Boston Harbor Vicinity

Trip

Sea Kayak - Boston Harbor Vicinity

Olympia Basic Kayak Students have priority, this trip qualifies as an "Experience paddle". Launch and return Boston Harbor. "Special 3 D Day" Dofflemeyer Point,Dover Point and Dickerson Point.

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi

Boston Harbor Boat Launch. Ready to be on the water at 9:30.

I expect this sea kayak trip to have this difficulty and these conditions.  View the sea kayak difficulties definitions on the Activity Types page.

  • Difficulty: SK II
  • Wind:
  • Waves:
  • Route:
  • Distance: 7 -8  nm
  • Pace: moderate

Launch and return Boston Harbor. 3 D Day Paddle:Explore.Dofflemeyer point,Dover Point and Dickerson point. Lunch break on our sandy Beach off of Dana Passage. Return via the shoreline to the  Boston Harbor boat Launch. Possible tour of the Big Fish Trap Cove.

Route/Place

Boston Harbor Vicinity



  • NOAA Puget Sound: Possession Sound to Olympia including Hood Canal No. 18445

    MapTech Puget Sound Chart No. 100
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

These seven 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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