Canoes

May 26, 2009

Canoe Racing is a major sport here in the islands.

Hilo Bayfront is home to many fine examples of

the Hawaiian Canoe:

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These crafts are beautiful to behold whether they are out of the water or in it!

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canoeing across the bay

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Waiting for a Wave

May 12, 2009

 

Hilo shorelines are often full of people

Waiting for Waves

Although the size may not match Oahu’s North Shore

The beauty is undeniable

Sometimes it looks like they are

Walking on Water

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This set & the sunrise below are at Honoli’i, a favorite surf spot near Hilo.

The bluer batch is

an afternoon at Pohoiki

where a kayak & a few grandchildren found some waves…

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