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Thu 29/08-2019 Day 461

Pos: 65.6012,-168.0865 Loc: Wales Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 33,5 km Start: 8:30 End: 15:00 Ross and I were happy to see the seas finally going down again to a normal level. We were also happy to not have to wait one more day to get started again! Three days on the beach were […]
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Wed 28/08-2019 Day 460

Pos: 65.4453,-167.5659 Loc: before Kanauguk river Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent no paddling today Day number three of our unlucky long beach stay…it still looks like FOUR days off to make us both happy to continue. I didn’t sleep well this night, thinking I am hearing some scraping noises outside of some little animal. It […]
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Tue 27/08-2019 Day 459

Pos: 65.4453,-167.5659 Loc: before Kanauguk river Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent no paddling today Day number two of our unlucky long beach stay…it looks like FOUR days off – I can’t recall I ever had that on a beach! Well better waiting for safe weather for both of us than taking any risks. We have […]
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Mon 26/08-2019 Day 458

Pos: 65.4453,-167.5659 Loc: before Kanauguk river Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent no paddling today Wind up to 20 knots from SE, and seas as lumpy I have not seen them since Naknek, plus a rainy drizzle – no way to paddle today. We stayed inside until 11.30, and in a drizzle gap, we decided to […]
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Sun 25/08-2019 Day 457

Pos: 65.4453,-167.5659 Loc: before Kanauguk river Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 27,6 km Start: 7:15 End: 12:35 We had two more visitors on our tent last night, those 4 ATV’s we saw when we arrived on our crossing came back from their hunting trip. First, around 8 pm, three guys on two ATV’s came […]
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Sat 24/08-2019 Day 456

Pos: 65.3834,-167.0286 Loc: river inlet Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 32,0 km Start: 7:40 End: 15:00 Two days off – now it was time to move again! It was still quite windy tonight, and cold…it is slowly but surely getting autumn here! But the sea in our big bayside was calm, and the wind […]
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Fri 23/08-2019 Day 455

Pos: 65.1753,-166.9404 Loc: before Port Clarence Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent no paddling today One more strong 20+knots headwind day to sit out. Nothing exciting happened, the usual stuff to pass such a day like reading, cooking, small repairs, talk and a hike around our doorstep lake.   Tomorrow, we are supposed to be able […]
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Thu 22/08-2019 Day 454

Pos: 65.1753,-166.9404 Loc: before Port Clarence Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent no paddling today All night we had a shaking tent from 20+ knots northerly winds, which increased during the day to around 25 knots – no day to paddle, neither just by myself nor inside the “shelter” of the big bay. So we slept […]
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Wed 21/08-2019 Day 453

Pos: 65.1753,-166.9404 Loc: before Port Clarence Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 27,0 km Start: 7:15 End: 15:00 I was glad the wind and seas calmed down again overnight. It was also not as freezing cold as yesterday’s clear morning. We were to round Cape Douglas today and would have to punch again straight into […]
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Tue 20/08-2019 Day 452

Pos: 64.9912,-166.6913 Loc: Cape Douglas Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 13,0 km Start: 7:40 End: 10:50 I looked outside the tent this night and saw a red big moon rising from behind the mountains, beautiful, though already a few days past the full moon. The night was clear, and accordingly cold. But we did […]
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