Sea Kayak - Carr Inlet

Trip

Sea Kayak - Carr Inlet

A challenging route, launch Fox Island, heading to Greens Point, crossing over to Penrose park. Turn north for 4.01nm, Crossing Carr inlet, to Cutts island. Next head to Kopachuck State Park and handle bar down coastline back to Fox Island

Info
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Sea Kayak III
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 15.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 14 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 1.4 kts
  • Pace: Moderate

Meet at Fox island boat launch 6:00am

launch 7:00am

(Note)_No public rest rooms at launch site.  The nearest public honey-bucket type restroom is located at Fox Island Sand Spit Park.  It’s a short distance from our launch location.

Please dress appropriately ( dry Suit required)

Bring something warm to drink and a lunch

let’s get out and have some fun😀

Be sure to bring your normal ten essentials


COVID-19 paddle

This is a Phase 2 paddle.

This trip is only open to those Who live locally (within 125 miles) of Fox island.

This trip will be updated if County guidelines change in advance of the trip.

Please review the three web. Link below we’ll be abiding by them on this paddle.

https://www.mountaineers.org/volunteer/leader-resources/covid-19-resources/covid-19-code-of-conduct

https://www.mountaineers.org/membership/the-mountaineers-covid-19-response

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1LGxLpIFFz5VaOCLWB8TNfykYjb1U7xumoaGWTraTOu8/edit

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 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
  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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