Boston Harbor Vicinity

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Sea Kayak - Boston Harbor Vicinity

Wed Night Kayak. 6pm launch

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 10.0 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 1.0 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 1.5 kts
  • Pace: moderate

Meet at Boston Harbor Boat Ramp.  Be ready for 6pm launch.  Route TBD at launch based on conditions. 

Its getting to be the time of year when the launch is crowded and parking space is limited.  Let's try to stay out of the way of the trailered vehicles.  

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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