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About wildwahinepaddler

I have been happily living on Maui for the past twenty-four years. I have been stand up paddling for over five years. I am married to Bob; have three grown children, five grandchildren,( two grandsons and three grand daughters.) I live in Kihei, on the South shore of Maui, right up the street from Kamaole Beach Park I. I paddle from Kam I almost every morning. I love living the island life and I love sharing my paddling adventures! Come join me! Maui No Ka Oi!

Surprise Paddling!!

It just so happened that my husband was working at his Wailea office….. so he was able to carry my board out for me, rinse it off….and secure it on my racks.  Bless him!!!!  It was fantastic to get out … Continue reading

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Perfect Morning!!

Beautiful morning!  It was so calm and the water clear.  The water temperature has dropped a degree to 79 degrees and I was feeling it.  I had eight turtles to swim with today  …. including two babies that were so … Continue reading

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Beautiful Morning!!

It was a beautiful morning!  Calm in the beginning… with the wind kicking up by the time I finished swimming.  I got down to the coral and there were no turtles around…. not a one.  I started following the fish! … Continue reading

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Nine Turtles!!

Wonderful day with my turtles!  Nine of them today!  The water visibility was pretty good too.  It was a great swim and such a mellow day!  I was really wishing that I had brought my board today…. it was perfect … Continue reading

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Just Beautiful!!

Swimming has been great!  The water visibility has been good too.  Yesterday I had about sixteen turtles… all feeding on the rocks ….. but today only TWO turtles.  It was good because I had them all to myself and I … Continue reading

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Beautiful Day!!

Nice turtle day!  Sixteen turtles in all.  The first turtle I spotted was swimming north. I turned to swim with it for a few minutes.  Down at the coral I had about ten turtles!  Most of the turtles were feeding … Continue reading

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Turtle Morning!!

It was a beautiful… but windy morning.  I knew Paddling was out even if my husband was there to help me… but I could swim!  It was choppy!  The turtles and I were getting shoved around but the water visibility … Continue reading

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