Lovely little afternoon paddle of about 25km, pleasant spot to pitch a tent and driftwood for a small fire. What more could one ask for?
How about poles and pegs for the tent? Perhaps keeping them in a separate bag isn't such a great idea after all, even if it does avoid damage to the tent when stowing it in the boat. Fortunately, I was able to improvise with rocks, trees and a length of rope that I brought for hanging up my tarp:
The fire was very useful for drying out my socks: