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by Ken R
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wanted to Buy Roof rack cradles
Replies: 0
Views: 10

Wanted to Buy Roof rack cradles

Wanted to Buy Roof rack cradles, need by 5/6/2018
To mount on Thule or Yakama tubes.
Please send pictures if possible.
by Ken R
Sat Apr 14, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wanted Kayak Trailer
Replies: 0
Views: 38

Wanted Kayak Trailer

Wanted to borrow / Rent / Buy - trailer for 4 or more boats. Bea and I are working on completing the 250 mile Maine Island Trail from Rye NH to Campobello Island Canada. A very road worthy trailer would make commuting and car spotting a lot easier. I will grandly fix lights and grease bearings prior...
by Ken R
Tue Feb 20, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big Happy Birthday to Ron!
Replies: 3
Views: 280

Re: Big Happy Birthday to Ron!

Happy birthday Ron. I guess being 0x46 is better than being a 0 x 46.
by Ken R
Sat Dec 02, 2017 7:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday Dec 7 6:30 pm get-together
Replies: 19
Views: 2084

Re: Thursday Dec 7 6:30 pm get-together

sounds like "99" it is!
by Ken R
Sun Nov 26, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday Dec 7 6:30 pm get-together
Replies: 19
Views: 2084

Re: Thursday Dec 7 6:30 pm get-together

Sign me up.
by Ken R
Thu Sep 21, 2017 6:59 am
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Last Official Skills Session of the Season - Hanson
Replies: 8
Views: 1032

Re: Last Official Skills Session of the Season - Hanson

Might be able to call it a rough water class tonight.
by Ken R
Wed Sep 20, 2017 9:38 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

You are actually replying to the original tread / post dated 9/11.
Sorry to hear that you did not see it. It was posted and there was a ton of post leading up to it.
The best thing to do is "Subscribe" to that forum, not to a single conversation.
by Ken R
Tue Sep 19, 2017 7:42 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Newport Rhode Island, Sunday Sept 17, 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 981

Re: Newport Rhode Island, Sunday Sept 17, 2017

Bea, I can not thank you enough for the effort that you put into trip reports!
by Ken R
Tue Sep 19, 2017 7:32 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

The views where spectacular that day.
by Ken R
Sun Sep 17, 2017 6:49 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

Thanks all for joining and making this a great day with 2 great adventures.
by Ken R
Sat Sep 16, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

Please bring $5-$10 CASH to allow access to the Lighthouse, it is defiantly worth it on a nice day.
by Ken R
Sat Sep 16, 2017 6:23 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

I'm bringing chips dip for post paddle social.
I'll have charcoal grill too.
by Ken R
Fri Sep 15, 2017 10:08 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

rmrand wrote:I am in and traveling with Ray, a paddling neighbor, so that makes two. Are we doing lunch on the water, or picnic after? Romaine

We are planning a picnic after but you might want to bring paddle nutrition as well.
by Ken R
Fri Sep 15, 2017 7:25 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

The spot labeled Lunch is where we will LAUNCH on Sunday.
by Ken R
Fri Sep 15, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

It looks like there will be 2 groups. The shorter will be 6-9 miles weaving trough the wharfs among the luxury yachts at dock with some time at Rose Island Light. The longer paddle group is being headed up by Bob Clark. He would like to get out into Narragansett bay and log 12-18 miles. Conditions w...
by Ken R
Fri Sep 15, 2017 10:29 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

There seams to be an issue with the old link to the launch spot. We launch from the beach. As you come through the main entrance follow it around to the right. There is a large building with bathrooms at the beach. You can try to use the following address in a GPS- 38-56 Fort Adams Dr, Newport, RI 0...
by Ken R
Wed Sep 13, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Hingham sept 14th.
Replies: 2
Views: 454

Re: Hingham sept 14th.

There is a thread going
by Ken R
Wed Sep 13, 2017 7:40 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

There are no set routes at this time. The conditions that day will dictate where we head.
by Ken R
Wed Sep 13, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

I have been corrected, the last few years we've just done snacks and sandwiches.
by Ken R
Wed Sep 13, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

In the past I have brought a propane stove and a charcoal grill. Both were available for everyone to use.
by Ken R
Tue Sep 12, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday September 14 - Hingham
Replies: 10
Views: 1269

Re: Thursday September 14 - Hingham

I'm out
by Ken R
Mon Sep 11, 2017 6:46 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3187

Newport Sept 17 2017

I would like to propose a multi-level trip from Fort Adam in Newport RI on September 17th with a Picnic/Cook out following the paddle For the less aggressive, who would like to attend, this location offers up to a 7 mile trek without leaving the inner harbor or crossing channels. For the longer dist...
by Ken R
Mon Sep 11, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday September 14 - Hingham
Replies: 10
Views: 1269

Re: Thursday September 14 - Hingham

I'm interested but cannot commit yet.
by Ken R
Sat Aug 19, 2017 8:11 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Sunday Aug 20 Beach Day at West Island.
Replies: 4
Views: 912

Sunday Aug 20 Beach Day at West Island.

This is not an official trip, I’m not leading a paddle. I’m just letting people know what Kit and I are doing Sunday. I figure maybe other paddlers might be interested in joining us at Ned’s Point Lighthouse Park Mattapoisett, Sunday morning @ 10:00 am., paddle out to West Island for some beach time...
by Ken R
Tue Aug 15, 2017 9:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday - Hingham (8/17)
Replies: 12
Views: 1605

Re: Thursday - Hingham (8/17)

I may make it too. But don't wait for me.
by Ken R
Thu Jul 27, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Safety Advice Solicited
Replies: 5
Views: 1319

Re: Safety Advice Solicited

I'm telling you" They don't like the taste of plastic".
by Ken R
Tue Jul 25, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hingham 7/27/17
Replies: 9
Views: 1519

Re: Hingham 7/27/17

I plan to be there
by Ken R
Tue Jul 18, 2017 7:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Desperate for an expedition size kayak
Replies: 2
Views: 890

Re: Desperate for an expedition size kayak

Johnysmoke wrote:You're welcome to borrow my Shadow.

I'll text you.
by Ken R
Mon Jul 17, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Desperate for an expedition size kayak
Replies: 2
Views: 890

Desperate for an expedition size kayak

I'm in kind of a bind. I'm scheduled to head up to Maine to paddle 75 miles of the coast in 2 days. I was preparing my boat for departure and broke the hatch cover ring. I ended up actually pulling it right off the boat. The adhesive takes 7 days to cure. I looking to buy or borrow a seaworthy exped...
by Ken R
Mon Jul 17, 2017 9:04 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: NDK Explorers for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 524

Re: NDK Explorers for sale

Kevin,
Can you send pictures of the yellow/white to me at KR_Howlands@outlook.com
Thanks or text to 508-989-8332
by Ken R
Sat Jul 08, 2017 7:50 am
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Skills 7/6
Replies: 11
Views: 1256

Re: Skills 7/6

Great video of Heel-Hook entry.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-zpJQeiaNc
by Ken R
Thu Jul 06, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Sunset/Moonrise at the Spit - 7/9/17 6:00pm
Replies: 3
Views: 925

Re: Sunset/Moonrise at the Spit - 7/9/17 6:00pm

I'm re-replying that Kit and I plan to come. We've never been here before so we are newbies to night spitting.
by Ken R
Wed Jul 05, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cohasset Little Harbor 7/18 9:30am
Replies: 5
Views: 1196

Re: Cohasset Little Harbor 7/6 10am

Sorry to admit that work is in the way of fun this week, so I cant make it this time.
by Ken R
Wed Jul 05, 2017 12:04 pm
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Skills 7/6
Replies: 11
Views: 1256

Re: Skills 7/6

I will be planning on coming
by Ken R
Wed Jul 05, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cohasset Little Harbor 7/18 9:30am
Replies: 5
Views: 1196

Re: Cohasset Little Harbor 7/6 10am

John- Today, I'm going to work on modifying my Thursday's schedule. I get back to you later.
by Ken R
Sun Jul 02, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sunday 7/2 Duxbury Bay
Replies: 1
Views: 610

Sunday 7/2 Duxbury Bay

I know this is last minute but….. I want to go paddling, I know others do to. Meet at mainland side of Duxbury bridge 3 ish, Launch at 3:30, return around 5:30, possible PPR to follow.
Please reply if you intend to come so that I don't take off if you are coming.
Open to all kayakers.
by Ken R
Sat Jul 01, 2017 12:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Levelsix.com 40% off this weekend
Replies: 3
Views: 1017

Re: Levelsix.com 40% off this weekend

I bought a level 6 full drysuit this spring. I am very happy with the quality and workmanship. I also really like the way it fits me.
by Ken R
Fri Jun 30, 2017 9:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Questionnaire
Replies: 8
Views: 1852

Re: Questionnaire

Kate, Sorry I never got a chance to reply to the original post. I LOVE all types of paddles, 5 milers with a stop at the beach to 35 mile trips to get an ice cream on Cutty Hunk. My schedule is very busy. I am as likely to be available on weekdays as I am on weekends. I'll be posting a New Port trip...
by Ken R
Fri Jun 16, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sunset/Moonrise Party at the Spit?
Replies: 13
Views: 2442

Re: Sunset/Moonrise Party at the Spit?

We'd be interested.
by Ken R
Thu Jun 08, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday June 8th
Replies: 0
Views: 842

Thursday June 8th

A small group of us will be gathering at Sunset Lake in Braintree around 5 this afternoon.
All are welcome.

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