Tags » Sea Kayak

Going Paddleabout: Sea Kayaking around Bella Bella, BC (Part 1)

Prelude
I’d driven up Vancouver Island to Port Hardy the evening before my 7AM ferry to Bella Bella departed, and car camped a few miles from the ferry terminal. 1,989 more words

Sea Kayaking

Arbroath to Auchmithie

A very leisurely start to this year’s paddling – just 13km along the stunning coastline between Arboroath and Auchmithie – with every cave cutting into the soft, red cliffs explored to some extent. 267 more words

Paddling

Paddle Mount Martha

24 degrees, light breeze and blue skies. That’s what the weather forecast promised! I can tell you that was not the case in Mount Martha last Sunday morning!  345 more words

Weekend Adventure Warrior

Other activities

So what if there is no wind? It is not really happening here. But what if… you kited too much for example. Or your girlfriend/friend/mom/dad/dog is not into kiting, or tired of your amazing hobby…? 671 more words

Egyéb

Scilly Isles Club Trip, July 2016

I was expecting a tame and relaxing week on the club’s sea kayaking trip to the Scilly Isles – an idyllic setting about 30 miles west of the Cornish coast. 2,677 more words

Sea Kayak

Garvellachs

Finally, after three previous attempts I made it to the Garvellachs, a group of islands between Mull and Jura. Two contradictory things struck me, they were much closer than I expected and they were much bigger than I expected, the latter (combined with the amount of bog and bracken) thwarting my intentions of exploring the bulk of our chosen home for the night on foot. 530 more words

Paddling

Views from Loch Torridon

It had been too long since I was out in my kayak with too many other hobbies getting in the way, but finally I made it on to the water and though it didn’t seem like the best choice at first, given nearby alternatives, it turned out very pleasant with calm weather and clear views of the stunning Torridon hills surrounding us. 44 more words

Sea Kayak