Carr Inlet


Sea Kayak - Carr Inlet

Explore Penrose Point and Home on Western Carr Inlet

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  • Sea Kayak III+
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.5 nm
  • Elevation Gain: 7 ft

We meet and launch from the Fox Island bridge, time will be announced.

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 III+
  • Wind:10-15kts
  • Waves:1-2 ft
  • Route:
  • Distance:  10.5 nm
  • Pace:Moderate

We'll paddle from Fox Island to Penrose State Park, Home, and back. These are long crossings in a long fetch area. Dry Suits are required. We'll practice and play at the end of the paddle.


Carr Inlet

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. Dry suits are required
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