Broughton Archipelago Marine Park


Sea Kayak - Broughton Archipelago Provincial Park

Week of kayak camping in the Broughtons.

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  • Sea Kayak IV, Sea Kayak V
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 60.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 15 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 4 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 5 kts
  • Pace: Moderate

Packed, parked, suited, and ready to paddle by 9 AM.


Broughton Archipelago Marine Park

  • CHS No. 3546 - Broughton Strait

    CHS No. 3547 - Queen Charlotte Strait, Eastern Portion

    Wavelength Johnstone Strait and The Broughtons
  • See full route/place details.
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 plus a spare
  4. Spray skirt
  5. Bilge pump with floatation
  6. Self-rescue paddle float
  7. Waterproof whistle
  8. Dry suit
  9. Water for 8 full days (24 liters per person).
  10. All camping and cooking supplies. 
  11. Marine radio.
  12. Helmet
  13. Tow system
  14. Repair kit
  15. Signaling kit.
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