Re: [ksurf] Digest Number 911
--- In kitesurf@y..., "jjameson" <jjameson@c...> wrote:
Thanks for the response!
What are the conditions like in July and August? Would a 4/3 wetesuit
coverit? What is the wind like?
My father grow up in Duluth (we live in California now)and he bought
a lake front house in Bayfeild, Wisconsin because he wants to visit
the east more. Going to go and visit in July or August.
What kind of suit will i need to stay warm?
> We live in Marquette. The water temp is 35 degrees F; I wear a
> wetsuit, and then an O'Neill drysuit over it. This is only for
> though, because I am worried about having to spend a long time in
> You will become hypothermic quickly in a standard drysuit immersed
> degree water. Also booties, gloves, hood, lifejacket, harness.
> gloves, again are for safety. When I am windsurfing I go without
> and wear light gloves.
> The best thing about Lake Superior is if you get dehydrated, you
> lie in the water and drink to your heart's content!
> We're planning to go down to Escanaba to kite on wednesday if the
> holds (now they're saying 10-20 from the south). Joe