Articles posted by "Freya"

Mon 24/02-2020 Day 485

Pos: 28.0448,-112.8028 Loc: before Punta Juan Bautista Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 17,0 km Start: 06:35 End: 09:25 (10:25 old time) Karel’s forecast this morning brought us back to the reality of potential stronger north winds. Up to 17 knots NW this morning, the afternoon already 22 knots NW
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Sun 23/02-2020 Day 484

Pos: 27.9212,-112.7631 Loc: before Punta San Carlos Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 20,5 km Start: 08:05 End: 13:20 It was Sunday this morning, chilly and windy, and we both thought after the bit of paddling effort yesterday, we would deserve a bit later start when the sunlight is out already. Thought and said, I […]
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Sat 22/02-2020 Day 483

Pos: 27.7846,-112.7149 Loc: white sandy beach Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 41,2 km Start: 07:50 End: 15:50 It is noticeable that the difference between high and low water here further up north becomes larger. It has been about 70 cm when we started, and it is supposed to become u to 2 m soon. […]
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Fri 21/02-2020 Day 481

Pos: 27.5905,-112.4352 Loc: old fish camp beach Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 38,6 km Start: 07:05 End: 15:35 ELizabeth was out for dinner yesterday with our hosts and came back late – accordingly she was a it tired when I woke her this morning 🙂 We had to do some tricky loading on the […]
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Thu 20/02-2020 Day 481

Pos: 27.3368,-112.2633 Loc: Santa Rosalia Acc: SV Pellucidar no paddling today I slept so well on the top of the yacht, just covered with some tarp and plenty of fresh air. Our kayaks were just on the dock besides me. The bench was a bit narrow, but I wouldn’t have changed it for the choice […]
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Wed 19/02-2020 Day 480

Pos: 27.3368,-112.2633 Loc: Santa Rosalia Acc: SV Pellucidar Dist: 50,3 km Start: 07:40 End: 17:40   It was another low wind day, which makes me usually rather falling asleep on paddling then digging in deep. But we did some miles today, and a stop before Santa Rosalia was neither really possible in a decent distance […]
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Tue 18/02-2020 Day 479

Pos: 27.0814,-111.9514 Loc: Mesa Atravesada Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 33,0 km Start: 07:30 End: 14:35 Last night, I had to find my wire cutter tool in my repair kit to cut Elizabeth’s golden ring off her finger. The ring finger was very swollen from just a small wound, and the small golden ring […]
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Mon 17/02-2020 Day 478

Pos: 26.8749,-111.9147 Loc: Arroyo Hondo Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 47,8 km Start: 06:35 End: 16:00   A perfect weather forecast for today! We were just thinking that we were amazed we didn’t run into more kayaking groups than Ginni’s – and there came a huge flotilla just around the corner launching as early […]
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Sun 16/02-2020 Day 477

Pos: 26.6969,-111.5664 Loc: behind Santa Teresa Point Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 8,6 km Start: 06:35 End: 08:20   We gave it today at least a try, as on other days when the forecast said up to 20 knots, we could at least paddle half a day. But today, things were not really pleasant […]
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Sat 15/02-2020 Day 476

Pos: 26.6307,-111.5671 Loc: Bahia San Nicolas Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 36,4 km Start: 06:35 End: 14:05   We launched early as usual with first light, aiming for Punta Pulpito. Four yachts sought shelter in the bay before a majestic huge rock, which looked in bright sunlight pretty impressive. We found a smaller arch […]
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