Imagine you are at the edge of the sea on a day when it is difficult to say where the land ends and the sea begins and where the sea ends and the sky begins. Sea kayaking lets you explore these and your own boundaries and broadens your horizons. Sea kayaking is the new mountaineering.
Thursday, April 21, 2011
Little Cumbrae sunset.
We met at Portencross at 730pm...
...and formulated a quick plan to paddle round Little Cumbrae Island.
We set the controls...
...for the heart of...
As we crossed to Gull Point it slowly sank in the west, turning from orange to red.
On our return, our way was lit by the glow of Hunterston nuclear power station. Fortunately Harvey was with us and as he works there, we assumed it was quite safe.