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DELMARVAKayaker

A nature lover who kayaks to explore the places others never see. After using books, web sites etc. to find kayaking locations it's time to share our information with others. Enjoy your time on the water!

A Trip to Saxis

On September 11, 2019 we launched from Saxis, Virginia: one of our favorite paddles on the Virginia Eastern Shore. Saxis is a little town with a beautiful location especially for kayakers. On this anniversary of 9/11 we had wonderful sun, but it was a little windy. Here are […]

Return to Bird Island

July 10, 2019 featured a return paddle to Bird Island in the middle of the Sinepuxent Bay, MD. In 2018, we made this same trip on July 27th discovering nesting brown pelicans with babies. Launching from Old Ferry Landing in Assateague Island National Seashore, we hoped for more […]

The Wye East River: An Abundance of Riches

On Wednesday June 12, we again paddled a marvelous Delmarva kayaking destination: the Wye East River near Wye Mills, MD. Launching from Wye Landing we immediately saw an almost comical abundance of river and marsh wildlife, immature bald eagles, mature bald eagles, osprey, blue herons, cormorants, and even […]

Bald Cypress Luck

The Delmarva Peninsula is lucky. We straddle the northern most range of the bald cypress tree. This means we have beautiful cypress swamps to paddle, and in our case a cypress swamp just twenty minutes away in Delaware’s Trap Pond State Park. We began our kayaking season this […]

The Beaches of Tizzard Island

Launching from the Taylor’s Landing boat ramp, near Girdletree, MD, offers a number of paddling options including a new, to us, paddle to Tizzard Island on May 27th, 2019, Memorial Day. Our favorite paddles from Taylor’s Landing head two miles southeast to circumnavigate Mills Island, or hug the […]

euryhaline paddler

exploring the shorelines of Delmarva via kayak

john pavlovitz

Stuff That Needs To Be Said

C~ Birdsong Photos

Travel and Event Photography. Sony Shooter.

Kayaking Delmarva

Paddling the Eastern Shore and Beyond

kayakfari ( kayak .. far .. i )

Fitness, Adventure and Art on the High Seas!

The Pink Kayak

The Adventures of Miss Pink and Baby Blue, on and off the water. In the States, in Nicaragua, and beyond!

The Casual Outdoorsman

Outdoor Advice, Reviews, Adventure

Osprey Camera Blog

Osprey Activities @ Nest on MD Eastern Shore

Giving Hope a Chance

Experiences In Disaster Response

MERRYWEATHER SMITH

Chronicles of Maine Island Living

What should we do today?

Your daily guide to exciting and enriching activities for your kids throughout Delmarva!

Field Trips in the DC, MD, VA, WV, DE, and PA area

"Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn." -Benjamin Franklin

The Guide

The Official Blog of Delmarva's Leading Weekly Advertising Publication

Thrifty Campers

Nature knows no such barriers

The ancient eavesdropper

Nature's nuances in a nutshell

nature has no boss

images as thoughts

Inside the Eye

Official Blog of the National Hurricane Center

ROADTRIPP(H)ER

The story of a girl who ditched her cube for the open road