Boston Harbor Vicinity


Sea Kayak - Boston Harbor Vicinity

Enjoy an evening paddle from Boston Harbor, this is one of the summer long series of Wednesday night paddles sponsored by the Olympia kayak committee structured to accommodate all Mountaineers Sea Kayak graduates. No need to sign up, just show up for some fun and socializing. Bring Immersion gear, ten essentials and kayaking essentials.

  • Sea Kayak II
  • Casual

We will meet at Boston Harbor Boat ramp for a 6 PM launch.  Please arrive allowing enough time to prepare to be on the water by 6 PM.  Destination and pace will be adjusted to fit the group and weather conditions at the time of launch.  Restrooms and limited parking are available at Boston Harbor.  A Discover Pass allows additional parking options.  Bring ten essentials, kayak essentials and appropriate clothing. Check wind, currents and tides prior to departure. 


Boston Harbor Vicinity

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

    MapTech Puget Sound Chart No. 100
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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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