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The 47th Annual Winterfest Boat Parade 2018 We came, we paddled, we Whipped It! . . Local paddlers “Kayak Ted” and “Kayak Whitney” of the South Florida Kayaking meetup group once again organized a group paddle of this parade that has become a year-end paddling highlight and an annual South Florida kayaking tradition! This is […]

Going back ten years in time to find .. DEVO ? . . The 2008 Winterfest Holiday Boat Parade through Ft Lauderdale took place on December 13, 2008. It was organized by the South Florida Kayaking Meetup group and the late great South Florida REAL kayak shop “KayakJeff.com“. . . The Parade route has not […]

“The Nightmare after Festivus” Starring Kaya K. Skellitonova as herself in a Kayakfari.com original production of her festive adventures shot on location in Florida Bay, the Everglades. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . […]

The Holidays are upon us here in South Florida! . . Just in time, a strong cold front moved over our area on December 9th, 2017. Preceded by numerous squalls and rain bands, the 2017 Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Holiday Boat Parade faced an uncertain forecast. As a result, turnout was a bit lower than […]

. Places and Kayaks i have Known and Loved: A 25 Year Paddling Love Story! . This year I am Thankful for 25 years of actively paddling kayaks and canoes in special places I have come to know and love. Paddling has been good to me and has kept me in shape – physically and […]

The Lost Portage – you can get there from here! . “Please tell me you’re not going to Canepatch!” said the Park Rangerette when I stepped up to get my backcountry camping permit at Flamingo. “How’d you know? What’s wrong with Canepatch?”, I asked. “Bugs, it’s really bad with the bugs”, she replied. As it […]

“Rudolph was my Co-Pilot” The Boca Raton Holiday Boat Parade is one of several held throughout South Florida during the Holiday Season. While not as elaborate as the BIG Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade in Ft Lauderdale, it makes up for it with a much more personal feel and great Holiday cheer!! Human powered […]

Scratching underneath that glossy Miami surface treatment! . . Miami is known worldwide for it’s natural beauty thanks it’s lush sub-Tropical setting and rich cultural heritage mix. Take for example the beautiful aerial panorama above of the city skyline and a tiny island in Biscayne Bay. That little island has been recently “renovated” with beautiful […]

. . At the top of the world in the Everglades – from the tower at Shark Valley! (click pic) .  Contemporary Everglades exploration series: “Willoughby Key” . This story is part two of an experimental hiking and kayaking adventure at Shark Valley in the Everglades interior. Why Shark Valley? Because it is ideally positioned […]

Anthropomorphic magic forms and Riparian voices of the Rio Grande at Cochiti Lake. . Studies in perception, anthropomorphism, b-sides and meaning in the dead of the New Mexican winter. Kayaking and photography in the high desert on a quest to seek out magic forms! . . . . . . . . . . . . […]

. It’s that time of the Season in South Florida – the time for the 2014 Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Holiday Boat Parade! This year, “Kayak Ted” and “Kayak Whitney” of the South Florida Kayaking meetup group organized a paddle of the Winterfest parade. This is THE boat parade to see and it’s always a real treat to be a […]

. The Boca Raton Holiday Boat Parade is one of several held throughout South Florida during the Holiday Season. While not as elaborate as the BIG Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade in Ft Lauderdale, it makes up for it with a much more personal feel and great Holiday cheer!! This year, “Kayak Ted” of the Palm Beach Water […]

“It takes a kayaker to photograph a Stiltsville village!” . STILTSVILLE LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY and DIGITAL ART from BISCAYNE BAY Available as high quality archival prints for sale directly to you in various sizes for your collecting, decorating and viewing pleasure! Images are also available to license for your print or editorial needs! E-mail me for a price list […]

. . The Boca Raton Holiday Boat Parade is one of a handful held each year in South Florida celebrating the Holidays with processions of colorful and elaborately lit boats. The most well known of these is the Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade in Ft Lauderdale, Florida. Human powered watercraft are not excluded, and […]

A tropical marine wilderness just outside the world of people. . On a clear and sunny mid February day I was cruising towards a distant wooden camping platform shimmering on the horizon. It’s where I would spend the night, comfortably perched about ten feet above a vast, shallow body of water. I might have well been […]

. . If there’s one (and I mean THE one!) “local” Ft. Lauderdale annual tradition it has to be the Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade.  It is the largest single event not just in town, but in all of Florida, and one of the largest in the USA, drawing a million estimated spectators along […]