Archive for August 2017

Kayak Journey Update: 8/18/17

Churned up brown water near Amicon River on Lake Superior.

August 12 We were up and out by 8:00 and water conditions were great. Joe and I stopped at the Brule River at snack time and it’s really a busy area. We also fit in a 10 minute nap, we love that part! Paddled back out and aimed for the Amnicon River. The water was…

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Kayak Journey Update: 8/12/17

Apostle Islands National Lakeshore shoreline.

August 5 The lake is finally calm again and we are back on the water. It was a short day, planned for it to be so we can meet with Jeff and Marcia Rohr with a supply drop. We only paddled 14 miles, making our destination of Ontonagon Township Park. The park is very clean…

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Kayak Journey Update: 8/8/17

Lake Superior sunset with a campfire on the beach.

July 29 We left Munising, Michigan and had a great day on the water. We saw a Shipwreck in the Bay just a few miles out and that was so cool! We encountered more rock walls and to our surprise we were more impressed by these than Pictured Rocks. We were able to see more…

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Kayak Journey Update: 7/31/17

Camping on a rock on Lake Superior.

July 22, 2017 We started out for Paradise… With a beautiful sunrise and high hopes for the days paddle. After the first 3 miles things headed south. We thought we could land in Paradise but instead we ended up with steep walls reinforced with rock to hold back the constant erosion caused by the waves.…

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