Sea Kayak - Boston Harbor Vicinity


Sea Kayak - Boston Harbor Vicinity

Sea Kayak from Boston Harbor in Olympia to Dana Passage

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  • Sea Kayak IV
  • Challenging
  • Maximum Wind: 20 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 3 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 1.9 kts
  • Pace: 3.3 Flatwater

We will be Launching from Boston Harbor boat ramp. Easy parking with a short carry.

Please arrive by 10:45 with an expected launch time of 11:30

Bathrooms at the launch site.

Discover pass required.

This is the first of two mentored paddles for Rohan.       

Dry suits required.

A Wind and Waves paddle.  Launching from Boston Harbor we will paddle along the shore line to investigate and play in the wind  waves found in Dana Passage. 


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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