Drift Paddleboards: Unboxing and Test Run
Boat Gear | Boat Gear & Outfitting

Drift Paddleboards: Unboxing and Test Run

Starry Horizons is not overly burdened with toys.  A lot of our space seems to be taken up with spare parts and safety gear instead of toys, but we have been carrying an inflatable kayak around for the past three years. Disclaimer:  The products mentioned in this post were received at a discounted rate.  We were psyched…

Karangahake Gorge and Dickey Flats Campground
New Zealand | Travel & Sailing Blog

Karangahake Gorge and Dickey Flats Campground

After buying our car in Auckland and spending five days touring the city, we packed up into Fornaxia and took off for our first three sights in our road trip:  Owharoa Falls, the Dickey Flats Campground, and Karangahake Gorge. Owharoa Falls Our first stop was Owharoa Falls in Waikino.  The falls are just a 2-minute walk from…

Set Up & Review of our Sea Eagle 370 Pro Kayak
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Set Up & Review of our Sea Eagle 370 Pro Kayak

We don’t have a boat full of toys, like some people do, but we do have an inflatable tandem kayak onboard that we bought in Florida back in March (an anniversary gift to each other!). We christened the kayak Aquila (an eagle constellation). Out Chasing Stars is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates…