Boston Harbor Vicinity

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Sea Kayak - Boston Harbor Vicinity

Wednesday Night Olympia Paddle. Launch 6pm, Route TBD

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  • Sea Kayak II+
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 12 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 1.0 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 1.5 kts
  • Pace: moderate

We'll meet at BH boat launch in sufficient time to launch right at 6pm

Conditions have varied widely this summer on Wed. nights.  We'll establish route based on conditions and paddler experience but be prepared for some wind, current and potential crossing open water if wind is kind.

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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