Bryan Tooley

I started kayaking in ‘74 on the Kern River after being inspired by the ‘72 Olympic Games. Paddling quickly became an obsession, leading me to paddle on hundreds of rivers in the US, and on 5 continents. I now enjoy kayaking with my sons and taking out my dory on quieter stretches of water.

Recent Posts from BryanTooley

Multi-Day Trips in the West

Thursday, April 11, 2019

When it comes to overnight river trips, the Western US has an amazing collection of options, with each state offering something different. Idaho is known as the whitewater state.  Arizona...

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