Carr Inlet

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Sea Kayak - Carr Inlet

Launching Fox Island Bridge, into Carr inlet. Stop @ Cutts Island, then figure 8 around Raft Island and back south. Time and interest permitting, a spin around Horsehead Bay en route -out.

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  • Sea Kayak II/III
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 10 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 1 kts
  • Pace: 3.5 knots

Launch Fox Island Bridge parking lot for 9am departure.   Stop at Cutts Island, Figure 8 around Raft, then back south.

Winter paddle so be prepared....I trust you know what that means but I will confirm if I do not know you. 

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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