Vol. XX – #138 – Kayaking on the South Side

Report #3989 Photo: LR-8-15-2020

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Leland
46°
Mostly Cloudy
8:17am6:36pm EDT
Feels like: 41°F
Wind: 14mph WSW
Humidity: 65%
Pressure: 29.88"Hg
UV index: 1
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43/30°F
39/32°F

Vol. XX - #137 - The Back of Whaleback
Vol. XX - #139 - On a Day Like Today
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(Report by Jim)
Beginning a “Not Just Leland” series. Got up at sunrise to kayak down to Victoria Creek on the beautiful southern end of Lower Lake Leelanau. You might notice a couple more items added to the deck after last month’s adventure, a bilge pump and paddle leash! I missed the entrance by a stretch, (I thought it was more East, but at water level it’s hard to spot unless you’ve been through it from that direction a couple times.) I decided to paddle along the South shore and then back to Solon Park for a good 5.3 mile trip. I’m heading back to Illinois today. Thanks for letting me photograph your week.
 
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Next time, I’ll take a trip down the creek.
 
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Sara E. Leeland
Sara E. Leeland
2 months ago

As a native Leland girl, I love seeing the images you post on line. With the virus, I won’t be traveling back to the county this year….so my appreciation for your photos is a wonderful substitute this year.

Jim Burnham
Jim Burnham
2 months ago

Love having you here, Sara!

Catryna Loos
Catryna Loos
2 months ago

Loved this as I love to kayak.. Safe travels

Dick, in Rankin
Dick, in Rankin
2 months ago

Wow! Although you had that trip ahead of you still went paddling?

Oh , to have such ambition, again.