Filtered by category "SA Sec 3 Stg 23 Brasil 6"

Tue 24/02-2015 Day 791

  Highlights: Lovely paddle Lowlights: Ended up on a professional campsite Launch: River beach Landing: River beach Pos: here Loc: Maruja Acc: tent Dist: 49,8 km Start: 6:50 End: 17:00 I felt quite all right with my campsite in the village, until 8.15pm they started a generator,and many lights around me flashed up…no electricity here! […]
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Mon 23/02-2015 Day 790

  Highlights: good campsite Lowlights: still suffering heat rash and bug bites Launch: steep river beach Landing: river beach Pos: here Loc: small village Acc: tent Dist: 42,0 km Start: 6:50 End: 16:00 I didn’t sleep too well on my tiny remote river beach. The noises were different, no surf, but traffic. A lot of […]
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Sun 22/02-2015 Day 789

  Highlights: Relaxed paddling inside the Mar Pequeno Lowlights: Entry into the river Launch: Ugly surf Landing: River bank Pos: here Loc: close to Iguape Acc: tent Dist: 42,6 km Start: 6:50 End: 16:35 Yesterday I thought the launch would be easy going…but high tide was through,and somehow the swell created again a nasty combination […]
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Sat 21/02-2015 Day 788

  Highlights: Feeling ok again Lowlights: Headwind, capsized on landing Launch: low surf Landing: moderate surf Pos: here Loc: beach between 2 headlands Acc: tent Dist: 30,1 km Start: 6:55 End: 14:15 A little stiff and wobbly, but I was ok again to keep on paddling today. No more throwing up, no diarrhea. Strange sickness. […]
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Fri 20/02-2015 Day 787

  Highlights: Good recovery Lowlights: Feeling sick to have a day off Loc: beach behind Guarau Acc: tent I slept until 9 am, when the first friendly park guard came to have a look at me and I told him I was sick and needed to stay a day here. Sure, no problem! I kept […]
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Thu 19/02-2015 Day 786

  Highlights: Leo escorted me out for 9 km Lowlights: I got sick on the water, threw up Launch: Low wide surf Landing: Low surf Pos: here Loc: beach behind Guarau Acc: tent Dist:39,8 km Start: 6:50 End: 15:30 All went easy on paddling out of the wide surf belt, despite my kayak being heavy […]
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Wed 18/02-2015 Day 785

  Highlights: Paddle in in surf with no capsize Lowlights: Decided late to go… Launch: Low to moderate wide surf ok Landing: Moderate to big wide surf ok Pos: here Loc: Itanhaem Acc: Leo and Lucianas house Dist: 35,8 km Start: 9:40 End: 16:50 My plan from yesterday was to have a day off, but […]
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Tue 17/02-2015 Day 784

  Highlights: Leo was able to pick me up Lowlights: Two rolls on landing, endless rain and headwind Launch: Low surf Landing: Very wide moderate to big surf Pos: here Loc: Praia Grande Acc: Leo and Lucianas house Dist: 27,3 km Start: 6:40 End: 13:35 That military beach was a great campsite. No soldier, as […]
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Mon 16/02-2015 Day 783

    Highlights: Rescued a small baby bird floating in the water Lowlights:It flew off twice and eventually probably drowned… Launch: Moderate dumper Landing:Wide low surf belt Pos: here Loc: Military beach Guaruja Acc: tent Dist: 25,2 km Start: 6:40 End: 13:15 A good sleep, but the physical rest time was just too short after […]
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Sun 15/02-2015 Day 782

  Highlights: Good distance despite strong headwind Lowlights: Strong headwind in the afternoon Launch: Sheltered beach Landing: Moderate dumper Pos: here Loc: Beach behind Rio Itapanhari Acc: tent Dist: 50,2 km Start: 6:30 End: 18:45 It was the first half of the day easy paddling with low westerly wind, until 12.30h and I hit the […]
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