Blake Island


Sea Kayak - Blake Island

Blake Island day trip

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  • Sea Kayak III
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.6 nm

We will meet at Pomeroy Park, 8067 E. Main Street, Port Orchard, WA, at 9:00 am and launch at 10:00 am.

Join us for this 6.6 nm paddle around Blake Island.  We will meet at Pomeroy Park (8067 E. Main Street, Port Orchard, WA) at 9:00 am and launch at 10:00 am.

We'll circumnavigate Blake Island, stopping for a lunch on the beach at the NE end of the island.

Paddlers must wear dry suits over warm clothing, with warm hats and gloves.

We will go in winds of up to 12 kts and waves up to one foot.  If conditions are more than than, this trip will be cancelled.


Blake Island

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    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.  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
  9. Dry suit, with warm hat and gloves
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