Thu 22/11-2018 Day 317

Pos: 29.2407,-114.8330 Loc: Playa Cuchillo Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent no paddling today The night with the almost full moon was dead calm, but did I hear some rain drops? Almost impossible… We woke to a calm day, and relaxed…the wind will come…maybe at 11 am, it started to blow moderately, then stronger. Nothing special, we […]
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Wed 21/11-2018 Day 316

Pos: 29.2407,-114.8330 Loc: Playa Cuchillo Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 28,6 km Start: 07:00 End: 13:10 The launch was a bit tricky. As expected, on the highest tide time this morning, the water reached over the flat sandy foreshore up to the steep gravel bar we were camping on, and created some reflective waves. I […]
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Tue 20/11-2018 Day 315

Pos: 29.3972,-115.0286 Loc: open flat beach Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 29,9 km Start: 07:00 End: 15:20 We calculated our water resources for the next eight days as sufficient, three liters each day for each. One of our spare plastic canister broke yesterday, and we lost two liters of the precious liquid. Still enough. Our […]
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Mon 19/11-2018 Day 314

Pos: 29.5216,-115.2679 Loc: Puerto Santa Catarina Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 41,7 km Start: 07:00 End: 15:20 Lisa’s launch went a bit rough on not perfect timing this morning. We pushed her kayak down the gravel too early, I told her to already jump in on a high wash and to close the deck, but […]
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Sun 18/11-2018 Day 313

Pos: 29.7004,-115.6242 Loc: Punta San Fernando Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 35,5 km Start: 07:20 End: 14:00 At 4.30 am, our night was over. The restaurant owner from yesterday who gave us water warned us that around 5 am, the fishermen start to launch their boats, and they did. Abot twenty-five boats on two launching […]
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Sat 17/11-2018 Day 312

Pos: 30.4843,-116.1014 Loc: Punta Baja Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 70,5 km Start: 06:30 End: 19:40 How nice it is o sleep with gently lapping waves on the beach instead of with trashing surf…some curious fishermen neighbors walked by our tents around 9-ish, but besides that, we slept deep and well with the outlook of […]
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Fri 16/11-2018 Day 311

Pos: 30.4843,-116.1014 Loc: Isla San Martin Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 46,4 km Start: 07:30 End: 15:30 It was a chilly night! Mexico is getting winter…or such. The water is still warm-ish, the day’s air temperature also, but the nights are getting me to put on another thin layer in my thin sleeping bag. Getting […]
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Thu 15/11-2018 Day 310

Pos: 30.8785,-116.1914 Loc: before Punta San Jacinto Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 43,1 km Start: 06:30 End: 14:50 The night was too long…we have only eleven hours of daylight, from 6am to 5pm. When it gets dark, my body likes to sleep. But then I wake at night too often with ten hours or such […]
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Wed 14/11-2018 Day 309

Pos: 31.1813,-116.3259 Loc: wonderful tempting beach Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 12,8 km Start: 09:40 End: 12:05 The tent was shaking all night, and we were a bit worried that the nearby bush fire would reach us…but thank goodness, the wind blew it in the other way. We both sticked our heads out of the […]
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Tue 13/11-2018 Day 308

Pos: 31.2737,-116.3882 Loc: Erendira Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 23,9 km Start: 06:50 End: 14:05 break 9:25 to 11:45 We had to change plans a few times today. The forecast for the morning was ese to nw 3 to 10 knots, gusts 18 knots, afternoon nw to ne 3 to 6 knots, gusts 14 knots. […]
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