Circumnavigations: Walney Island

Now the second shortest circumnavigation distance on the current PSK list (Scarba), Walney Island provides an ideal route for the budding circumnavigator or for those looking for one a little more 'fast and furious'. But once again, Walney Island should not be underestimated - good planning is required to ensure fast water, or in fact any water at all. Beware of the shallow waters that can provide lively conditions along the west shore too.
Walney is a regular paddling haunt and there are many who have completed this trip, we just need to hear more details...

Walney Island


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Pos. K1W Cat Paddler Elapsed Date Boat Note Links
1 K1M John Willacy 03:10:00 18-Dec-12 Rockpool Taran
Number of Records: 1
uv = Unverified (no GPS)


Number of Records: 3

Pos. K1W Cat Paddler Elapsed Date Boat Note Links
1 K2 Peter Hart/
Keith Longney
03:21:58 19-Jul-13 ELIO K2 Website GPS
2 Team Chris Drew
Will Herman
03:57:42 02-Feb-13 North_Shore Atlantic
Rockpool GT
3 Team O.A.G 07:00:00 06-Aug-11
Number of Records: 3
uv = Unverified (no GPS)
Walney Island

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