Filtered by category "NA Sect 5 South"

Sun 01/03-2020 Day 491

Pos: 28.8021,-112.4359 Loc: Isla Tiburon Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 28,1 km Start: 7:25 End: 13:00   We didn’t go snorkeling yesterday, as I forgot that one can actually swim with the sea lions with no problems. Tourists do guided tours to sea lion spots and snorkel around them. The fishing guys told us […]
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Sat 29/02-2020 Day 490

Pos: 28.6719,-112.6000 Loc: Isla San Esteban Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 47,0 km Start: 05:30 End: 15:45 (back to old time)   We couldn’t have picked a better day for this crossing! It was most of the dead calm, even oily, mirroring water. Nothing really to suffer besides occasionally a certain amount of boredom […]
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Fri 28/02-2020 Day 489

Pos: 28.3414,-112.8672 Loc: behind El Barril Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 41,0 km Start: 05:35 End: 14:50   High time to go paddling again! The night was calm, and the sea smooth again. Well, at least here…All calm before and around Punta San Juan Bautista, plus mostly thereafter. This is where the coast trends […]
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Thu 27/02-2020 Day 488

Pos: 28.0448,-112.8028 Loc: before Punta Juan Bautista Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent   no paddling today   Three and more than a half-day unwanted beach asylum will be finished tomorrow. We’ll paddle on Friday. The night was still very windy, but basically, we could have paddled again in the morning for about four hours and […]
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Wed 26/02-2020 Day 487

Pos: 28.0448,-112.8028 Loc: before Punta Juan Bautista Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent no paddling today One of those tedious off-days on a beach. One day off is fine to relax, but this was basically already the third day if I count also the last short paddling day. And it seems we have to suffer one […]
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Tue 25/02-2020 Day 486

Pos: 28.0448,-112.8028 Loc: before Punta Juan Bautista Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent no paddling today Yesterday, we could have paddled in the evening for another three hours or such, but once we’ve set camp, I’m not really keen to go again. Also, though the wind had settled for the evening and night, we were not […]
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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   Tomorrow and Wednesday […]
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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, […]
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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 […]
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Fri 21/02-2020 Day 482

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 bit it tired when I woke her this morning We had to do some tricky loading on […]
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