Flash Paddle: EASTERN SHORE PADDLE
Date: Saturday, May 10, 2003
Depart Time: 5:00 p.m.
Return Time: Sunset.
Launch Site: Fairhope Yacht Club.
Take-Out Site: Same as Launch Site.
Restrooms: There are restrooms near the launch site.
Launch Fee: Free
Trip Distance: 5-6 miles round trip.
Trip Route: Paddle south for about an hour toward Point Clear and then turn around and paddle back.
Trip Speed: Leisurely pace (about 2 mph).
Recommended Paddler Level: Beginners and Up.
Gear: Usual safety gear.
Conditions: If waves are big, alternate inland paddle route is from Fairhope Yacht Club up Devils Hole (Fly Creek) - approximately a 2 mile round trip. Lightning cancels trip.
Highlights: Piers & houses along the beach. Fairhope Pier. Evening sunset.
Post-Trip Rendezvous: To be determined by group.
Leader: Robert Nykvist
Contact Numbers: work: (251) 666-2766 or cell: (251) 455-4699