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Posted by Slickrock Adventures on October 16, 2012

Underwater kayaking, revisited

Back in August we had such a fantastic response to our first blog post about our brief flirtation with the sport of underwater kayaking out at Adventure Island that we thought it deserved a little more attention. So here are two other photos from the shoot: one of Cully doing perhaps the first deep sea kayak pirouette, and the other is Bev attempting to paddle across the sea bed.

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Posted by Slickrock Adventures on August 3, 2012

Underwater Kayak | The fun photo shoot experiment “kayaking” underwater

Back in the year 2000, a writer/photographer team for National Geographic Adventure magazine came to our island in Belize for a feature story. You can imagine how excited we were about this. Jon Bowermaster and Barry Tessman were famous, they were widely published, and had also both traveled extensively all over the world. The staff and guests on the island that week were also super excited and it

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Posted by Slickrock Adventures on February 3, 2012

Slickrock’s history featured on Tacogirl blog

Recently I was a guest blogger on the premier Belize blog, Tacogirl. We exchanged some emails, and Tacogirl asked to use one of my emails in an upcoming blog post. Of course I said yes! In this email I reminisced about Slickrock’s very old days when we based our sea kayak trips out of Placencia, Here is her post, with some old pictures I sent her from our original days way back when: http://

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Posted by Slickrock Adventures on September 26, 2011

Moving out to Glover’s Reef

Slickrock’s big move out to Glover’s Reef occurred in the summer of 1996. We had been running sea kayak tours in Belize for 5 years out of Placencia, on the mainland coast in southern Belize, doing self support week-long tours among the islands along the outlying barrier reef. But the islands were starting to get crowded, and a few developed, so our trips were losing their wilderness character

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Posted by Slickrock Adventures on July 22, 2011

Slickrock’s history, an interview online

Last week I was interviewed via email by Bo Bissett of, an adventure travel/photo/extreme sports blog–

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