Humpbacks rise from the water off the Big Island's Kona Coast. | NOAA

6 Amazing Kayak Trips in the Western Hemisphere

Check out the best places to paddle in North and Central America.

Published On 07/25/2013
12:30 PM EDT
A snorkeler gets a close look at wildlife along one of Belize's unspoiled coral reefs. | Andy Blackledge/Wikimedia Commons
Kayakers paddle near Sitka, Alaska. | ATIA
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Arenal Volcano rises above a beautiful lake for kayaking in Costa Rica. | Ksaraf/Wikimedia Commons