IT FREAKING WORKED! I had to make a single minor adjustment - the clip didn’t pinch hard enough. Nothing a cotter pin couldn’t fix! I’ll upload the video soon, but it is really…REALLY stable. I’m positively thrilled by the result!
We visited Cavendish Beach, a site that was suggested to us by a local. She referred to it as "cavy", and asked her co worker what she thought of the recommendation with an "eh?"
Cavy creates this beautiful gradation from blue to red as the water hits the red soil on the coast.
I practiced my kite stalls, barefoot on the beach, while the kids played in the cold water. I love beach days!
We're just arrived on Prince Edward Island, and I noticed it was windy when we parked. Excited, I go out and try to fly my kite, which of course is when the wind dies.
I miss the constant wind on the Outer Banks. I hear they do some kite surfing here though, so maybe I'll have more luck on the beach. 🤞
I mounted a camera to my kite, flew the kite, and successfully got some cool sunset footage at my campground. This talks about the trial-and-error getting there. It shows the footage, too!
My new kite reel has a ratchet built in so you can lock it to only reel in, but not out. Kind of like a fishing reel. I also got a shorter tail because the 75′ one is awesome but cumbersome in tighter spots. Such a fun way to run out for a quick break… Continue reading Untitled