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.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Mid winter dawn over Portencross.
..Portencross, where we got ready in the freezing...
little bay by the castle. We were on the water by 9am and slipped out of the narrow...
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Even the Garnock gulls seemed less ordinary.
We suddenly became aware that we were not alone in the Garnock estuary. Everywhere we looked there was teeming bird life seeking shelter for the winter.
As the estuary emptied a whooper swan decided there was not enough room in the narrowing channel and flew off towards more open water as...
...the open Firth of Clyde beyond.
Who would have thought that this waterway behind the industrial decay of the former Nobel explosives works would have been such a natural wonder?
Monday, December 08, 2014
Amid the decay, something brought a smile to our faces.
he Irvine and Garnock estuaries.