Thursday, January 01, 2009

Sea kayaking desktop wallpaper calendar 2009

I wish a very Happy New Year to all visitors to As way of a celebration of the last year and in anticipation of sea kayaking adventures yet to come, here is the 5th annual sea kayaking desktop wallpaper calendar from

January, winter sunset off the Mull of Galloway.

February, crossing from Bute to Arran with a great view of the hills of Glen Sannox.

March, the distant outline of Arran from Culzean Bay, on the Carrick coast of Ayrshire.

April, Geoda Tobha, Pabaigh Mor, Loch Rog, Lewis.

May, approaching stacs Soay and Biorach in the Hirta Soay gap, St Kilda.

June, the Stac Lee gannet colony with Hirta and Soay in the distance, St Kilda.

July, the Caolas Scarp, between Scarp and Harris.

August, the lonely bothy, Islay.

September, an elephant emerges from the mist, Sanda, Mull of Kintyre.

October, the Great Race in the Gulf of Corryvreckan between Scarba and Jura.

November, the Sgurr of Eigg from the Sound of Arisaig.

December,mid winter sunset behind Ailsa Craig from the Dunure Skerries, Firth of Clyde.

This shows the locations of the photos in the 2009 calendar. We were very lucky to get round so many truly great sea kayaking places on the west coast!

The calendar is available for download here and is available in the four most common screen resolutions used by visitors to this site. New this year is the replacement of 800x600 by 1024x600, the rise of the netbook!