Marinedreams and Island Adventures

The rain came but Texas Surf Camp continued with push ups and other training techniques.  Morgan and the crew took it all in stride. It was a welcome reprieve from the...

The fish are out, they’re big, but high tides makes the hooking tricky. We paddled down Island Mooring’s Piper Channel to Marker 15 and got a ride back.

Kitesurfing vs. Kiteboarding. What’s the difference? Depends on who you ask but, these guys do it all. One moment they’re doing aerials past the 3rd sandbar, the next moment a dude...

Sargassum is a floating, planktonic species of seaweed common in warm waters. This year it is super thick and April’s bloom has been amazing.  The fresh crops are beautiful and I’m...

This is the 15th year Port Aransas has hosted Texas SandFest, the largest professional sand sculpture contest in world. It’s a qualifying contest for the World Championship Sand Sculpting Competition, this...

Morning paddles in Island Moorings are so fine. There’s nothing like floating downwind in the channel  with the outgoing tide and skimming over 8 inches of water. Big black drum, red...

No snow but an icy hill at Summer Place provided enough speed for some hard land surf training.

Nice outing but the strong south wind was too angled for big surf on St. Jo’s today. Clear, cool water and warm, sunny weather were a perfect combo.

Va’a Aloha places 1st in small, private vessel under 30 feet and, earns “Most Original” prize, of course. Santa’s SUPing reindeer pulled his outrigger sleigh and the little elves sang and...