Outdoors columnist for The Herald-Palladium

Kayak

Dave Mull’s Autopilot 136 was in full working order last summer, but a nightmare to paddle in high winds when Mull accidentally broke the motor connection.

Maintaining my outdoor gear was becoming second nature.

Or so I thought.

Outdoors columnist Dave Mull lives in Kalamazoo. Write to him at dave.sportfish.mull@gmail.com.