A Family Adventure


Tyson, Emilie & Isaac

Paddling the plastic

July 9, 2011
Emilie Phillips

We went up to Odiorne Point in Portsmouth to paddle with the NSPN crew. It ended up being a fairly large group, so we split up into the group that wanted to do rocks and those who didn’t. I took the plastic Avocet in preparation for next weekend when there will be more rocks. It […]

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Odiorne Rocks

Photo Album

July 9, 2011

Paddle from Odiorne point to play in the rocks.

NSPN Solstice Paddle

June 25, 2011
Emilie Phillips

This past Saturday was the NSPN (our local sea kayak club) summer solstice paddle and picnic. The weather was not promising. It poured buckets and flashed and thundered on the drive down. But by the actual start time, the storms were gone. Tyson wanted to go with the more advanced group, whereas I was worried […]

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Friday evening surfing

September 18, 2010
Emilie Phillips

We went out Friday after work with another NSPN paddler to go play in the waves from hurricane Igor. Igor doesn’t get all the way up here until Monday, but most of the weekend should have good waves. Tyson was in his Anas Acuta as usual, but I was in our just acquired the day […]

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past paddling trips

July 5, 2010
Emilie Phillips

I’ve gotten behind on posting paddling trips. There was the NSPN solstice paddle and pot luck. 20100619-NSPN-SolsticePaddle Generally a fairly mellow paddle, although I kept having to go pee which was annoying. We saw a bunch of people out sailboat racing. There was one where they had floating cones they had to turn around. One […]

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Maiden voyage

May 4, 2010
Emilie Phillips

I took my new kayak out with the NSPN crew this saturday. photos. The ocean was as flat as a mirror, so I still can not report on how the kayak performs in waves. However, I was almost able to keep up with the rest of the group which I never would have been able […]

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Tyson’s adventures

June 13, 2009
Emilie Phillips

So, apparently by going climbing, I missed out on a bunch of eventfulness. Around 7:30AM as Tyson was packing up for kayaking, he heard an airplane crash. Most of the neighborhood came running. Tyson got there first since our apartment is at the end of the runway where people would crash. The pilot was ok. […]

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