Boston Harbor Vicinity

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Sea Kayak - Boston Harbor Vicinity

Oly SK Wed Night Paddle. Launch at 6 pm from Boston Harbor Ramp. Route TBD at launch

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 12.0 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 15 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 1.5 kts
  • Pace: moderate

Arrive in time to be ready to launch at 6.  If weather is nice, expect boat ramp and parking to be crowded.  This should be one of the later daylight evenings of the year, so if its nice we may stay out a little longer.  

Route/Place

Boston Harbor Vicinity


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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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