Ned's Point around West Island

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Ned's Point around West Island

Postby kayakerjnj » Sun Jul 31, 2016 9:25 am

Greetings all,

I've had to rethink my CH trip, and I'm opting for a less strenuous outing for next Saturday (weather permitting)

http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5532716

I've been struggling with some back pain, and did not wish to burden anyone with my issues on what will likely be a challenging crossing between Goosebury Nech and Cuttyhunk.

For those who wish to take up Josko's offer to go from WH to CH, you'll be in good hands and will get your fill of miles in for the day.

If you would like to join me for this, please RSVP.

9AM Launch.
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Re: Ned's Point around West Island

Postby NorwayLady » Mon Aug 01, 2016 2:43 pm

Thank you, Jordan! I would love to join you. Ned's Point to West Island is one of my favorite trips.
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Re: Ned's Point around West Island

Postby twotrout » Tue Aug 02, 2016 12:57 pm

yes

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Re: Ned's Point around West Island

Postby Kris C » Tue Aug 02, 2016 3:24 pm

Count me in!
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Re: Ned's Point around West Island

Postby Rclarke » Wed Aug 03, 2016 5:39 pm

I'm in but just saw the weather looks iffy? Possible Tstorms. Rrrrrrrr
Lets hope for the best!

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Re: Ned's Point around West Island

Postby kayakerjnj » Wed Aug 03, 2016 7:33 pm

small chance of rain, large chance of a great paddle! :shock:
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Re: Ned's Point around West Island

Postby rkhederian » Wed Aug 03, 2016 9:25 pm

I am in, weather pending.

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Re: Ned's Point around West Island

Postby kayakerjnj » Thu Aug 04, 2016 9:34 pm

Hi all,

For those who have not been before here's a link to the parking / put in location

https://goo.gl/maps/HcunpahwgK62

As of this hour, we have a less than 43% chance of rain before 3 PM

Hopefully the weather will cooperate and the winds will give us the fun return trip the route typically provides.

9 AM Launch

Have a good Friday!

See you Saturday
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Re: Ned's Point around West Island

Postby Azane » Fri Aug 05, 2016 8:02 am

Good morning Jordan,

If it's OK, would love to join you for Ned's Point Saturday! Thanks for putting it together.

Cheers Steve
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Re: Ned's Point around West Island

Postby kayakerjnj » Fri Aug 05, 2016 5:15 pm

Its more than OK, we'd love to have you come!
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Re: Ned's Point around West Island

Postby rkhederian » Fri Aug 05, 2016 8:59 pm

Folks, I think I am going to bail tomorrow. Have a good paddle, and hope to catch up with you all soon.
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Re: Ned's Point around West Island

Postby NorwayLady » Fri Aug 05, 2016 11:08 pm

Jordan,

I might not be able to make this paddle after all, due to some unforseeable circumstances. If I am not at the put-in at launch time, please do not wait for me!

Have a great time!
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Re: Ned's Point around West Island

Postby kayakerjnj » Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:04 am

Thanks to everyone for a good day yesterday.

Quite a workout getting to tip of West Island but the 5 mile downwind surf back to Ned's Point was what I was hoping for all year long!

I didn't think we'd have that much head wind to start the day, but it was good having the same at our backs on the way home.

Bob, I'm really relieved I didn't have to sell my boat :lol:
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