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Sea Kayak - Cape Falcon

Explore the rugged coast of Cape Falcon, Oregon. Launch point is the open beach at Manzanita.

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  • Sea Kayak V
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 10.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 20 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 4 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 2 kts
  • Pace: moderate

Meet at 8am at northernmost beach pullout on Ocean Rd. in Manzanita.

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This is a beautiful paddle that can be challenging depending on conditions.  All launches and landings will be on open unprotected beach so you must have experience in surf up to 4'.  The beach for our lunch stop is slightly protected so swell is a bit lower here.  Aside from the lunch stop, there are almost no opportunities to get out of the boats, so be prepared with snacks and drinks accessible on the water.

Route/Place

Cape Falcon


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Participants must have:
    Drysuit
    Helmet
    VHF Radio
    Tow belt
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