Archive for April 16, 2019

The Old Felixstowe pinning report

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Pictures from the recent Erie trip out to Redsands Forts

Setting off from Sheppey travelling to the south of the shipping lanes using channel marker Buoys for navigation. With viability down to less than 100 metres at some points, fog horns on ships we never saw, trusting the compass bearing from weigh points and timing distances covered. Catching first sight of the towers when we were just 200 metres away from them. On our return, having to call a ship who was out of the marked shipping channel on the VHF radio to ask if he was intending to mow us down. It was certainly a trip to remember.

Friday 12th April Evening paddle

Some pictures of Fridays evening paddle. After a bit of a debate of whether to go up stream or down stream, we decided on the Jungle Run,.

Kevin and John tandem slide.
James, Mathew and Ian, jungle run
Ian, Anna and Dan, jungle run
Kevin and one landlocked kayaker Mathew, jungle run
John, tree climbing, jungle run.

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