Immersion Research Hood River
Located at the center of the Pacific Northwest whitewater scene
We are conveniently located in downtown Hood River, Oregon at the heart of the Columbia River Gorge. A mecca for whitewater kayaking within close proximity of world-class rivers such as the Hood Little White Salmon, White Salmon Rivers. We are within an hour drive of innumerable exceptional rivers and creeks for paddlers of all skill levels. Stock up on kayaking gear, fleece apparel or drop gear off for repair and maintenance.
Shop small batch, American made fleece apparel
Watch as our team of expert seamsters work diligently to sew unique, hand made fleece hoodies, change towels and more. The store is always stocked up with one of a kind and limited edition apparel that can't be found elsewhere.
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Get Schooled On Paddling Gear
Immersion Research Hood River offers a personalized shopping experience guided by expert kayakers who really know paddling gear. Whether you’re just starting out or simply need to update your kit our highly trained staff will set you up with the perfect gear to suit your style of paddling and experience level.
Take the Guesswork Out of Sizing
Dry suits, dry tops, paddle jackets, pants, and spray skirts are big investments that last for years. There’s no better way to be sure you get the best fit than trying on gear before you buy. In between sizes? No problem. Our full-time repair staff has the ability to shorten or lengthen garments, change out gaskets, and swap socks on dry suits.
Spray Skirt Specialists
Skirt fit is one of the trickiest aspects of paddling gear. Bring your boat in and an expert kayaker will find a perfect skirt for you and your paddling style.