Blake Island


Sea Kayak - Blake Island Marine State Park

  • Sea Kayak III
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 8.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 12 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 2 kts
  • Pace: 2.5

Manchester - Pomeroy Park

Do not park in boat launch parking, unload in loading zone then promptly move vehicle to on street parking.

Arrive 9:00 am

Ready to paddle 10:00 am

This is a student paddle so, students will get priority.  Non students can apply to be assistants.

Rescues will be practiced. Immersion gear 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. Plus spare clothes in a dry bag.
  9. Drysuit
  10. lunch, snacks, water
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