All posts in category kayaking

Great Lakes Paddlers Fall Paddle Part 2 Lt Portage to Zukey Lake


This video shows getting to Zukey Lake Tavern, inside the Tavern, playing in the mud getting in and out.  Some horses visited us from Brighton Mi Stables.  Good time had by all.  Picked up a nice Kayak couple who caught up with the group at the Tavern. Sunny day, warm for October, colors were good, […]

Great Lakes Paddlers


Part one of a four part video kayak tour series with the Great Lakes Paddlers

Fall Paddle Video And Home Grown Music


Fall Paddle to high energy music.

Fall Thoughts and Experiences


I thought of this blog while I was walking my two dogs for an hour on the back roads near my house, walked from Little Portage Lake to Silver Lake and back.  It was a very nice Saturday not cold, not hot, sunny and very quiet and peaceful.  Only two cars past me in the […]

Attitudes: IC Machine Versus Human Power


Are people different in machines than they are when using their own power? What do you think?

Fall Season


Well it is now fall, the leaves are turning and soon the tour up the chain of lakes will be in peak color.  On the lakes people are busy getting their docks and boat lifts out, at least the smart ones are before the water gets cold. For the record my boat and lift come […]

Full Skin On Frame Launch Series Posted


If you were part of this event, you may want to watch the whole video, or if you just like watching reality events enjoy. The idea is to see that lots of people are enjoying kayaking and if you want to get some good exercise, and meet new people this sport is a way you […]

Some Rough Water – Check This Out


Last Hot Paddle of 2010 for SE MI


Somewhat long video paddling down the Huron River from Zukey Lake in Southeast Michigan.  It shows the boat traffic on a hot day being shared by kayakers.  Temperature was 85 and mostly sunny, humid.  Lots of people were enjoying the Zukey Lake sand bar staying cool.  There is one place between Strawberry Lake and the […]

Fall Kayaking


I admit it, I love summer, it is my favorite season.  As long as I am near water it can be hot and humid.  I even do well in Arizona out in 115 degree heat, of course the sun is out there.  A Northern Michigan summer is fantastic. Now having said all that I know […]