Boston Harbor Vicinity


Sea Kayak - Boston Harbor Vicinity

Traditional Wednesday evening paddle from Boston Harbor. No need to register. Launch time is at 6:00. Route, distance and time TBD based on conditions and who shows up. Mountaineers membership required.

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 6.0 nm

Be prepared to launch from Boston Harbor at 6PM. That's on the water at 6:00. Bring your discover pass or face the potential consequences. 

If it's extremely windy that night we will alter the course to maintain a low SK rating but if you are uncomfortable in windy conditions, consider a different night.


Boston Harbor Vicinity

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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