All posts in category Paddling

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 […]

Skirts And Skins


A video record of the Skin On Frame kayaks hand made in downtown Brighton Michigan over the Michigan winter.  Launch Party held at the end of May to get the works of art into the water.  Group paddled from Portage Lake to Zukey Lake and back.

A Progressive Sport


Kayaking is a sport you can grow with, meet new friends, go to beautiful places, gets you outside and gets you in shape. The sport can be fun at any skill level.

Sea Kayak Rescue


Here’s a funny video, demonstrates a deep water technique to recover from a roll and wet exit.  It supposed to show the “crab” re-entry.  More practice may be needed.

Mid August Blues And Beer Bellies


Weekends on the water

Fair Weather Boaters


I am out on the lake as much as possible, either in my kayak or my 30 HP Craig Cat  power boat (after kayaking). The amount of people on the water is directly linked to sun and temperature, an increase in either brings an increase in traffic. This also applies to kayakers. I have had […]

Close Encountrer Of the Bird Kind


Video