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Mon 10/02-2020 Day 471

Pos: 25.8115,-111.2939 Loc: north of Puerto Escondido Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 36,0 km Start: 08:30 End: 16:00   I forgot to mention our one and only “real” cave exploring yesterday! I named the long 30 m tunnel “crab cave”, as colorful crabs were all over the walls. Nothing for someone with a spider-phobia […]
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Sun 09/02-2020 Day 470

Pos: 25.6040,-111.1855 Loc: north of Agua Verde Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 39,8 km Start: 07:25 End: 15:30   I was just in the deepest sleep and recovery phase of this night when some nasty coyote started to howl through the bright full moon night. Sure I was vertical in my tent and tried […]
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Sat 08/02-2020 Day 469

Pos: 25.3718,-110.9911 Loc: gravel beach Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 40,2km Start: 08:00 End: 16:40 We gave it an easy start this morning, as no strong wind was threatening today. So nice to get up not in darkness! It was simply just a lovely paddling day along amazing cliffs and beaches. Nothing really particular […]
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Fri 07/02-2020 Day 468

Pos: 25.0804,-110.8624 Loc: behind Los Dolores Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 35,8 km Start: 06:20 End: 15:50   El Norte was supposed to be still blowing with 20-25 knots in gusts, and we got up very early to make the best of the day. We planned to refill water at the small village of […]
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Thu 06/02-2020 Day 467

Pos: 24.8824,-110.6862 Loc: Cabeza de Mechudo Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 11,8 km Start: 06:50 End: 09:30   The forecast said headwinds up to 25 and 27 knots, but as the night was calm and clear, we gave it a very early start to make some distance until the forecasted winds really kick in. […]
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Wed 05/02-2020 Day 466

Pos: 24.7939,-110.6613 Loc: Cabeza de Mechudo Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent   no paddling today, too much headwind   We were actually hoping, it would be windy enough to have an excuse not to paddle today, as both our bodies were sore from the challenging headwind crossing yesterday. For today, northerly headwind well over 20 […]
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Tue 04/02-2020 Day 465

Pos: 24.7939,-110.6613 Loc: Cabeza de MechudoAcc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tentDist: 40,8 kmStart: 06:15 End: 15:05 We had the option to cross over to the mainland today with up to 15-20 knots in gusts mostly south-westerly. Or we could wait another three days, Wed, Thu and Fri, until the upcoming north-westerly straight into the face would […]
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Mon 03/02-2020 Day 464

Pos: 24.5805,-110.3962 Loc: Isla La Partida Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 40,8 km Start: 7:30 End: 17:00 It was raining all night…this winter season was supposed to be a wet one, they say the land is more green than usual. Wind and seas were low and we were good spirits to paddle along Isla […]
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Sun 02/02-2020 Day 463

Pos: 24.4275,-110.3093 Loc: Punta Bonanza Isla Espiritu Santo Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 35,6 km Start: 8:10 End: 16:15 I had a long sleep and was keen to get up again at 6am, easy, as I am still in jet lag mode. Packing went smooth, but I got the idea to better check once […]
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Sat 01/02-2020 Day 462

Pos: 24.2144,-110.0891 Loc: Punta Santa Cruz Acc: Hilleberg Keron 4 tent Dist: 22,6 km Start: 8:45 End: 15:20 Finally! Back on the water! My flight went from Copenhagen via Washington to San Diego, where my trustworthy old friend Jen Kleck picked me from the airport and gave me once more a bed for the night. […]
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