Exploring Kiawah Island with a local naturalist

Baby alligator at Kiawah Island Resort, South Carolina (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Next week we will be visiting Kiawa Island, which is outside of Charleston, South Carolina.  A naturalist from Kiawa Resort http://www.kiawahresort.com/ Kiawah Island is known for its natural beauty and lots of wildlife. The island is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and large salt Read More

What can we do to stay in shape?

In a few days we are going to take a break from paddling. We are going to spend about 10 days visiting schools in the New York City area to share our story. We have been paddling, camping, portaging, and walking almost every day since we paddled away from Grand Portage, Minnesota on May 9th. Read More

How can we find more banded gulls?

We need your help with finding banded gulls. If you have read this week’s Notes from the Trail, then you know that we are on the lookout for Herring Gulls and Great Black-backed Gulls that have had their wings or legs banded. We have been kind of discouraged, because we have only seen one so Read More