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Witches Paddle 2023 

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Photo by Mark Larson
Patty Costanzo (front) and Jody Himango, co-organizers of the fourth annual Witches Paddle on Saturday on Humboldt Bay, were all smiles as they unloaded their stand-up paddleboards in the warm sunshine at the Samoa Bridge boat ramp.
Photo by Mark Larson
These two participants in the fourth annual Witches Paddle on Humboldt Bay carried their stand-up paddleboards past the new murals at the Samoa Bridge toward the boat ramp.
Photo by Mark Larson
More than 40 Witches Paddle participants lined up with their stand-up paddleboards, kayaks, canoes and an inflatable raft for a group photo at the boat ramp under the Samoa Bridge.
Photo by Mark Larson
Elizabeth Mackay, of Blue Lake, arrived at the Samoa Bridge to join the other members of the Dancing Magickal Witches of Humboldt County for their performance prior to the put-in by the Witches Paddle participants.
Photo by Mark Larson
The Dancing Magickal Witches of Humboldt County offered their lively performance under the Samoa Bridge before the Witches Paddle participants entered Humboldt Bay.
Photo by Mark Larson
Christine Fiorentino (foreground), Ellen Weiss and other members of the Dancing Magickal Witches of Humboldt County offered their lively performance on the Samoa Bridge boat ramp.
Photo by Mark Larson
The post-dance photo tradition continued for members of the Dancing Magickal Witches of Humboldt County after their performance on the Samoa Bridge boat ramp.
Photo by Mark Larson
After the dance performance by the Dancing Magickal Witches of Humboldt County, Jody Himango led the Witches Paddle participants down the Samoa Bridge boat ramp and into Humboldt Bay.
Photo by Mark Larson
The Witches Paddle participants left the Samoa Bridge boat ramp and headed west on Humboldt Bay into a stiff wind (Christine Fiorentino in foreground).
Photo by Mark Larson
Christine Fiorentino had a big smile as she arrived on her stand-up paddleboard at the Bonnie Gool Dock along Halversen Park, along with other participants in the Witches Paddle on Humboldt Bay.
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Jennifer brought her dog with her from Garberville to participate in the Witches Paddle event on Humboldt Bay on Saturday.
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The stiff head wind challenged the hat security of many participants in the Witches Paddle event on Humboldt Bay.
Photo by Mark Larson
Witches Paddle organizer Jody Himango led the way through some sail boat traffic heading west on her stand-up paddleboard across Humboldt Bay on Saturday.
Photo by Mark Larson
This Witches Paddle participant lashed her broom to her paddle for extra power.
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Given the stiff wind in their faces, most Witches Paddle participants reversed course when they reached the foot of F Street and the west end of Woodley Island marina.
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The Dancing Magickal Witches of Humboldt County offered their lively performance under the Samoa Bridge before the Witches Paddle participants entered Humboldt Bay.

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