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Sea Kayaking & Surf Kayaking for the moving water enthusiast

August 11, 2010
by johnfleming
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Sea Kayaking South Manitou in a day

It’s 8am on Cannery Beach, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. It’s me, a chain smoking heavy equipment operator, and nobody else. He says that no overweight tourists will be at the beach until about 11, and he wants to lift the cannery up off the ground before they get there. By the end of the day, my body and physics degree will both agree that the crane and I have each expended about the same amount of total energy. To which my liberal arts education replies, “but I have been across the sea.” Continue reading

June 11, 2009
by kwikle
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Volunteers Needed for Grand Rapids Water Festival

Chip Richards of Grand Rapids is in need of volunteers for the Grand Rapids Water Festival He forwarded this message along. I will be there on the water. Please mark your calender for the Grand Rapids Water Festival, Saturday June … Continue reading

October 2, 2007
by kwikle
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Wind, Waves, Wine 2007

This year’s Wind, Waves, and Wine event was moved to Lake Michigan Recreation Area north of Ludington. Blessed with fortune I left work on Friday to arrive at exactly the same time as Henry Davies. We drove over to the … Continue reading

September 19, 2007
by kwikle
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Wawa, Greenland Style Kayaking Symposium 2007

Doug Van Doren and I arrived in Wawa Ontario midday on Friday. We stepped out of the car to view Rock Island Lodge’s panoramic view of both the Michipicoten River mouth and Lake Superior. The dappled gray rocks, with pock … Continue reading