Tag Archives: kayaking and paddleboarding adventures

Into Little Basin…AGAIN!

Into Little Basin…AGAIN!

Little Basin is quickly becoming one of our favorite spots to explore. If for no other reason, we don’t have much of a choice. It’s a little tough to paddle in different spots when you don’t have a car. I haven’t had a chance to repair the rudder on the Turtle yet, so we really… Read More

Why We Paddle

Why We Paddle

Stand up paddleboarding in the fastest growing sport in the world right now. With activities that can fit and fitness and skill level, there is no question why. Here are just a few reasons to get out on the water, on your board. Exercise And Fitness Paddleboarding is a great form of exercise, that gives… Read More

Exploring Little Basin In Islamorada

Exploring Little Basin In Islamorada

Things have been really quiet around here lately. The season is officially over! With a lot more spare time on my hands, and a few days of a little cooler weather, me and Sparky have been busy breaking the new touring board in. A couple days ago we did a another paddle through Little Basin.… Read More

Peanut Island Tour On a Very Small Kayak

Peanut Island Tour On a Very Small Kayak

Sparky goes in to Peanut Island every day for his walks and we have hiked the trail around the entire island many times. After about 2 months I figured I was long overdue to finally do a Peanut Island tour from the water. It was blowing pretty hard the other day, but I figured once… Read More

Using A Kayak As A Dinghy

Using A Kayak As A Dinghy

The topic of using a kayak as a dinghy is one that comes up from time to time on some of the boat forums. The usual answers are “No Way” from your typical cruiser with an inflatable with 9.9 HP or larger outboard. And “Hell Yeah” from minimalists like Cowboy Bob. The right answer is… Read More

Kayaking The Florida Keys – Our Favorite Spots

Kayaking The Florida Keys – Our Favorite Spots

Why am I writing a post about kayaking the Florida Keys now that we’re no longer there? I guess I’ve been feeling a little uninspired lately with some of the problems we’ve been having. Besides our engine dying, the house batteries on the boat are pretty much shot. Those are the big batteries that power… Read More