Filtered by category "SA Sec 3 Stg 19 Brasil 2"

Thu 10/04-2014 Day 651

  Fortunately stuck anywhere on low tide Pos: here Loc: Rio Macuripana Acc: tent Dist: 48 km Start: 7:10 End: 16:55 I was full of new energy after a whole day off, temperatures on the beach were acceptable. Some small skin healing progress, but not much. I had to drag my gear to the sea side of the […]
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Wed 09/04-2014 Day 650

  Good to have my very first full rest day after Belem. Strong wind and heavy rain ,ost day Pos: here Loc: Ilha do Atim Acc: tent The channel I came from was fully dry on low tide, always amazing, but also scary. I really don’t want to be stuck and sit there for hours to wait […]
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Tue 08/04-2014 Day 649

  Three hours dry on the first channel crossing. Strong headwind, I´m so tired… Pos: here Loc: Ilha do Atim Acc: tent Dist: 23,9 km Start: 6:15 End: 13:30 I had my doubts on starting early as usual this morning. Lowest tide was at 7 am, but again the fishermen confirmed I could pass this channel even […]
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Mon 07/04-2014 Day 648

  Thank goodness this long point had a channel. Outside is just shite… Pos: here Loc: Punta do Surunha Acc: tent Dist: 38,4 km Start: 6:15 End: 15:30 I slept well and safe beside the friendly family’s house, just a bit hot as it was raining occasionally and I had to close my outer tent fully. At least […]
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Sun 06/04-2014 Day 647

  Just able to round rough point, then 2 hrs rudder repair Pos: here Loc: Punta do Borges Acc: tent Dist: 28,5 km Start: 6:00 End: 12.40 My beach mates went out around 5pm and midnight for fishing, I could stay put and rest. But it’s hot, my skin rash is not healing, nor the sores. But I […]
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Sat 05/04-2014 Day 646

  A hot afternoon on the beach…good for my body, bad for progress Pos: here Loc: Ilha Boa Vista do S. João Acc: tent Dist: 30,7 km Start: 6:20 End: 13:05 I had to pack just above the mud, and then “just” slide down the steep long bank in a seal launch like I saw yesterday another […]
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Fri 04/04-2014 Day 645

  Need a bodyguard in the city! No mobile internet here to send off my already written updates… Pos: here Loc: Carutapera Acc: tent Dist: 43,2 km Start: 6:00 End: 13:55 A calm night, nice to pack the tent dry. Rounding the tip of Ilha Itacupim was very shallow with many fishing poles, but easy and no […]
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Thu 03/04-2014 Day 644

  Paddled the channel with a bugnet… Pos: here Loc: Ilha Itacupim north Acc: tent in palm hut Dist: 32,5 km Start: 6:05 End: 12:05 I felt a slight bit uncomfortable on this spot, as those fishermen had been too curious for my gut feeling. But no one came back, thank goodness. It was to find another […]
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Wed 02/04-2014 Day 643

  Easy wide channel to a small beach before fully dry Pos: here Loc: Baia Chuna Acc: tent Dist: 32,8 km Start: 6:20 End: 11:30 I was eventually fully alone in those beach huts, bar a herd of maybe twenty cows making strange noises everywhere all night. I actually feel better in a populated village, despite maybe “civilization” […]
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Tue 01/04-2014 Day 642

  Stopped early before trapped in low tide. I am worn! Pos: here Loc: Baia do Caeté Acc: tent on hut on stilts on beach Dist: 33,2 km Start: 6:15 End: 11:20 My hut mates were out fishing around low tide, means they were awake again at midnight, went out with their noisy boats and came back […]
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