Entries by Mike Tracey

New Showroom

My new storage and showroom. If you wish to view please call me, email  or txt to arrange for a viewing or meet me on one of the Lakes to Try Before You Buy.

Sit-on-Top Touring

Winter’s Day on Ullswater.  Frankie and Danny. We paddled into St Patricks Bay first for Skills, then to Purse point via Cherry Holme. We then stopped in this Stunning little bay to take in the view and have a snack, then paddled over to Norfolk Island for our main Lunch stop. Thanks to Frankie and […]

Great days out

Some brilliant days out. Lovely people, great company, thanks Mike. Mark and Jill. Ann-Marie, Connor, Emily and Kathryn.   Emma and Phil. Various day tours on Ullswater.

Try Before You Buy

Try Before You Buy. Peter and his wife Yukari trying out a Valley Etain and Northshore Aspect in choppy conditions on Ullswater. Try Before You Buy. Later on that day it blew up to Force 5. Try Before You Buy. Karl came down from Edinburgh to try an Etain too. What a great way to demo kayaks, […]


Great day out with Tim, weather fantastic just going around Norfolk Island great place for a lunch stop, Glencoyne Wood to the right, Birks Fell and St Sunday crag in the distant background. Off to Howtown now, Place fell in the background. Trying out two new Northshore Atlantic Sea Kayaks -really nice.

Oscar’s big day out

We had a fab day out on Ullswater, Oscar is studying at Kendal college. Once qualified he intends to work in the great outdoors,  as a mountain instructor and kayak guide.St Patricks bay Ullswater, the beautiful picture below was taken by Oscar ! After carefully composing the image and taking the picture, he then dropped […]

Walney Island

Had a wonderful wild day off the west coast of Cumbria, Walney Island with my good friend Tim. Start your Walney adventure with a trip around Ullswater first, you’ll be with me Mike Tracey from Cumbrian Kayaking Cheers Mike

Gemma and Luke on Ullswater

Had a great day out with Gemma and Luke,They came up from London for a few days of rest and relaxation, hooked up with me and went out on Ullswater in wild and windy conditions. It was blowing a good Force 4 gusting 5 at times, they were absolutely amazing. Next time they’re up, we’ll […]