Blake Island

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Sea Kayak - Blake Island

Short trip from Port of Manchester around Blake Island with a stop on the main East side beach.

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 6.5 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 10 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 1 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 1 kts
  • Pace: Casual for such a short paddle

0830 meetup at the Port of Manchester boat launch for 0930 departure. 

https://portofmanchester.com/

Website indicates free kayak launching and parking

Will be a short paddle, clockwise trip around the island (depending on wind) stopping on the East side for lunch.

Immersion wear required.

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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