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 […]

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

Three friends

Kicking around on Windermere trying to sell kayaks to three friends.


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 […]

I consider Ullswater to be one of the finest lakes and mountain ranges within the Lake District. Ullswater itself is fantastic for paddling; long enough to make for a brilliant day excursion or slower trip with an overnight bivouac/camp. A full circumnavigation of Ullswater is a wonderful day out for less than you think, ( […]