Chuckanut Bay


Sea Kayak - Chuckanut Bay

Paddle Chuckanut Bay to Fairhaven and back.

  • Sea Kayak II+
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 10.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 15 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 3 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 2 kts
  • Pace: Moderate

This trip is for people participating in Camp and Paddle.  

Proof of vaccination is required.  If you have not already sent me a clear image of your vaccination card as part of Paddle and Camp, please do so when you register.

After breakfast and cleaning up the group site, we will depart and drive up to Larrabee State Park's boat launch.  I anticipate departing DP about 8am.  It is a 50 minute drive to Larrabee.

Join me for a moderate paddle through chuckanut bay, with time to look at the sandstone formations.


Chuckanut Bay

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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