KAYAKING & COVID-19
Dealing with the changes brought on by the pandemic is like navigating uncharted waters. We are posting a series of articles with information and resources that we hope will be helpful to our community of sea kayakers and our community at home on Peaks Island.
Article by Sandy Lang. Photographs by Peter Frank Edwards
Founder of Maine Island Kayak Company Tom Bergh of Peaks Island encourages others to experience sea kayaking and the ocean's lessons. A Master Maine Sea Kayaking Guide, he successfully circumnavigated Nelson Island in the South Shetland Islands in 2000 - part of a three-person, unsupported sea kayaking journey that was the first of its kind.
"When we contemplate the whole globe as one great dewdrop, striped and dotted with continents and islands, flying through space with other stars all singing and shining together as one, the whole universe appears as an infinite storm of beauty." John Muir