Category Archives: Kayaking

Love at first bite

Tuesday 23rd November. By Paul. Dogs are a common sight in Chile, partly due to a reluctance to neuter the males. On our fifth day of kayaking, we went to a farmhouse to pay and find out whethermal hot springs … Continue reading

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The mother ship

Tuesday 22nd November. By Jodie. This weather is not kayaking friendly, so we’re traveling in the support boat again. This boat is a blessing and a curse. We’re not getting far by kayak so it’s good to have the friendly … Continue reading

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Very natural hot springs

Sunday 20th November. By Jodie. It’s raining, cold, and I’m wearing my bathers, raincoat and neoprene booties. Looking good! I’m shivering with cold as I shrug off the raincoat and ease myself into the hot springs. Mmmnn. Nice and warm. … Continue reading

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Otherworldly Lake Powell

Friday 14th October. By Jodie. We’re deep inside Forbidding canyon, perched on a sandy bench, surrounded by dark, murky water. The surface is thick with shredded vegetation, lumps of wood and other debris. It is bubbling, oozing, and there are … Continue reading

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Sea kayaking in the desert

Thursday 13th October. By Paul. In 1963 the Colorado river was dammed at Page, Arizona to create Lake Powell submerging a stunning part of the river. Since then boating has become a huge industry on Lake Powell. One person here … Continue reading

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A warm welcome

Tuesday 9th August. By Jodie. We’ve finished 18 days of paddling in Glacier Bay National Park. For the first 12 of those days we didn’t speak to any other people. We’re waiting at the pickup beach for the tour boat … Continue reading

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Johns and Margerie

Thursday 4th August. By Jodie. Our 18 day kayaking excursion has been very much about the glaciers, each one unique and amazing. Some can be both intimidating and beautiful. We are camping right up in Tarr Inlet opposite Margerie glacier. … Continue reading

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