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Post-Work Monday Evening Kayak to Revitalise Your Week

The chance to see marine wildlife and spectacular ocean and mountain views as the sun sets after work + beat the traffic

Monday has a silver lining – and it’s kayaking. A post-work paddle on the ocean with Kaskazi Kayaks & Adventures will be the rejuvenating highlight of your week

Kaskazi does sunrise and sunset kayaks, explains Tracy Rauch, to avoid the heat of the day that often brings about an “ocean siesta”, when you typically see less marine life.

A PRIME TIME FOR KAYAKING
In the late afternoon, you might go in the direction of Clifton to see the sun set over the Twelve Apostles, where light reflects beautifully off the mountain range. Paddling at moonrise around the time of full moon is equally breathtaking. For a sunset paddle, Tracy recommends being on the water between 4:30pm and 6pm in winter and between 6 and 8pm in summer.

 
 
 
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WHAT CAN YOU SEE WHEN SUNSET KAYAKING?
There’s a good probability of seeing 70cm-long endemic Heaviside dolphins. “There’s something about the Granger Bay area that the Heaviside dolphins (and their babies in summer) particularly love,” explains Tracy. “The bigger dusky dolphins are fast and acrobatic and sometimes like to surf close to the kayaks.”

Another spectacular sight is the mola mola, a peculiar-looking sunfish that surfaces for warmth from the sun to eat some jellyfish and allow parasites to clean them.

 
 
 
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In whale season, from around June to November, you might see southern right whales, who travel to Cape waters to calve. The African penguin, commonly seen at Boulders Beach, surfaces in the Atlantic Seaboard, too.

 
 
 
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There’s also wonderment at eye level: Table Mountain, Lion’s Head and Signal Hill and the promenade take on a completely new perspective.

TWO-HOUR PADDLE TO BOOST YOUR WEEK
Kaskazi trips leave from Granger Bay and cost R400 per person for about two hours on a guided tour. Wear comfortable beachwear and a windbreaker if it’s nippy. Have a waterproof camera or a waterproof pouch for your phone, though Kaskazi guides take photos and upload to Facebook within 24 hours. The trip lasts for about two hours – just enough time to make it home for dinner, only this time energised and rejuvenated for the week.

KASKAZI KAYAKING
Address: 179 Beach Road, Mouille Point (next to the Shell garage)
Contact: +27(0)83 346 1146, info@kayak.co.za, https://kayak.co.za/
Hours: Mon–Sun: 7am–5:30pm

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