All posts for the month January, 2011

Greenland Skin On Frame Kayak Building Begins


An informal group (Skirts and Skins) has come together as a team effort to learn and build Greenland Skin On Frame Kayaks. It is an international mix of people with several engineers in the group in the states due employment with international companies. The group has rented a warehouse in Livonia Michigan to build 15 kayaks and one canoe in 3 months.

Want To Start Kayaking – Beginning to Kayak?


Beginning to kayak, or if you’re thinking about how to start kayaking? What most newbie paddlers don’t know is there are many types of kayaks and the ease of paddling; ease of tipping over varies wildly depending on the model and type.

A Downhill Cross Country Ski Run From The Summit Of Peach Mountain


Cross County Ski run down the Mountain

Pool Antics With Kayaks


Some crazy antics in the pool with kayaks.

I Can’t Start Kayaking – Cross Country Ski Instead For Exercise


Had a great time getting exercise and cross country skiing with fresh snow and warmer temperatures. I only saw two other skiers out there, but I was not the first on all the hills. Peach Mountain is owned by the University Of Michigan and does not allow any machines, perfect for hiking and cross country skiing.

Winter Cold With Exercise Scam


In the warmer weather I kayak several times a week and bike as often as I can. The dogs get long dog walks with the next lake over as the destination for midpoint watering, there are roller blade tails nearby at Hudson Mills Metro Park for a Saturday or Sunday morning skate.

The Recession Is Over!


Holidays over and 2011 is going to be a busy year.

Solo Skate Around The Lake


Ice skating for exercise.