Kayaking: Eric Jackson & Family

The Jackson family holed up in their RV with their two dogs. (Jake Chessum)
The Jackson family holed up in their RV with their two dogs.

The Jackson family holed up in their RV with their two dogs.

A kayak in the Jackson factory nearing completion. In 2006, Jackson says his company sold over 3,500 boats.

A kayak in the Jackson factory nearing completion. In 2006, Jackson says his company sold over 3,500 boats.
(Jake Chessum)


Loading up the family RV.

Loading up the family RV.
(Jake Chessum)


The youngest of the Jacksons, 13-year-old Dane ran his first Class IV rapid a month before his third birthday.

The youngest of the Jacksons, 13-year-old Dane ran his first Class IV rapid a month before his third birthday.
(Jake Chessum)


Seventeen-year-old Emily Jackson won the 2005 and 2006 women's open division at the Teva Mountain Games in Vail.

Seventeen-year-old Emily Jackson won the 2005 and 2006 women's open division at the Teva Mountain Games in Vail.
(Jake Chessum)


Three-time world champion and president of Jackson Kayak, Eric Jackson.

Three-time world champion and president of Jackson Kayak, Eric Jackson.
(Jake Chessum)


Eric Jackson on the river.

Eric Jackson on the river.
(Jake Chessum)


Emily hits the water.

Emily hits the water.
(Jake Chessum)


Hitting the road.

Hitting the road.
(Jake Chessum)


The family on the water.

The family on the water.
(Jake Chessum)


Eric, Dane, and Emily, on their way to whitewater.

Eric, Dane, and Emily, on their way to whitewater.
(Jake Chessum)

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