Kayaking River Thurne & Hickling Broad

Launched from Martham Boatyard (River Thurne) and headed northbound up Candle Dyke, through Heighham Sound and around Hickling Broad, including Catfield Dyke. Returned and went upstream on River Thurne to West Somerton, then returning to launch point.

Very quiet, no cruisers underway, just one pike fisherman and one dinghy sailor.

Launched from Martham Boats (River Thurne)

Distance = 12.3 miles
Av speed (underway) = 4.00 mph
Elapsed time = 3:08 hrs

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