Blake Island


Sea Kayak - Blake Island

A learning paddle - navigation.

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 nm

Info on the exact location will be forthcoming...

We will meet at Alki Beach and will launch from the beach at 9 am. Please arrive at whatever time you need to be ready to launch at that time.

This is an SK2 trip with multiple crossings including a shipping channel. The purpose of the paddle is to practice navigation. If you just want to paddle this is not the trip for you as all will be expected to come prepared and participate fully in the navigation exercises. 


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.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

These seven essentials plus The Ten Essentials are required on all sea kayaking trips.  

  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 - must wear drysuit or wetsuit.
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