Avalon, Elliott Bay Marina


Sail - Avalon, Elliott Bay Marina

Day sail for students of recent Mountaineer sailing class.

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  • Easy
  • Easy

Meet at the boat moored in the Elliott Bay Marina in dock/slip  D-54.  Meet at 11 and should be back 5 or 6-ish.

Please wear soft soled shoes.  Bring a lunch and beverage of your choice.  Park in the " guest parking " spaces up adjacent to the street or on the street.   The " D " gate is the second one from the far end of the marina.  The rest room is in the building at the end of the parking lot.  Bring any class paper work that needs to be signed off.

Rich Clapp,  206-719-1257,  elliottbaymarina.net,  D-54,  gate/restroom code  9568


Avalon, Elliott Bay Marina

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Sailing Essentials

Don’t leave the dock without these items! They make sailing safer for you and your crewmates. As a carrier, use a soft duffel bag for easy stowing without metal buckles that can scratch woodwork.

  • Non-skid deck shoes (or sea boots) with non-marking soles.
  • Heavy-duty gloves (preferably leather) for line handling (fingertips cut off is OK).
  • Warm clothing head to foot (Note: The ambient temperature on the water is usually lower than on land).
  • Foul-weather gear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Knife on lanyard
  • Whistle on a lanyard
  • Food and drink
  • Headlamp or flashlight
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