Mon 29/10-2018 Day 293

Pos: 33.7384,-118.3725 Loc: Portuguese Point Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 38,4 km Start: 08:00 End: 16:00 Sure we got woken by a curious cop at midnight – I friendly told him what we were up to, he friendly told us that here is no camping allowed, but he would leave us there for the night…thanks […]
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Sun 28/10-2018 Day 292

Pos: 33.9815-118.4564 Loc: Marina del Rey beach Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 40,7 km Start: 08:00 End: 16:20 Jamie ca at early Sunday morning time 6.50 to pick us up. Thanks for getting up for us! We loaded the kayaks on his truck with the tailgate down, they had to get some bags on top […]
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Sat 27/10-2018 Day 291

Loc: Malibu Riviera, Paradise Cove Acc: Kenny’s house I spend all morning updating my trip map, trip table, website, picture album and facebooks. A lot of administration work is required to document my trip properly, the base of a future book. I like to finish one section of my trip before I start planning the […]
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Fri 26/10-2018 Day 290

Pos: 34.0206-118.7861 Loc: Malibu Riviera, Paradise Cove Acc: private house Dist: 28,7 km Start: 08:25 End: 14:20 The sleep quality was not the best near the Highway 1, cars zooming by almost all night. I didn’t feel like using earplugs either, my safety feeling regarding someone might dig into my kayak was not fully there… […]
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Thu 25/10-2018 Day 289

Pos: 34.0826,-119.0363 Loc: La Jolla Canyon Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 51,9 km Start: 07:50 End: 18:00 Our campsite was invisible from the water, I like to be stealth camping 🙂 The landing was steep and rocky, but easy on the lulls. Same with the launch this morning. All good! We were aiming for Anacapa […]
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Wed 24/10-2018 Day 288

Loc: Santa Cruz Island Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 31,9 km Start: 08:05 End: 16:05 We spotted the tiny shy local fox yesterday evening and this morning, curiously hoping he would find something yummy among our gear.But sorry, little fox!It seems like the big garbage drum on our beach which hasn’t been attended for a […]
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Tue 23/10-2018 Day 287

Pos: 33.9684,-119.7080 Loc: Santa Cruz Island Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 37,0 km Start: 08:20 End: 15:00 Our beach was once more one of those nasty dumper ones. The Channel islands provide so far not a single easy sheltered landing, and this one is one of the worst. Really HUGE monster are trashing down on […]
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Mon 22/10-2018 Day 286

Pos: 33.9182,-120.0489 Loc: Santa Rosa Island Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 27,0 km Start: 08:00 End: 14:30 October night are long here in California…we have light from about 7am to 7pm only. We were dreading some strong wind today, but it did not happen. All day calm, maybe some cooler breeze of 12 knots, all […]
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Sun 21/10-2018 Day 285

Pos: 33.9967,-120.2391 Loc: Santa Rosa Island Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 38,0 km Start: 07:30 End: 15:35 We decided to leave our camp early, not too sure about rules and regulations here…I launched first, and just as Jaime was afloat, we saw a person coming down the dunes… We were planning to round San Miguel […]
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Sat 20/10-2018 Day 284

Pos: 34.0465,-120.3913 Loc: San Miguel Island Acc: Hilleberg Allak tent Dist: 51,5 km Start 08:05 End: 18:45 Jaime was happy for a drone flight over my easy launch this morning. Strange feeling, to have the camera man turning his back to me (to see the display of his phone better n bright sunlight) while an […]
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