kayaking and sailing sessions will be on offer.’
- ‘Walking, sailing, kayaking, and lying on the sand with my eyes closed feeling the sun beating down on me.’
- ‘Around 39,000 four to 19-year-olds took part in events ranging from kayaking to scuba diving.’
- ‘He's found inspiration while helping to crew sailboats or kayaking on the ocean.’
- ‘After kayaking 45 minutes to get here, I decided to spend some quality time with my towel.’
- ‘An Adventure Zone, with windsurfing, sailing and kayaking, was also on offer to those brave enough to try them.’
- ‘Athletes practise kayaking off a marina near the port city of Piraeus.’
- ‘Sports involved are all types of rowing, diving, sailing, wind surfing, and kayaking.’
- ‘If you really love the sea, you'd love kayaking, and perhaps sailing.’
- ‘As it is, it supports a wide range of activities, such as kayaking, canoeing, fishing etc.’
- ‘In surf kayaking, hull shapes and designs are borrowed from the surf world, as is the system of scoring.’
Mid 18th century: from Inuit qayaq.
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