SAN ANTONIO – Kayakers had been in a position to reap the benefits of a uncommon alternative in 2020 – paddling by means of the enterprise district portion of the famed San Antonio River Walk.
Initially provided in October, the favored program was prolonged by means of the brand new 12 months and is offered on weekends by means of Jan. 31.
Morgan O’Hanlon, a contract journalist primarily based in South Texas, not too long ago 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 had 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 had been shortly soaked.”
She stated she was excited to see a brand new aspect 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 practically tipped my boat over once I was attempting to get a greater have 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 cops close to the Clifford Constructing who instructed her they had been “searching for a gun somebody threw in right here final night time.” (The officers were successful and found a gun that’s thought to have been utilized in a capturing 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 instructed KSAT her favourite half “was getting a greater have 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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