Blake Island

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Sea Kayak - Blake Island

Circumnavigate Blake Island from Manchester

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  • Sea Kayak II/III
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 nm
  • Elevation Gain: 2 ft

Meet at Manchester boat ramp at 09:30, launch at 10:30.

I expect this sea kayak trip to have this difficulty and these conditions.  View the sea kayak difficulties definitions on the Activity Types page.

  • Difficulty: SK II-III
  • Wind:up to 10 kts
  • Waves:  less than 2'
  • Route:  Manchester-Blake circumnavigate & return
  • Distance:  10 nm
  • Pace:moderate

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Route/Place

Blake Island



  • MapTech Oak Bay to Commencement Bay No. 102

    NOAA Puget Sound: Seattle to Bremerton No. 18449

    Sea Trails Seattle, Bainbridge Island, Bremerton and Liberty Bay WA202

    USGS Duwamish Head

    USGS Bremerton East
  • See full route/place details.
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

These seven essentials plus The Ten Essentials are required on all sea kayaking trips.  All but the whistle and clothing should be provided with any kayak rental.

  1. Floatation in both ends of the kayak
  2. U.S. Coast Guard approved Personal Flotation Device (PFD)
  3. Paddle
  4. Spray skirt
  5. Bilge pump with floatation
  6. Self-rescue paddle float
  7. Waterproof whistle
  8. Appropriate clothing for the conditions encountered seasonally
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