This is the most satisfying part of the job, when the day finally comes to launch the boat into the water! I chose a summers day and launched on the river near Wareham in my home county of Dorset.
I have included gallery with a few pictures of that day on the river.
So that is the story of my Esk 12 kayak build. I have also built the larger ESK 14 so now I have an almost matching pair! Go to my Esk 14 page