Tag Archives: Port Appin

Back on the water

Finally with the rain cleared, sunny skies coincided with a weekend free to get out sea kayaking…   However the forecast strong winds led to a change in plan and we sought shelter in the Lynn of Lorn. We launched at … Continue reading

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Lismore

Roughly 3 years ago Annie and I launched fully laden kayaks from the shore just North of Appin with the intention of a 2 day circumnavigation of Lismore.  I guess (hopefully !) I’ve learnt a lot over the last 3 … Continue reading

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Cuil Bay to Loch Creran

An Oban Canoe Club trip on the ebbing tide. Departing Cuil Bay, via Eilean Balnagowan, the Sound of Shuna, Port Appin to South Shian.  Spring Tide run at 1knt through the Sound of Shuna, 2 knt between Lismore and Port … Continue reading

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Making the most of the weather…

We’d been preparing for a trip around Mull all Summer; clocking up the miles to build on stamina, rescue and towing practice, purchasing extra kit, marking tidal streams and laminating maps, bagging up 9 days rations into waterproof packs. Unfortunately … Continue reading

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