Chuckanut Bay


Sea Kayak - Chuckanut Bay

Launch from the Marine Park in Bellingham and paddle south to Wildcat Cove at Larrabee State Park. Paddle back by similar route

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  • Sea Kayak II+
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 10 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 1 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 1 kts
  • Pace: 2.5


Head to Marine Park 100 Harris Ave, Bellingham Wa.

Meet at 8.30 am ; Launch by 9.30

Return around 4:30

Discover pass required for parking


Discover pass required or parking

Prereq: Basic or Equivalency.

This trip is great for any level of paddler including recent graduates of the basic class please contact Duncan Cox or Pat Carney with any question.

This is a mentored Paddle for Duncan.


Chuckanut Bay

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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