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by Azane
Mon Oct 28, 2013 9:26 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Bring Your Turkey To The River Day - 10/26/13
Replies: 12
Views: 2975

Re: Bring Your Turkey To The River Day - 10/26/13

CLAP,CLAP, CLAP!!!

Abby and Steve
by Azane
Sun Oct 20, 2013 9:12 am
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Dedicated to Chris (cgr) for all he does to us at Hansen
Replies: 8
Views: 5007

Re: Dedicated to Chris (cgr) for all he does to us at Hansen

With all respect for white water fans here is yet another alternative to our beloved sport. Lets say its a entry level surfing class. :roll: Abby
by Azane
Sat Oct 19, 2013 5:44 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Weymouth - Saturday, 10/19/13 - 8:30am
Replies: 3
Views: 4044

Re: Weymouth - Saturday, 10/19/13 - 8:30am

Tis' a fit! See you at 8:30.

Thanks,

Steve
by Azane
Thu Oct 17, 2013 8:31 am
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Halifax instead of Hanson for October 17th?
Replies: 16
Views: 5660

Re: Halifax instead of Hanson for October 17th?

Now unfortunately, teaching interns on Thursdays...alas another skills pass.

Enjoy....Abby
by Azane
Wed Oct 16, 2013 10:42 am
Forum: Recreational
Topic: Three Cornered Pond 10-13-13
Replies: 7
Views: 5834

Re: Three Cornered Pond 10-13-13

Thanks for posting, must have been a fun day...nice fauna shots!

Steve
by Azane
Sun Oct 06, 2013 6:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winter gathering locations
Replies: 27
Views: 5207

Re: Winter gathering locations

Home of The Presidents: Quincy Center
by Azane
Sat Oct 05, 2013 2:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winter gathering locations
Replies: 27
Views: 5207

Re: Winter gathering locations

Well, first Pat, thanks for the post! Although the concept of "Winter" is a tad chilling (pun intended), we are looking forward to this years' gathering in any reasonable local!

Cheers S & A
by Azane
Fri Oct 04, 2013 1:21 pm
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Dedicated to Chris (cgr) for all he does to us at Hansen
Replies: 8
Views: 5007

Dedicated to Chris (cgr) for all he does to us at Hansen

Not quite whitewater but a new style of Canadian kayaking: Whooo o0o ooosh! WOOOOOooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo make it big screen for extra impact and note thats 33.554 miles per hour, folks! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=085A7Iv6xzA with thanks from Steve and Abby
by Azane
Tue Oct 01, 2013 12:12 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Multi level / multi group from Fort Adam's, New Port 9/28
Replies: 30
Views: 13427

Re: Multi level / multi group from Fort Adam's, New Port 9/2

Nice pics, Ken W. Super bright day, great photos!

Steve
by Azane
Sun Sep 29, 2013 6:37 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Multi level / multi group from Fort Adam's, New Port 9/28
Replies: 30
Views: 13427

Re: Multi level / multi group from Fort Adam's, New Port 9/2

Very nice. Swell bar-bee at the finish.. thanks for that Ken and Kit. Also "Well done" Rick for great Red leadership!

Cheers, Steve
by Azane
Fri Sep 27, 2013 5:54 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Multi level / multi group from Fort Adam's, New Port 9/28
Replies: 30
Views: 13427

Re: Multi level / multi group from Fort Adam's, New Port 9/2

.....fresh from the oven Chocolate Chip Cookies with pecans and walnuts!
by Azane
Wed Sep 25, 2013 3:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hingham Thursday Sept 26th
Replies: 13
Views: 2622

Re: Hingham Thursday Sept 26th

ah...work again prohibits for us.

Enjoy! Steve
by Azane
Tue Sep 24, 2013 4:22 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Multi level / multi group from Fort Adam's, New Port 9/28
Replies: 30
Views: 13427

Re: Multi level / multi group from Fort Adam's, New Port 9/2

Good to go, see you then! Steve
by Azane
Fri Sep 20, 2013 10:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2013 Wild Turkey ROLL-OFF
Replies: 3
Views: 1154

Re: 2013 Wild Turkey ROLL-OFF

A great time and fun too!
by Azane
Thu Sep 19, 2013 12:09 pm
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Skills for Thursday 9/19
Replies: 10
Views: 5072

Re: Skills for Thursday 9/19

"What kind of a roll is that" category? Bea, I'm afraid you will have some stiff competition!!!! See you
by Azane
Wed Sep 18, 2013 2:49 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Multi level / multi group from Fort Adam's, New Port 9/28
Replies: 30
Views: 13427

Re: Multi level / multi group from Fort Adam's, New Port 9/2

Looking forward to it. For those who are considering this trip: its fun with awesome views from the git-go....well put together (thanks to Ken and Kit)..a very great way to enter Fall paddling-time. Food wise, I will have stuff for the bar-bi, and will bring a batch of communal "Wild Turkey Cho...
by Azane
Wed Sep 18, 2013 7:08 am
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Skills for Thursday 9/19
Replies: 10
Views: 5072

Re: Skills for Thursday 9/19

Yo Jordan! Abby and I will be there but only for skills...."The Roll off" should be a grand event! Not to dilute the content, so to say, but perhaps we should create other categories of rolling excellence? "What on EARTH???" you might ask? Well, such as: "The Silliest Roll?&...
by Azane
Thu Sep 12, 2013 9:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hingham Harbor - Thursday Sep 12
Replies: 16
Views: 2958

Re: Hingham Harbor - Thursday Sep 12

Work "in the way"...will have pass Hingham. Enjoy!
by Azane
Tue Sep 10, 2013 3:16 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Gerrish Island Circumnavigation Sept. 7th 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1345

Re: Gerrish Island Circumnavigation Sept. 7th 2013

Our friend: Jordan looks to be a little cold. Hope he warmed up some! Nice pics. Steve
by Azane
Mon Sep 09, 2013 9:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another Wild Turkey rolling!
Replies: 8
Views: 2518

Re: Another Wild Turkey rolling!

Good job, Ken! Warning: its addictive!

Steve
by Azane
Mon Sep 09, 2013 10:53 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Multi level / multi group from Fort Adam's, New Port 9/28
Replies: 30
Views: 13427

Re: Multi level / multi group from Fort Adam's, New Port 9/2

Yes, absolutely. Unfortunately, Abby is busy both days that weekend (CE credits). Last year was a blast!

Thanks,

Steve
by Azane
Mon Sep 09, 2013 9:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sunset Lake!
Replies: 6
Views: 1889

Re: Sunset Lake!

To your point...we did a quick "trip around the pond" before getting wet and did find the extreme end of the pond to be overgrown (undergrown?)..the put-in area/swimming is marked off, like Hanson and was both sandy and weed-free. Pretty much ideal, except when we were there is was very wi...
by Azane
Mon Sep 09, 2013 9:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sunset Lake!
Replies: 6
Views: 1889

Re: Sunset Lake!

Cheers Josko. No issue to my knowledge. Jus' closer for some is all, for those who like to get out 2-3x per week and live near by.

ST
by Azane
Mon Sep 09, 2013 9:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sunset Lake!
Replies: 6
Views: 1889

Sunset Lake!

Neat new "discovery" (actually a suggestion from Norm C.) just beyond SS Plaza in Braintree...swell little pond, only 4 miles from Quincy Center. Size wise, maybe 10-15% larger than Hanson Pond. Warm water, sandy bottom in the "swimming area." Loads of parking So...here we go rol...
by Azane
Mon Sep 09, 2013 8:56 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Duxbury Bay - Sunday - 9/8/13 - 11:00am
Replies: 7
Views: 4887

Re: Duxbury Bay - Sunday - 9/8/13 - 11:00am

Nice paddle, swell conditions. Gracias for the heads-up! Steve

(cool of Bea to show up to say "hey!")
by Azane
Sun Sep 08, 2013 6:52 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Duxbury Bay - Sunday - 9/8/13 - 11:00am
Replies: 7
Views: 4887

Re: Duxbury Bay - Sunday - 9/8/13 - 11:00am

WEll O-Kaaay!
We would like to come.

Abby
by Azane
Wed Sep 04, 2013 3:32 pm
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Hanson: Thursday, September 5th 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 3992

Re: Hanson: Thursday, September 5th 2013

In for both! S&A
by Azane
Thu Aug 29, 2013 11:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hingham 8/29
Replies: 18
Views: 3769

Re: Hingham 8/29

We will not be there this eve. Enjoy!

Steve
by Azane
Thu Aug 22, 2013 4:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hanson - 8-22
Replies: 5
Views: 2085

Re: Hanson - 8-22

Exactly! A little West Nile speak,,,and EVERYONE heads for high ground! Boy, ya THINK ya know the folks ya paddle with!

Stay well, Steve
by Azane
Thu Aug 22, 2013 3:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HANSON POND 8/22 IMPORTANT!
Replies: 9
Views: 3179

Re: HANSON POND 8/22 IMPORTANT!

Yep, feel the same way. Whats not to like? Good people, warm water, free and willing "tips." Hanson has been a joy...we'll just have to do a "work-around" with the buggies!

Steve
by Azane
Thu Aug 22, 2013 3:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HANSON POND 8/22 IMPORTANT!
Replies: 9
Views: 3179

Re: HANSON POND 8/22 IMPORTANT!

Dear KK, We have been going to Hanson Pond fairly regularly lately...but in the daytime (usually morning/mid day)....even on the weekends there may be swimmers, but only in the restricted area. I would guess the mosquito "risk" is greatly reduced in the day and I'm sure we will continue. S...
by Azane
Thu Aug 22, 2013 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HANSON POND 8/22 IMPORTANT!
Replies: 9
Views: 3179

Re: HANSON POND 8/22 IMPORTANT!

A follow-up: Abby called the "health services" in the Hanson area, They said that "evening outdoor events" at schools, etc have been cancelled because of this... The pond was sprayed earlier this year, but not recently. The "bug spray" is fine, but if you are in and out...
by Azane
Thu Aug 22, 2013 11:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HANSON POND 8/22 IMPORTANT!
Replies: 9
Views: 3179

HANSON POND 8/22 IMPORTANT!

Folks, please check news regarding Hanson Pond area. Mosquitos, apparently caused a death in the South Shore/Hanson area and we are unsure if the pond has been "sprayed." For sure, if we go, there will be frequent applications of spray, especially closer to dusk. If anyone has any details ...
by Azane
Thu Aug 22, 2013 9:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hanson - 8-22
Replies: 5
Views: 2085

Re: Hanson - 8-22

Looking forward to a dip or two on this warm day! Tomorrow work day, so pond only for us.

Cheers! Steve
by Azane
Thu Aug 22, 2013 6:20 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Onset to Buttermilk Bay and Back on Sunday Aug 25th
Replies: 11
Views: 7543

Re: Onset to Buttermilk Bay and Back on Sunday Aug 25th

Hi Ken. Sounds like fun and we would like to join in Sunday. See you at the pond this afternoon?

Steve
by Azane
Wed Aug 14, 2013 6:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hingham, 8.15 ?
Replies: 18
Views: 4582

Re: Hingham, 8.15 ?

We're likely to be at the Pond again this Thursday (easier for us).....beautiful weather!

Enjoy!!
by Azane
Tue Aug 13, 2013 7:09 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Neds Point to Sippican - Saturday - August 10, 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1697

Re: Neds Point to Sippican - Saturday - August 10, 2013

Very nice photos, Norm. Must have been a great paddle!

Steve
by Azane
Mon Aug 12, 2013 6:55 am
Forum: Kayak & Equipment Reviews
Topic: PFD's
Replies: 4
Views: 4879

Re: PFD's

Cheers Lori-Ann, We are pretty new to kayaking...and two years ago, being "outfitted" to include PFD, the guy at Charles River mentioned one thing that made sense: "make sure that the PFD has a lock/latch at the bottom." In the event of an assisted rescue, should the zipper becom...

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