Carr Inlet

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Sea Kayak - Carr Inlet

Basic Class experience paddle on Carr Inlet from Wauna to Cutts Island and back.

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  • Sea Kayak II+
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 8.0 nm

Meet at the Wauna boat launch around 9 am and plan to launch at 10 am. 

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: SKII +
  • Wind: 
  • Waves:
  • Route:
  • Distance:   8 nm
  • Pace:

We'll paddle from Wauna Boat Launch to Cutts Island and back. This is an experience paddle, priority will be given to Olympia 2016 Basic Class students.  If the weather conditions are favorable this will qualify as a Paddle Pin Paddle.

Route/Place

Carr Inlet



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

    MapTech Puget Sound Chart No. 100

    NOAA Puget Sound: Southern Part No. 18448
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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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