Colvos Passage

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Sea Kayak - Colvos Passage

Trail of the Trolls: explore the northern shoreline of Colvos Passage

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  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 nm

9am at the end of Sebring Dr, a slip road just north of the Southworth Ferry. Parking may have a modest fee. Put into your GPS 11593 SE Sebring Dr, Port Orchard, WA. No public toilet at launch.  There is a restaurant up the road.

I expect this sea kayak trip to have this difficulty and plan to paddle in up to these conditions (view the sea kayak difficulties definitions on our Activity Types, Difficulties & Prerequisites page):

  • Difficulty:  SKIII
  • Wind: <12kts
  • Waves: <2ft
  • Currents: <1kt
  • Distance:  10nm
  • Pace: moderate

Immersion wear required.
Bring Lunch. We'll do some meandering along both shores of Colvos Passage, and the subtitle of this paddle will be revealed!

Please contact me if you wish to sign up, 360-710-0616 or michelbike99@gmail.com.

Route/Place

Colvos Passage



  • NOAA Puget Sound: Possession Sound to Olympia including Hood Canal No. 18445

    MapTech Puget Sound Chart No. 100
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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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