Blake Island


Sea Kayak - Blake Island

Paddle from Manchester to Blake Island, camp overnight, and return the next morning. Please note the camping fees are $12, for the Primitive and water trail campsites, and $27 - $37, for the Standard campsites.

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 12 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 1 kts
  • Pace: 3.0kts

Meet 3:00pm at the Manchester Boat Ramp, so we can launch at 3:45pm.

Immersion wear required.  Bring your own food, and camping gear for spending the night.  We plan to return to manchester before noon on Sunday, 05/19/2019. Overnight food will need to be protected from the raccoons, and other wild animals.  

 Please bring funds to cover the camping fees, which are $12, for the Primitive and water trail campsites, and $27 - $37, for the Standard campsites.

PFD's are required.





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 eight 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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