Articles posted by "Freya"

Wed 11/03-2020 Day 501

Pos: 27.8110,-110.6149 Loc: Estero Tortuga beach Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 50,6 km Start: 07:00 End: 16:20   Our kayaks stayed afloat beside the yachts, as Marina policy says you can’t keep anything on the docks beside a small stepladder to get into the boat.No problem, as the wakes of the boats going in […]
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Tue 10/03-2020 Day 500

Pos: 27.9482,-111.0582 Loc: San Carlos Acc: SV Pellucidar A typical city day, or rather marina day. Online work and calls all morning, shopping in the afternoon at the Walmart in Guyama. On the advice of the Marina people, we took the local bus for only 17 Pesos (O,81 $ US) which did the job, but […]
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Mon 09/03-2020 Day 499

Pos: 27.9482,-111.0582 Loc: San Carlos Acc: SV Pellucidar Dist: 43,1 km Start: 7:00 End: 16:15   This morning, our tent was outside quite dry, but my shirts inside the tent on the laundry line still wet. Hmmm, we need a different system. Or more sunshine! Today was calm seas and wind, very different from yesterday! […]
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Sun 08/03-2020 Day 498

Pos: 28.1314,-111.2952 Loc: Caleta Venecia Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 49,4 km Start: 7:00 End: 16:05 A drizzle-rainy gray day, wiith stronger headwinds in the morning, low in the afternoon. The last section of our long beach was littered with red algae, and it smelled and looked like the whole villages of the area […]
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Sat 07/03-2020 Day 497

Pos: 28.3800,-111.4799 Loc: before Tastiota Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 40,8 km Start: 7:05 End: 15:10   Yes, we are on the eastern side of the Sea of Cortez! When on the Baja peninsula, our shirts and pants hung outside overnight have been bone dry each morning, as well as our tent, this morning, […]
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Fri 06/03-2020 Day 496

Pos: 28.5835,-111.7622 Loc: long beach Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 37,9 km Start: 7:05 End: 16:00   The first day paddling with Marg! We had ideal conditions for someone in a new kayak, calm water low winds, sunshine, warm water, not too hot, not too chilly… Marg felt pretty comfortable in my kayak, and […]
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Thu 05/03-2020 Day 495

Pos: 28.8223,-111.9457 Loc: Bahia Kino Acc: Islandia Marina cabin   no paddling today   I started working on waypoints all morning until Elizabeth was packed to catch her bus on the first section of her journey home. Our friendly RV neighbor Harvey too us three on his four-wheeler cart dropped Elizabeth at the bus station, […]
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Wed 04/03-2020 Day 494

Pos: 28.8223,-111.9457 Loc: Bahia Kino Acc: Islandia Marina cabin   no paddling today   It was a typical day in the city, doing all-day business mails and calls, private calls and uploading the pictures and stories to Facebook and Google picture album. It takes a while, despite the internet works well here.   In the […]
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Tue 03/03-2020 Day 493

Pos: 28.8223,-111.9457 Loc: Bahia Kino Acc: Islandia Marina cabin Dist: 35,0 km Start: 6:35 End: 13:25 Elizabeth’s last paddling day started with RAIN! We haven’t had any besides a few drippers which didn’t even wet the tent, but since yesterday afternoon, it was raining quite strongly all night. The whole morning it was on and […]
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Mon 02/03-2020 Day 492

Pos: 28.7867,-112.2735 Loc: Isla Tiburon south Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 25,8 km Start: 7:05 End: 12:35 We were well rested for this second-last short paddling day. The sea was slightly up, and the points plus the quite impressive long steep cliffs still accordingly lumpy. But it was better than yesterday’s paddle along the […]
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