Local hiking

Spent an hour yesterday walking arround Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve very pretty area in the middle of the burbs.

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Sports Utility Vehicle

The neighbors have become accustomed to seeing this sight roar by at the weekends but it never fails to amuse a few fishermen at the slip. The kayak shed, which also has to house...

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Going climbing

Yesterday I made plans with a friend to go to Taylors Falls do do some climbing. Looking forward to it as I have not been on the rock since I was climbing on an island in the middle of the Potomac with my father, but that is another story, one which i must tell when I...

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Skim Kayaks

I was reading Sea Kayaker magazine last night and came a cross an ad for this great looking kayak, I think I need...

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Voyaging Parents

My parents are off on a grand voyage across part of the Gulf to some remote Keys. This afternoon I received a very scratchy call from my cell phone telling me they had reached Nest Key, which can be viewed at this Google Maps link it looks like an awsome place.They...

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More pictures from FL trip

It is hard to describe how much fun the girls had on the beach, they spent hours jumping waves, fortunately the water temp was higher than last year so they did not turn blue.I practiced rolling the kayak a few times, without a great deal of success.The girls hunted...

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