From the darkness of the canal to the blinding sunlight - IMG_4163a
We head out of the canal from the boathouse - into the blinding light of our local star. The low light in the northern hemispere in winter is sparse but brutal when it is there . .
The wind is a brisk westerly, so canoeing is limited to the lee-side in Lake Fure (you might check the map) where the waves are smaller - but the winds makes some powerful gusts, so paddling have to be very forceful at times . .