SAN ANTONIO – Kayakers have been capable of make the most of a uncommon alternative in 2020 – paddling by way of the enterprise district portion of the famed San Antonio River Stroll.
Initially provided in October, the favored program was prolonged by way of the brand new 12 months and is obtainable on weekends by way of Jan. 31.
Morgan O’Hanlon, a contract journalist primarily based in South Texas, just lately spoke with KSAT and shared her expertise, in addition to a video, a portion of which we condensed right into a viewer-friendly two-minute time-lapse.
O’Hanlon stated she and her boyfriend left round 7 a.m. on a grey December morning to unload their kayaks and have been paddling for roughly 10 minutes when it began raining. “I’m an skilled paddler and I got here ready. My boyfriend wasn’t so fortunate. His skinny denims have been shortly soaked.”
She stated she was excited to see a brand new facet of San Antonio and had walked alongside the river the night time earlier than to absorb the Christmas lights.
“It was superior to see the identical route within the gentle of day. I almost tipped my boat over once I was making an attempt to get a greater take a look at a bunch of about 10 ducklings trailing behind their mother,” O’Hanlon stated.
One other attention-grabbing run-in? O’Hanlon stated she and her boyfriend occurred upon a trio of San Antonio law enforcement officials close to the Clifford Constructing who informed her they have been “searching for a gun somebody threw in right here final night time.” (The officers have been profitable and located a gun that’s thought to have been utilized in a taking pictures on the downtown Whataburger.)
Check out the time-lapse within the video participant above and tour the San Antonio River Stroll from O’Hanlon’s kayak.
She informed KSAT her favourite half “was getting a greater take a look at the architectural particulars I’ve missed once I go to the River Stroll simply to have a drink.”
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