Trip

Sea Kayak - Burrows & Allan Islands

"Student Paddle" for this year's class.

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  • Sea Kayak III
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 nm

Launch will be from the Washington Park Boat Launch on Saturday June 10.  Time TBD.  Preference will be given to Tacoma Basic class students.

I expect this sea kayak trip to have this difficulty and plan to paddle in up to these conditions (view the sea kayak difficulties definitions on our Activity Types, Difficulties & Prerequisites page):

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  • Distance:  nm
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Route/Place

Burrows & Allan Islands


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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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