White water paddling in the Brecons

A few intrepid Hamptoneers (Peter Loy, Derek, Dan, Barnet & Jenny) joined a group paddling the Usk and other rivers in the Brecons (Wales).

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New Years Day 2016

Some pictures from the New Years Day outing on the Wey Navigation. See Facebook for lots more pictures and videos.

Group New HawAndrew, Peter, Norma, Dave, Jenny, Anne-Lise, Val, Mark, Tamra, Christine

Dan Peter Coxes weirDan and Peter try out the new canoe going down Coxes weir

Dan Peter Coxes weir3

 Now, where did I put that bailer?

River Mole Paddle

Dan, Peter Loy and Derek joined a group of paddlers to descend the Mole from Betchworth to Leatherhead. Read Dan’s account here. I will add some more pictures but there are lots on Facebook and videos too.

Dan Peter Sheep

 

Sheep

Sheep rescue

Boxing Day Paddle to Isleworth

Mark_SeaKayakMark Lewis in his sea kayak downstream of Richmond Lock

Richmond_BarrierBelow the Richmond lock canoe portage.

Just 4 Hamptoneers headed downstream from the club to the London Apprentice pub at Isleworth for the traditional Boxing Day paddle. Full trip report coming soon…

Saturday Paddlers

There was a good turnout on a sunny morning for a Saturday paddle up to the Walton Bridge café.SatGroupMark, Dave, Maxine, Robert, Anne-Lise, Geoff, Tamra, Jenny and Amanda

SatGroup2Jenny, Anne-Lise and Mark in the foreground heading upstream