Sea Kayak - Boston Harbor Vicinity


Sea Kayak - Boston Harbor Vicinity

Wednesday Night Kayak. 6 pm launch. Sign up for some fun and socializing. Paddle South Puget Sound from Boston Harbor Marina toward or around Budd Inlet, Eld Inlet, Hope Island, Squaxin Island Passage, Peale Passage, Dana Passage and explore the many inlets and lagoons of the area.

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.8 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 10 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 1.5 kts
  • Pace: Moderate

We will meet at Boston Harbor Boat ramp ready for a 6 PM launch.  Please arrive allowing enough time to prepare to be on the water by 6 PM.  Destination and pace will be adjusted to fit the group and weather conditions at the time of launch.  Restrooms and limited parking available at the ramp, a discover pass allows additional parking options.

It's 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.  


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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