A collection of pics from Tim Burne on a solo run. Tim apologises for any gratuitous self-portraits, but blames them on the perils of solo-boating.

Peaceful gorges, just below Calder Bridge.

Novel drainage system just before entering Sellafield site.

Running the gauntlet - the canalised section flanked by trees and intimidating fences, topped with razor wire.

Who'd want to fish here? (or kayak for that matter!)

The last of the tasty ledges on the run through Sellafield site.

Takeout = the sea.

You ain't getting in!

Rob Tuley surfing the wave where the river meets the sea on a different day.

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