Paddling in Paradise  by Alison Hughes

Paddling in Paradise Guide Book

by Alison Hughes (Goose Lane Editions)
Paddling in Paradise  by Alison Hughes
The Atlantic Coast is one of the world's most exciting new destinations for sea kayakers. Off the shores of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland, the author carries readers along on glorious multi-day trips. Some are beautiful nature paddles that beginners will dream about for the rest of their lives, while others will test experienced sea kayakers and their guides. With photos, maps and travel information, this book is pure enchantment for adventurers and dreamers alike.

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Trails from the "Paddling in Paradise" Guide Book
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“I have traveled around the globe. I have seen the Canadian Rockies, the American Rockies, the Andes and the Alps and the Highlands of Scotland; but for simple beauty, Cape Breton outrivals them all.” ...
Pleasant Bay, NS - Sea Kayaking
At the mouth of the Bay of Fundy, tides average a mere 5.8 to 6.7 m (19 to 22 ft). This is more than enough to warrant careful trip planning, but with a thorough understanding of tides and currents, o ...
Grand Manan, NB - Sea Kayaking - Trail Length:
At the northeasterly tip of New Brunswick between the Bay of Chaleur and the Gulf of St. Lawrence, lies Miscou Island, 8 km (5 mi) wide by 13 km (8 mi) long. The island is rimmed by sandy beaches that ...
Lameque, NB - Sea Kayaking
The Cape Race light was the long awaited cue for vessels to alter course northward, rejoicing at being almost within reach of St. John’s harbor. However, a short distance to the southwest, Mistaken Po ...
Cape Race, NL - Sea Kayaking
There are two main types of sea kayaking trips. One is about touring, traveling along a predetermined route to explore a coastline, poking in and out of inlets, and playing in currents as only a kayak ...
Little Shemogue, NB - Sea Kayaking - Trail Length: 10
This section of Prince Edward Island’s hospitable coastline combines the rolling sand dunes and low sandstone cliffs so typical of the Island’s shores. It is home to the world-famous Malpeque oysters, ...
North Rustico, PE - Sea Kayaking
Located at the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia, the Tusket River basin measures a mere 32 km (20 mi) from Chebogue Point to Lower East Pubnico. However, between those two headlands lie 500 km (310 mi) ...
Lower Wedgeport, NS - Sea Kayaking
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