I am re-posting this story having “won” : “what was the craziest thing you’ve ever done?” question/conversation at this year’s Christmas dinner table!
Isla Espiritu 2009 Solo Paddling Trip
An epic trip, testing myself on a solo winter ocean kayak trip where waves of 10 feet tall were expected.
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About the island:
Isla Espíritu Santo is an island in the Gulf of California, off the Mexican state of Baja California Sur. It is separated from Isla Partida by a narrow canal.
It has a land area of 80.763 square kilometres (31.183 sq mi), the 12th-largest island in Mexico. Isla Partida’s land area is 15.495 square kilometres (5.983 sq mi). They are part of La Paz Municipality and are both a short boat trip from La Paz on the Baja California Peninsula.