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by yippie kayak
Wed Sep 01, 2021 8:26 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Kayak Camping Tents on Sand
Replies: 16
Views: 758

Re: Kayak Camping Tents on Sand

Hi YK, Buried stones used as deadmen work but..... I try to avoid camping on sand if there's any possible, even marginal alternative. I've camped or bivvied on slabs, pebbles and shingle banks rather than on sand itself - it's salt-laden, abrasive, gets absolutely everywhere and wrecks kit quicker ...
by yippie kayak
Wed Sep 01, 2021 7:26 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Kayak Camping Tents on Sand
Replies: 16
Views: 758

Re: Kayak Camping Tents on Sand

What stops it blowing away ??????
by yippie kayak
Wed Sep 01, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Kayak Camping Tents on Sand
Replies: 16
Views: 758

Re: Kayak Camping Tents on Sand

Image
Ran out of room inside the boat, so had to use the deck..
by yippie kayak
Wed Sep 01, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Kayak Camping Tents on Sand
Replies: 16
Views: 758

Re: Kayak Camping Tents on Sand

The fire wood was Ash, felled and split from my farm and carried in my boat, and rocks were pre used already and in place, and we took all our rubbish away and picked up more that we found ,and left the beach cleaner than when we arrived,,,,
by yippie kayak
Wed Sep 01, 2021 8:20 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Kayak Camping Tents on Sand
Replies: 16
Views: 758

Kayak Camping Tents on Sand

This is how we do it, any other suggestions welcome.
by yippie kayak
Tue Jul 20, 2021 9:36 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Hot Paddle
Replies: 11
Views: 675

Re: Hot Paddle

Hi Chris,
I think the spray deck was found on the side of a road,,,, probably fell of a car, this was several weeks ago.
by yippie kayak
Tue Jul 20, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Hot Paddle
Replies: 11
Views: 675

Hot Paddle

July heatwave and super flat sea,, Sun cream, Hats, and plenty of water.
by yippie kayak
Tue Sep 22, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: 200th Film
Replies: 0
Views: 366

200th Film

Finally made it to film number 200,
by yippie kayak
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: The Greatest Paddle In Pembrokeshire (probably)
Replies: 0
Views: 530

The Greatest Paddle In Pembrokeshire (probably)

The greatest paddle in Pembrokeshire..... https://youtu.be/OjVRhJTneZU
by yippie kayak
Fri Apr 26, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Boats for Sheep
Replies: 3
Views: 739

Boats for Sheep

After rescuing a fallen sheep we turned around and the perfect rescue craft had turned up,We did not call him and did not know where he came from and he was not a farmer, What are the chances !!!!!!!!!, 6.50mins on the film.
by yippie kayak
Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: waterproof camera for sea kayaking
Replies: 13
Views: 2603

Re: waterproof camera for sea kayaking

Hi ,
I have used Olympus Tough for about 5 years, (Now on my second one), If you want to see footage shot on them click the link.
by yippie kayak
Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:02 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Lightning
Replies: 10
Views: 1478

Lightning

Whilst out paddling the other day in a heavy rain cloud, i was asked the question by a friend, " what happens if we get struck by lightning", I realised that i did not know the answer, Any thoughts on the matter?.
by yippie kayak
Mon Jun 04, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Skomer and Puffins
Replies: 1
Views: 404

Re: Skomer and Puffins

A Fantastic day on Skomer to see the Puffins, and a quick detour through Jacks Sound.
by yippie kayak
Mon Jun 04, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Skomer and Puffins
Replies: 1
Views: 404

Skomer and Puffins

Fantastic day on Skomer
by yippie kayak
Mon May 08, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Skomer and Puffins
Replies: 1
Views: 633

Skomer and Puffins

One word "Puffins",
by yippie kayak
Mon Oct 31, 2016 2:11 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Teifi Tour at Cenarth Falls
Replies: 2
Views: 687

Teifi Tour at Cenarth Falls

2016 Teifi Tour reaches Cenarth falls , .
by yippie kayak
Tue Aug 02, 2016 9:00 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Best paddle this year
Replies: 0
Views: 518

Best paddle this year

Best Paddle this year
by yippie kayak
Sat Oct 17, 2015 9:32 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: 2015 trips done, 2016 trips to do
Replies: 1
Views: 1400

Re: 2015 trips done, 2016 trips to do

Not quite as exotic as Nigel's but, One of my favourite trips of 2015,
by yippie kayak
Mon May 25, 2015 2:42 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Share your best beach
Replies: 13
Views: 2451

Share your best beach

Probably the best beach in wales, perfect spot for lunch (just don't tell the Monks) .7.10 on the film.
by yippie kayak
Mon May 18, 2015 12:48 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Share your stormy skies and rainbows
Replies: 18
Views: 3055

Re: Share your stormy skies and rainbows

Fantastic Rainbow at 6 mins on the film, Enjoy,,,,
by yippie kayak
Tue Dec 16, 2014 9:43 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: 2014 Mince Pie Paddle
Replies: 0
Views: 586

2014 Mince Pie Paddle

The Mince Pie Paddle from Carmarthen to Llansteffan. On a frosty but still December day.
by yippie kayak
Tue Oct 28, 2014 6:30 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: 2014 Teifi Tour
Replies: 0
Views: 400

2014 Teifi Tour

The 2014 Teifi Tour reaches Cenarth Falls.
by yippie kayak
Sat Oct 18, 2014 9:59 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Geosites
Replies: 2
Views: 830

Re: Geosites

Strumble Head Lavas can be seen here .
by yippie kayak
Thu Oct 02, 2014 1:47 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Show us your seals & cetaceans...
Replies: 28
Views: 4420

Re: Show us your seals & cetaceans...

Large seal at 7mins 30sec on the film.
by yippie kayak
Tue Jul 01, 2014 7:44 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Barrel Jellyfish
Replies: 1
Views: 483

Barrel Jellyfish

Spotted a huge one swimming in Swanlake Bay, Pembrokshire on Sunday, Watch it at 1.50min on the film.
by yippie kayak
Tue Jun 03, 2014 9:45 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Best Trip in Britain
Replies: 1
Views: 609

Best Trip in Britain

If that Beer company (insert name) made kayak trips it would be this one. . If you don't watch it all check out the scenery between 6 mins and 8 mins.
by yippie kayak
Wed Apr 02, 2014 8:25 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: I've got a week in Pembrokeshire...
Replies: 20
Views: 1955

Re: I've got a week in Pembrokeshire...

Best thing to do, is to watch all the "Cardigan Bay Sea Kayakers" Films on Youtube, they cover most of Pembrokshire and Ceredigion then pick a location shown. latest film is Ceibwr/Witches Cauldron
by yippie kayak
Fri Jul 12, 2013 7:57 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: A perfect evening
Replies: 1
Views: 514

A perfect evening

A perfect evening paddle at Ceibwr on Wednesday 10th July.
by yippie kayak
Mon Jun 10, 2013 10:03 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Our seal
Replies: 5
Views: 1086

Re: Our seal

A very spooky seal cave at 11.10 on the film.