Tag Archives: Folbot

It's hard not to stop and stare - sunrise paints the water gold

Pittwater Dawn with Global Paddler and Folbot

I recently heard from Scott Rawstorne from Global Paddler that he was passing through Sydney on his way to Tasmania and was keen for a paddle. Scott is the co-author…

Looking at Bear Glacier, the Harding Icefield's biggest chunk of moving ice.

More Paddling Bear Glacier Alaska

I received an email out of the blue from Ron, the kayak guide from Backcountry Safaris who showed me around Bear Glacier on my recent travels to Alaska. He’d just…

Bloody big Panasonic flat-screens with photos of Alaska

Alaskan Kayaking Photography Exhibit

I recently submitted ten of my Alaskan kayaking photographs to a competition and won a place in their final exhibition, held in the Global Gallery in Paddington, Sydney. For a…

Folbot Cooper, Greenland Paddle, Sydney Harbour

It’s embarrassing to admit this, but last week I forgot that my BD Nanook was still on the roof of my car as I drove into the garage. Imagine my…

Folbot Cooper on the "beach", Seward Alaska

First Alaskan Paddle in my Folbot Cooper

It is very hard to describe Alaska in words. It is a place of extremes, both harsh and beautiful.  Green forests that simply stop part way up mountains, to be…