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Re: [kayaking-144] New Meetup: Paddle and Camp at Newport News City Park - Michele Oct 8, 2008 4:17 PM
New Meetup: Paddle and Camp at Newport News City Park - Announcing a new Meetup for Hampton Roads Kayaking Meetup! What: Paddle and Camp at Newport News City Park When: October 12,[masked]:30 AM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: Newport News Karen R. Oct 8, 2008 9:25 AM
Back Bay today (link included this time) - Here are some pics with my new waterproof Pentax Optio W60 camera. We paddled out to Horn Point and back, about 6 miles. My only concern is the battery only allowed about 100 pics at this resolution :-( See if you can spot the critter in the mu Rick M. Oct 4, 2008 8:03 PM
Back Bay today - Here are some pics with my new waterproof Pentax Optio W60 camera. We paddled out to Horn Point and back, about 6 miles. My only concern is the battery only allowed about 100 pics at this resolution :-( See if you can spot the critter in the mu Rick M. Oct 4, 2008 8:02 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Gear Swap at Wild River Outfitters - Thank you so much! I thought the same thing this morning. Sent from my Verizon Wireless BlackBerry -----Original Message----- From: Ellen Date: Thu, 2 Oct[masked]:05:28 To: Subject: Re: [kayaking Scott Oct 2, 2008 7:08 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Gear Swap at Wild River Outfitters - Could we please take the dog discussions back-channel? No need to involve the rest of us & fill up our boxes with non-kayaking items. (especially when the subject line still makes us think that it's a message that we might want to take the time to open a Ellen Oct 2, 2008 7:05 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Gear Swap at Wild River Outfitters - We will get a dog thread going here for sure! Next up will be spider pictures :-) (I've just added a couple after seeing Lee's :-) --Rick Chesapeake, VA On Oct 2, 2008, at 1:03 PM, TorreyLisa wrote: > Gingko is gorgeous! We have Rick M. Oct 2, 2008 5:09 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Gear Swap at Wild River Outfitters - Hi Abbey! Gingko is a Korean Jindo, my ex had 2 Shibas which superficially look like small versions of the Jindo. The best resource would be a shiba inu rescue list. Do a google search to find them. If you run into my ex, don't mention me or Gingko Rick M. Oct 2, 2008 12:48 PM
Gear Swap at Wild River Outfitters - http://www.wildriveroutfitters­.com/local/community_events.as­p --Rick Chesapeake, VA Rick M. Oct 1, 2008 6:51 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Lotus Gardens today - Back Bay is wind tide driven. Winds out of the N-NE and out goes the water. Winds from the S-SE and in comes the water. Beautiful this weekend on the Eastern Shore - my new favorite. I trip to another land and it's only 18 miles away. Ah- Kipt Karen R. Sep 21, 2008 6:48 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Re: Lotus Gardens today - Hi Michele, I haven't paddled in 3 weeks now and am in serious withdrawal ;-) Rick M. Sep 21, 2008 9:17 AM
Re: Lotus Gardens today - Michele Sep 21, 2008 6:56 AM
Lotus Gardens today - I drove by Lotus Gardens at about 10am today and the water was very low. I checked out Horn Point too and am glad I did not paddle Back Bay today as the wind was very stiff, 20mph easy. --Rick Chesapeake, VA Rick M. Sep 20, 2008 12:22 PM
Fwd: [appomattoxriver] ARC News #170 -- Appomattox River Company End of Summer Clearance - More sales! Rick M. Sep 17, 2008 8:18 PM
Fw: Annual Paddlefest Sale -[masked] - Wild River Outfitters monthly enewsletter Karen R. Sep 12, 2008 6:02 PM
Meetup details changed: Camp & Kayak at Rhodanthe Watersports Campground - Last full weekend of DST - I've updated this Meetup. I sent it to all because of the added location, the relatively low cost of camping and the added camp fee. Hope it's not overloading your inbox. I've added the camping location and included a charge for two nights t Karen R. Sep 10, 2008 11:16 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Wild River Outfitter sale - Thanks. Brad Sep 8, 2008 7:46 AM
Wild River Outfitter sale - Sale is from Sep 13-17, and includes new & used kayaks, paddle gear, all summer clothing and selected footwear. --Rick Chesapeake, VA Rick M. Sep 6, 2008 5:07 PM
Meetup details changed: Lotus Pond Adopt a Spot Clean Up - I've changed the date (thanks Hannah) and updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://kayaking.meetup.com/144­/calendar/8639172/ When: September 14, 2 Karen R. Sep 5, 2008 8:27 AM
RE: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - Kirstie and John C. Sep 5, 2008 8:23 AM
emails - Jennifer M. Sep 5, 2008 8:10 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - I joined up for Kayaking so I can get away from all this political BS. Enjoy your group. Alex On Thu, Sep 4, 2008 at 8:08 AM, Kirstie and John Cowan wrote: > I totally disagree. Everyone is entitled to an opinion and agree or > Alex Sep 4, 2008 10:44 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - Karen R. Sep 4, 2008 10:14 PM
RE: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - Woohoo chas! From: Donnetta Sep 4, 2008 10:07 PM
RE: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - Preview not available Chas G Sep 4, 2008 10:03 PM
RE: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - Karen thank you. Updates are welcome. If I don't like stuff I hit delete. Anyone kayaking in the richmond area? -----Original Message----- From: Mike Sent: Thursday, September 04,[masked]:24 PM To: [address removed] Su Donnetta Sep 4, 2008 10:02 PM
RE: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - chuck Sep 4, 2008 9:04 PM
RE: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - Amen............... -----Original Message----- From: [address removed] [mailto:[address removed]] On Behalf Of Ellen Sent: Thursday, September 04,[masked]:06 PM To: [address removed] Subject: Re: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah P user 4. Sep 4, 2008 8:33 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - This doesn't seem to be the appropriate forum for political postings. We all signed up for this group because we have a common interest in kayaking and kayaking-related topics. It would be nice to stick to those types of items. There are plenty of othe Ellen Sep 4, 2008 4:06 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - nicola Sep 4, 2008 9:33 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - If the article pertained to something that was going on in our local waterways, I might find it to be more acceptable. I'm not trying to be a complainer. Just offering my opinion. I will just exercise my DELETE button and go about my merry way. That's Brad Sep 4, 2008 9:30 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - Hey Brad - it wasn't intended as a 'political' statement. I sent it to stimulate conversation about how our country handles its natural resources and wildlife, which should be near and dear to us (as paddlers). As paddlers, our duty is to protect Karen R. Sep 4, 2008 8:50 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - I agree. I have gotten more emails from this meetup group in the last week then I have from spam. Remember if you hit "Reply" it goes out to everyone. Alex On Thu, Sep 4, 2008 at 7:22 AM, Brad wrote: > I think it would be be Alex Sep 4, 2008 7:56 AM
RE: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - I totally disagree. Everyone is entitled to an opinion and agree or disagree conversation and awareness never hurt anyone. This is a big decision and our country is dependent on ALL of us making a well educated decision. Why not educate ourselves an Kirstie and John C. Sep 4, 2008 7:48 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - I think it would be best if political views be left off the emmail list. Thank you. Brad Sep 4, 2008 7:22 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - Preview not available Amy B. Sep 4, 2008 5:35 AM
Fw: Video: Sarah Palin's Shameful Record on Wolves - Defenders of Wildlife Karen R. Sep 3, 2008 9:51 PM
Fwd: 11:00AM Hanna Update - Doesn't look good :-( Rick M. Sep 3, 2008 5:09 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] New Meetup: Eastern Shore Birding and Wildlife Festival - Karen R. Sep 2, 2008 8:52 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] New Meetup: Eastern Shore Birding and Wildlife Festival - Karen R. Sep 2, 2008 8:49 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] New Meetup: Eastern Shore Birding and Wildlife Festival - Michele Sep 2, 2008 7:52 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] New Meetup: Eastern Shore Birding and Wildlife Festival - Michele Sep 2, 2008 7:51 PM
Lake Drummond - Pics are here: http://kayaking.meetup.com/144­/photos/429220/ MeetUp review here: http://kayaking.meetup.com/144­/calendar/8636248/ --Rick Chesapeake, VA Rick M. Sep 1, 2008 5:55 PM
Lake Drummond pics - I'm uploading pics to the Kayak MeetUp page, but here is the album on another site. Click on slideshow and enjoy. As always, the pics are yours to download if wanted. http://picasaweb.google.com/rm­cnelly29/LakeDrummond9108 --Rick Chesapeake Rick M. Sep 1, 2008 5:45 PM
FW: Virginia State Parks eNews - Dear Kayaking Group, Karen R. Sep 1, 2008 1:57 PM
New Meetup: Eastern Shore Birding and Wildlife Festival - Announcing a new Meetup for Hampton Roads Kayaking Meetup! What: Eastern Shore Birding and Wildlife Festival When: September 19,[masked]:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: Birding Karen R. Sep 1, 2008 1:07 PM
Saturday on Back Bay trip report - I met Steven and my friend Greg (not yet a member of our Kayak Group) at the Ranger Station at 0800 and the weather was calm and overcast. I saw Karen on a bike by her truck at the Little Island Park as I drove in, and waved at her but didn't ha Rick M. Aug 31, 2008 6:57 AM
You are Invited to Concert by the Bay on September 21st - Chesapeake Bay Foundation Karen R. Aug 28, 2008 8:26 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] New Meetup: Lotus Pond Adopt a Spot Clean Up - Michele Aug 28, 2008 10:07 AM
Fw: [kayaking-218] Life Jackets - Karen R. Aug 28, 2008 8:38 AM
New Meetup: Lotus Pond Adopt a Spot Clean Up - Announcing a new Meetup for Hampton Roads Kayaking Meetup! What: Lotus Pond Adopt a Spot Clean Up When: September 6,[masked]:00 AM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: This paddling meetup Karen R. Aug 28, 2008 8:34 AM
New Meetup: Labor Day on Lake Drummond - Announcing a new Meetup for Hampton Roads Kayaking Meetup! What: Labor Day on Lake Drummond When: September 1,[masked]:00 AM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: I plan to be in the boat a Rick M. Aug 27, 2008 8:50 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Anybody kayaking Labor Day? - I'm thinking of going out to Lake Drummond Monday morning. On Sat I'll be paddling from the ranger station in Back Bay headed south to explore and maybe run in to Karen since she's camping at False Cape. --Rick Chesapeake, VA On Aug Rick M. Aug 27, 2008 5:37 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Anybody kayaking Labor Day? - I would love to go if someone has a kayak I can utilise! -----Original Message----- From: Jillian Little <[address removed]> To: [address removed] Sent: Wed, 27 Aug[masked]:04 pm Subject: Re: [kayaking user 6. Aug 27, 2008 3:59 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Anybody kayaking Labor Day? - Preview not available Jillian L. Aug 27, 2008 2:56 PM
Anybody kayaking Labor Day? - Is anybody kayaking on Labor Day Monday? Brad Aug 27, 2008 2:17 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Back Bay this weekend - Hi Abbey, The bird you saw was a female Anhinga, very unique looking. No pics of it, I don't have a camera capable of goo Rick M. Aug 26, 2008 5:50 PM
Kayaking Monday - Hi Jillian - thanks for contacting me. I've got a pretty busy weekend ahead and would probably like to keep Monday as an 'impromptu' day. BUT - I'll forward this to the group and see if anyone is planning a paddle ... For future info to J Karen R. Aug 26, 2008 7:16 AM
My kayaking albums - The Osprey Pics in this one were taken by Steven: http://s70.photobucket.com/alb­ums/i108/rmcnelly/OldPungoFerr­yRoad/?albumview=slideshow http://s70.photobucket.com/alb­ums/i108/rmcnelly/MerchantsMil­lPond/?albumview=slideshow http://s70.photobucket Rick M. Aug 25, 2008 8:13 PM
Camping at False Cape this weekend - Hi - I have a campsite at False Cape this weekend - Thurs, Fri, Sat and checkout Sun. I would love company! Anyone up for that? You can kayak in, bike in, hike in. No cars. You can park at the Little Island parking lot. It's rough camping and not fo Karen R. Aug 25, 2008 6:10 PM
Back Bay this weekend - Greg & I paddled in Back Bay this weekend, and found an entry into the middle area of North Island. Nice trip with a lot of wind. Enough to make about 2-1/2 mph outbound progress without paddling. Saw an Osprey, what I think was 2 variations o Rick M. Aug 25, 2008 6:05 PM
Paddling options this weekend - Guided and gear, boats provided - Hi this is Karen. I've added a couple of notes to the calendar for the weekend about tours going out of Surf and Adventure in Sandbridge. These are guided tours and for these particular trips I will be the guide. I'm listing these as notes be Karen R. Aug 25, 2008 9:26 AM
How was Little Island launch area? - A friend want to launch there this weekend. How for do you have to carry the boat, etc? --Rick Chesapeake, VA Rick M. Aug 21, 2008 6:05 AM
New Meetup: Guided Ocean Kayak Tour - Sandbridge - Announcing a new Meetup for Hampton Roads Kayaking Meetup! What: Guided Ocean Kayak Tour - Sandbridge When: August 23,[masked]:00 AM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: There's a guided O Karen R. Aug 18, 2008 10:12 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] New Meetup: Beautiful Day for a Sail - Lynn K. Aug 17, 2008 11:23 AM
New Meetup: Beautiful Day for a Sail - Announcing a new Meetup for Hampton Roads Kayaking Meetup! What: Beautiful Day for a Sail When: August 17,[masked]:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: Sailing night. Another Karen R. Aug 17, 2008 10:06 AM
Unguided Moonlight Paddle and dinner at 'Zest's'! - Sorry to bother you all but I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://kayaking.meetup.com/144­/calendar/8466172/ When: August 16,[masked]:00 PM Karen R. Aug 11, 2008 7:32 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Pretty Lake Pig Out pics are up! - Thanks so much for attending & taking the pix! Lynn ----- Original Message ----- From: "Rick" To: Sent: Sunday, August 10,[masked]:35 PM Subject: [kayaking-144] Pretty Lake Pig Out pics are up! > htt Lynn K. Aug 11, 2008 6:08 AM
Pretty Lake Pig Out pics are up! - http://kayaking.meetup.com/144­/photos/?photoId=5110359&photo­AlbumId=414710 --Rick Chesapeake, VA Rick M. Aug 10, 2008 9:35 PM
Re: dropped members with over 2 months inactivity - Karen R. Aug 8, 2008 9:32 PM
Lotus Pond pics are up! - Go check them out: http://kayaking.meetup.com/144­/photos/409947/ Comments here: http://kayaking.meetup.com/144­/calendar/8439163/ --Rick Chesapeake, VA Rick M. Aug 3, 2008 7:14 PM
New Meetup: Moonlight Paddle at False Cape State Park - Announcing a new Meetup for Hampton Roads Kayaking Meetup! What: Moonlight Paddle at False Cape State Park When: August 16,[masked]:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: "Gaze at Karen R. Aug 3, 2008 6:09 AM
Lafayette River - I went back out on the Lafayette River this morning with the tide pretty high. It was nice to get back in some of the places that were too shallow before. We launched from the Haven Creek boat ramp, and I think I'll use it again even though it's conc Rick M. Aug 2, 2008 1:47 PM
RE: [kayaking-144] New Meetup: No Frills Friday Sail - user 4. Aug 1, 2008 3:50 PM
New Meetup: No Frills Friday Sail - Announcing a new Meetup for Hampton Roads Kayaking Meetup! What: No Frills Friday Sail When: August 1,[masked]:30 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: Evening sail to celebrate the Dogs Karen R. Aug 1, 2008 8:21 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Blue Pete's Kayak Dinner Tour out of Surf and Adventure - Only if you fall out of the kayak. :D ============= Brad Jul 31, 2008 7:25 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Blue Pete's Kayak Dinner Tour out of Surf and Adventure - Karen R. Jul 30, 2008 9:10 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Blue Pete's Kayak Dinner Tour out of Surf and Adventure - Karen R. Jul 30, 2008 9:06 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Full Moon Paddle August 15th or 16th - Mandy Jul 30, 2008 2:33 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Blue Pete's Kayak Dinner Tour out of Surf and Adventure - Mandy Jul 30, 2008 2:30 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Full Moon Paddle August 15th or 16th - I went on the last one and it was fun. I might be up for it again if if it's on a Friday night. ============= Hi Karen, I'd love it, but I'll be away! Oh well, can't be everywhere. Thanks, Michele ----- Original Message ----- From: Karen Ro Brad Jul 30, 2008 12:12 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Full Moon Paddle August 15th or 16th - Michele Jul 30, 2008 11:54 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Blue Pete's Kayak Dinner Tour out of Surf and Adventure - Jean Jul 30, 2008 11:12 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Blue Pete's Kayak Dinner Tour out of Surf and Adventure - Michele Jul 30, 2008 11:10 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] New Meetup: Lotus Pond Adopt a Spot Clean Up - Karen R. Jul 30, 2008 8:52 AM
New Meetup: Surf and Adventure Dinner Paddle to Blue Pete's in Pungo - Announcing a new Meetup for Hampton Roads Kayaking Meetup! What: Surf and Adventure Dinner Paddle to Blue Pete's in Pungo When: September 13,[masked]:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Descript Karen R. Jul 30, 2008 8:07 AM
New Meetup: Pretty Lake Paddle and Pig Out (Well - we won't really pig out) - Announcing a new Meetup for Hampton Roads Kayaking Meetup! What: Pretty Lake Paddle and Pig Out (Well - we won't really pig out) When: August 9,[masked]:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Des Karen R. Jul 30, 2008 7:49 AM
Full Moon Paddle August 15th or 16th - Hi Everyone - I'd like to setup a full moon paddle for the 15th or/and 16th of August. I'm looking for suggestions and if anyone would like to lead one. August 15th is a Friday. We could go back to False Cape (they provide the gear) and/or setup one at Karen R. Jul 30, 2008 6:54 AM
RE: [kayaking-144] Blue Pete's Kayak Dinner Tour out of Surf and Adventure - Stephen S. Jul 30, 2008 3:26 AM
Re: [kayaking-144] Blue Pete's Kayak Dinner Tour out of Surf and Adventure - sounds like fun...but am recovering from a week in the mountains with the cabin and floyd fest...sounds like fun though....gonna take me a long time to recoup any funds for a trip like that.... On Tue track Jul 29, 2008 11:56 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Blue Pete's Kayak Dinner Tour out of Surf and Adventure - Karen R. Jul 29, 2008 11:09 PM
New Meetup: Lotus Pond Adopt a Spot Clean Up - Announcing a new Meetup for Hampton Roads Kayaking Meetup! What: Lotus Pond Adopt a Spot Clean Up When: August 3,[masked]:00 AM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: This paddling meetup wi Karen R. Jul 29, 2008 11:09 PM
Re: [kayaking-144] Blue Pete's Kayak Dinner Tour out of Surf and Adventure - Sounds fun Karen! If more want to do this, I hope it's scheduled after Aug. 19 when I return to town! Lucy -----kayak Lucy Jul 29, 2008 10:59 PM
Blue Pete's Kayak Dinner Tour out of Surf and Adventure - Any interest in a kayak dinner tour to Blue Pete's in Pungo? We would get a guided tour out of Surf and Adventure through the Back Bay and arrive a Blue Pete's for dinner. Surf and Adventure would pick us up at Blue Pete's first and carry us in their va Karen R. Jul 29, 2008 10:38 PM
Another kayaking class opportunity - Hi all, I'm sending this to the group after several people asked me to let the group know about upcoming classes that may be of interest. We have a few spots open in our Surf Zone Strategies class this weekend. This is generally for people tha Tom N. Jul 29, 2008 7:15 PM
Lafayette River today - I went out on the Lafayette River this morning with my friend Greg, who paddled his newly acquired Hurricane Tampico 135S kayak. It has a similar hull shape to Lucy's kayak, but is made of some lightweight plastic called Trylon resulting in a 13-1/2 f Rick M. Jul 26, 2008 1:21 PM
Steve added great pics to both Old Pungo Ferry paddles - He added stunning Osprey pics here: http://kayaking.meetup.com/144­/photos/394491/#[masked] And added white flower pics (I don't do plants :-) here: http://kayaking.meetup.com/144­/photos/?photoAlbumId=400082&p­hotoId=4854278 --Rick Chesapeak Rick M. Jul 20, 2008 6:58 PM
Old Pungo Ferry Road pics uploaded - It was a solo paddle, and got hot and humid quick today. Trip report: http://kayaking.meetup.com/144­/calendar/8340239/ Pics: http://kayaking.meetup.com/144­/photos/?photoAlbumId=400082&p­hotoId=4854278 --Rick Chesapeake, VA Rick M. Jul 20, 2008 12:39 PM
Lynn jumped ship? - Without saying farewell? --Rick Chesapeake, VA Rick M. Jul 20, 2008 6:19 AM
RE: [kayaking-144] Back Bay Getaways - Thanks Ellen, A friend is trying to put together a group paddle using rental kayaks. --Rick Chesapeake, VA -----Original Message----- From: [address removed] [mailto:[address removed]] On Behalf Of Ellen Sent: Friday, July 18, 200 Rick M. Jul 18, 2008 7:22 PM

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