Boston Harbor Vicinity

Trip

Sea Kayak - Boston Harbor Vicinity

Wednesday evening paddle from Boston Harbor

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Launch from Boston Harbor Marina 6pm.  Route to be determined based on conditions and skills of group.

I expect this sea kayak trip to have this difficulty and plan to paddle in up to these conditions (view the sea kayak difficulties definitions on our Activity Types, Difficulties & Prerequisites page):

  • Difficulty: SK II
  • Wind: 8-10 Kn
  • Waves: 1 ft
  • Currents: 
  • Distance:  TBD
  • Pace: moderate
Route/Place

Boston Harbor Vicinity



  • NOAA Puget Sound: Possession Sound to Olympia including Hood Canal No. 18445

    MapTech Puget Sound Chart No. 100
  • See full route/place details.
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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
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