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Sea Kayak - Columbia River: Stevenson to Drano Lake

Meet at the Stevenson riverfront park at 9:00 am. Will set shuttle to Drano Lake from here. Dinner at the Walking Man brew pub after.

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  • Sea Kayak IV, Sea Kayak V
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 13.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 30 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 4 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 2 kts
  • Pace: Moderate.

Meet at 9am at the riverfront park in Stevenson. 

need to have some experience in downwind surfing on wind waves


Columbia River: Stevenson to Drano Lake

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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