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by Gary
Tue Aug 22, 2017 5:18 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Outer Brewster's Paddle from Hull Tuesday Aug 1st
Replies: 2
Views: 522

Re: Outer Brewster's Paddle from Hull Tuesday Aug 1st

Hi Everyone

Here a link and updates on the Graves Lighthouse
Has anyone talked to the owners out there?

http://www.graveslightstation.com
by Gary
Fri Jun 09, 2017 7:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tall Ships Boston June 17-22
Replies: 4
Views: 798

Re: Tall Ships Boston June 17-22

I agree that we would not be able to pull this off today
They were most concerned about the amount of pleasure boat traffic
But since we made it that far they let us in
by Gary
Tue Jun 06, 2017 3:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tall Ships Boston June 17-22
Replies: 4
Views: 798

Re: Tall Ships Boston June 17-22

Hi Ken Chris Crosby and myself visited the Tall Ships when they were in 2009 We put in at Castle Island at high tide. Almost didn't get in because of the park rangers but we convinced them we knew what we were doing We paddled along the South Boston industrial docks. The back splash from the docks a...
by Gary
Thu May 18, 2017 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hingham May 18th
Replies: 9
Views: 1222

Re: Hingham May 18th

I will be there tonight also
I will be staying for Stars
gary
by Gary
Mon Aug 22, 2016 3:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thanks
Replies: 7
Views: 1519

Re: Thanks

Great Crew I don't get out with everyone very often because of my business, but when I do, I always feel welcome and I have a great time either on Thursday night or an excursion to the islands I do enjoy reading about the trips to Florida, Monomoy especially Kate"s up to Newfoundland, Maine and...
by Gary
Thu Jun 30, 2016 9:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: June 30 - Hingham Harbor
Replies: 3
Views: 1211

Re: June 30 - Hingham Harbor

Hi Everyone
Twotrout had to cancel and I have to work tonight also
Have a safe and happy 4th

Gary
by Gary
Wed Jun 29, 2016 3:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: June 30 - Hingham Harbor
Replies: 3
Views: 1211

Re: June 30 - Hingham Harbor

OK
Any one else
by Gary
Wed Jun 29, 2016 7:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: June 30 - Hingham Harbor
Replies: 3
Views: 1211

June 30 - Hingham Harbor

Hi Everyone
So the pizza run is canceled but are we still going out tomorrow with the usual run around Bumpkin or Grape and Slate?
High tide at 830 or so
Gary
by Gary
Thu May 12, 2016 8:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday Night at Hingham May 12th
Replies: 32
Views: 4582

Re: Thursday Night at Hingham May 12th

I will be there at 5 PM
Ready for a nice paddle
by Gary
Sat May 07, 2016 7:11 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Sat April 30th Whale Watch Herring Cove Beach (Date Changed)
Replies: 21
Views: 6569

Re: Sat April 30th Whale Watch Herring Cove Beach (Date Chan

Hi Jordan

Great videos
How close were you when you started to back up in the video.

Looks like it was a great day
Gary
by Gary
Sun Apr 24, 2016 2:43 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Sat April 30th Whale Watch Herring Cove Beach (Date Changed)
Replies: 21
Views: 6569

Re: Sat April 30th Whale Watch Herring Cove Beach (Date Chan

Check out this article. Looks like there is a good chance of seeing the whales The warning is for motor boat operators hitting a whale Good Luck, wish I could make it!! http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2016/04/24/state-officials-warn-boat-operators-cape-cod-bay-steer-clear-endangered-whales/rkHGqVwK...
by Gary
Tue Dec 22, 2015 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WINTER SAFTY
Replies: 0
Views: 7211

WINTER SAFTY

Hi Everyone Even though it's very warm today, the ponds will freeze eventually. This time of year I carry my rescue kayak throw bag in the car in case of someone falling thru thin ice. We may never need to use it, but if the need arises you want to make sure you do not go in the water too. Like any ...
by Gary
Thu Jul 23, 2015 3:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday Paddle 7/ 23/ 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 2814

Re: Thursday Paddle 7/ 23/ 2015

Problems at work
Can't make tonight
Have fun
Gary
by Gary
Wed Jul 22, 2015 7:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday Paddle 7/ 23/ 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 2814

Thursday Paddle 7/ 23/ 2015

Hi Everyone
Is this Thursday a Hingham Paddle night?
What time do we meet?
Gary
by Gary
Wed Jul 08, 2015 6:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need to reschedule -July 18th Nelson Beach to Gurnet Light P
Replies: 11
Views: 2602

Re: Need to reschedule -July 18th Nelson Beach to Gurnet Lig

I'm out for Friday. Visitors at the campground. Will be available on Saturday
by Gary
Tue Jul 07, 2015 7:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need to reschedule -July 18th Nelson Beach to Gurnet Light P
Replies: 11
Views: 2602

Re: July 18th Nelson Beach to Gurnet Light Plymouth-Tentativ

I'm in for Friday
When will you firm up the day Chip?
by Gary
Thu Apr 02, 2015 8:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: kayak song
Replies: 6
Views: 1365

Re: kayak song

I would say start a support group but we belong to one

Wild Turkey Paddlers!!
by Gary
Fri Dec 05, 2014 2:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Norm
Replies: 10
Views: 2513

Re: Happy Birthday Norm

Hi Norm

Happy Birthday

Keep those pictures coming!!!

Gary
by Gary
Tue Sep 16, 2014 5:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Graves Light House
Replies: 0
Views: 2862

Graves Light House

Hi Everyone Here's an article on what's been going on with the Graves Lighthouse and the official website run by the owner. Lots of good info. Gary http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/09/15/one-year-after-its-auction-boston-harbor-graves-island-light-station-getting-eye-catching-makeover/prMFDbj5f...
by Gary
Thu Sep 04, 2014 6:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hingham 9/4/14
Replies: 5
Views: 1662

Re: Hingham 9/4/14

Sorry couldn't make it
Never schedule an opthamaltic appointment on the night you want to paddle
It takes more time than you think and then they leave your pupils the size of beachballs
Gary
by Gary
Thu Sep 04, 2014 1:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hingham 9/4/14
Replies: 5
Views: 1662

Re: Hingham 9/4/14

I'll be paddling tonight and PPR
I'll be there around 4- 430 Pm
Gary
by Gary
Mon Aug 25, 2014 2:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SHARK REPORT from the LEDGER
Replies: 2
Views: 1035

SHARK REPORT from the LEDGER

Posted Aug. 25, 2014 @ 2:01 pm Updated Aug 25, 2014 at 2:42 PM DUXBURY - Swimmers were ordered out of the water Monday afternoon after what appeared to be a great white shark was spotted near the Powder Point Bridge, according to the Duxbury Fire Department. The Duxbury harbormaster had closed the b...
by Gary
Mon Aug 25, 2014 2:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO...
Replies: 10
Views: 2064

Re: HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO...

Congratulations to everyone.

This is a great group who make the newest members feel included and are always willing to impart their knowledge and skills

Pat, Thanks for maintaining a great website right from the beginning

Gary
by Gary
Mon Aug 18, 2014 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time & Tides
Replies: 3
Views: 1450

Time & Tides

I like to paddle early in the morning out of Nelson Beach when I'm in Plymouth. Aaand I knew it was an out going tide. Aaand I knew it was an astronomically low tide Aaand I thought I could get my time in and get back. Wrong!! When you running out of water, you look for the deeper water color or any...
by Gary
Sun Jul 13, 2014 8:28 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Friday July 11th. Plymouth to Gurnet Light
Replies: 29
Views: 11887

Re: Friday July 11th. Plymouth to Gurnet Light

Great time!!!! Great weather
Thanks Chip, Pat, Nelson, Pablo and Ron for a great day.
by Gary
Tue Jul 08, 2014 6:05 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Friday July 11th. Plymouth to Gurnet Light
Replies: 29
Views: 11887

Re: Friday July 11th. Plymouth to Gurnet Light

I'll be there too.
by Gary
Wed Jun 25, 2014 3:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: place to stay when paddling hingam?
Replies: 8
Views: 1729

Re: place to stay when paddling hingam?

hi Norm I stay at Ellis Haven in Plymouth. This is a good sized full service private campground with very easy access to RT 3. It is 22 miles from RT 18 to RT 44 in Plymouth. There are very nice beaches and put-ins along the South Shore including Hingham. Wompatuck, in Hingham is the only one around...
by Gary
Thu Jun 19, 2014 8:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hingham 6/19 ?
Replies: 23
Views: 4500

Re: Hingham 6/19 ?

I'll be there with early crowd. Yes on PPR
by Gary
Fri May 23, 2014 10:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NELSON BEACH, PLYMOUTH
Replies: 0
Views: 1421

NELSON BEACH, PLYMOUTH

Hi Everyone
I'm going out on Saturday and Sunday morning for a 3-4 hour paddle from Nelson Beach in Plymouth. Weather is supposed to be good and the tide high.
Show and Go
Leaving at 8 AM
Gary
by Gary
Thu May 22, 2014 4:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday Night Hingham Paddle - 5/22/14
Replies: 15
Views: 2786

Re: Thursday Night Hingham Paddle - 5/22/14

count me out for today
by Gary
Wed May 21, 2014 3:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday Night Hingham Paddle - 5/22/14
Replies: 15
Views: 2786

Re: Thursday Night Hingham Paddle - 5/22/14

Looks like I can make it also-- Try to start the season off right. Yes on PPR
by Gary
Tue Jan 14, 2014 3:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PP(s)R - Thursday, Jan 9 - 7pm - Norwell
Replies: 34
Views: 5320

Re: PP(s)R - Thursday, Jan 9 - 7pm - Norwell

Hi Everyone The Hearth & Kettle on RT 18 in Weymouth has a room off the main dining room that I use for business meetings on Tuesdays. The manager says we could have a meeting there on Thursday evening once a month. They have a menu to order off of or you can have a buffet type meal with apps or...
by Gary
Wed Jul 31, 2013 7:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FOR SALE __NEEDS WORK__ GREAT LOCATION
Replies: 8
Views: 1862

FOR SALE __NEEDS WORK__ GREAT LOCATION

Hi everyone I've had some real fixer upper sales but this would be the best if any Turkeys are interested. I know Norm has pictures from past paddles out here. How can something that tall be a money pit? Check out the linkhttp://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/2013/07/30/for-sale-boston-harb...
by Gary
Fri Jun 21, 2013 9:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NELSON BEACH
Replies: 0
Views: 1257

NELSON BEACH

Anyone up for a morning paddle from Nelson Beach in Plymouth tomorrow 6/22

I plan to be there at 8 AM and be on the water by 8:30 and back around Noon

All the usual equipment and skills for being in the ocean on a nice day

Gary
by Gary
Sun May 05, 2013 10:25 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Provincetown Whale Watch - April 27, 2013
Replies: 15
Views: 42958

Re: Provincetown Whale Watch - April 27, 2013

Great report and pictures Norm-- Glad you and the crew had such nice weather
by Gary
Sat Apr 13, 2013 8:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kayak Camping Seminar
Replies: 0
Views: 1157

Kayak Camping Seminar

Hi Everyone

Tired of the cold Spring?

Check out the kayak camping thread under the Training Tab for this Thursday 4/18

We will have two very expirienced speaker in Kate & John

Summer is around the corner!!
by Gary
Fri Apr 05, 2013 5:56 pm
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Kayak Camping Meeting - APRIL 18 !! Details in thread!
Replies: 27
Views: 6693

Re: Kayak Camping Meeting - APRIL 18 !! Details in thread!

Planning on attending the kayak camping seminar?? Location: Beechwood Village Condo Clubhouse When: Thursday, April 18 at 6:30 The clubhouse is 2 Tanglewood lane Rockland if you have a NEWER GPS. Many units will not have this street so use 252 Beech St Rockland. Our access road is next door and foll...
by Gary
Sun Mar 17, 2013 5:12 pm
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Kayak Camping Meeting - APRIL 18 !! Details in thread!
Replies: 27
Views: 6693

Re: Kayak Camping Meeting - Any Interest?

How about a Thursday night @ 6 Pm to get into the season of Thursday nights
by Gary
Mon Sep 17, 2012 1:50 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Saturday, 9/15 - Duxbury Bay
Replies: 25
Views: 7311

Re: Saturday, 9/15 - Duxbury Bay

Hi Everyone

Here are a few pictures. Different conditions thru the paddle. A great time. thanks Pat for organizing

Gary

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