Boston Harbor Vicinity

Trip

Sea Kayak - Boston Harbor Vicinity

The “D” day paddle. Paddle to Dofflemeyer, Dover, and Dickerson Point. Have Da lunch on our sandy beach at Dana Passage. Priority will be given to Olympia Basic Sea Kayak class Students. This trip meets the student Experience Paddle requirement.

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 nm

   Meet at the Boston Harbor Boat Launch. 
Time and details will be given at the time of sign up.  Leaders permission is required.  Prior to signing  up contact the leader. Leave a message with your name and number at landline 360 7052055 or e-mail leader. 
 

      Launch time Is the time the group departs the beach.  Arrive with plenty of time to allow yourself to unload your kayak, to get dressed and pack your kayak. Plan to meet on the beach next to the boat ramp. Check weather, tides and currents prior to departure. Bring a discover pass to park at the Marina lot. Limited parking is available. Restroom and snack food are available at the marina. Bring a lunch, face mask, gloves, sanitizer, water and all the kayak essentials. Must keep 6 feet apart distances.
 Prepare for a fun day ! 

Route/Place

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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