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The Evolution of Kayaking, With Bruce Lessels

posted on by Jennifer West

How a person gets involved with something as exciting as whitewater can end up being an entertaining and interesting story. I interviewed Bruce Lessels, President of Zoar, to dive into how he got involved with the sport and how it has changed over the years.

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Things to do In-Between Your Adventures

posted on by Jennifer West

Planning a trip to Zoar Outdoor or the Berkshires? Save yourself the hassle of digging up information and check out the info below as we’ve got the low down on where to play and eat in the area.

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Five Glorious Reasons to Adventure with Dad

posted on by Jennifer West

If the fact that your Dad is your Dad isn’t enough of a reason to celebrate Father’s Day, we thought of a few more reasons to give your Pops a gift he won’t forget this year! We don’t just give a card and call it a day for our Fathers, we go all out, we give him adventure and we give him a noggin full of awesome memories he won’t soon forget.

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Seven Years Later

posted on by Jim Sullivan

When it came time to move into my college (which was conveniently located 45 minutes from the Deerfield River), the first item to go up the winding four flights of stairs to my dorm room was my whitewater kayak.  It was around this time that a chance encounter with Philip, the campground manager at Zoar Outdoor, would alter the course of my paddling career. - Sara Dorsey

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