Blake Island

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Sea Kayak - Blake Island

Blake Island day paddle. Easy Pace.

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 8.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 12 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 2 kts
  • Pace: 2.5
  • We will meet at 9 am at Pomeroy Park (8067 E Main St., Port Orchard).  We will launch at 10 am.  Plan to be back between 2-3 pm.

This is a mentored paddle for Susan Wilson.  It's an easy pace, beginner's welcome paddle.  It's a good chance for folks to practice cold water rescues, re-entries, and rolls.  This is a challenge by choice,  so feel free to take a snack break and watch others if you prefer.

This event was rescheduled from February 8th.  The previously registered paddlers will be given priority on sign up.

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
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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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