Sea Kayak - Eastside Pool (Tacoma)

Practice your sea kayaking skills in the warmth of an indoor pool.

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Eastside Swimming Pool, Tacoma, WA

2:00 to 4:00 PM. Come 15 to 20 minutes early to unload boats and change

Registration is not required for this activity. Everyone must sign in at the pool session. You may register and pay on line, or pay at the door (checks are preferred). If you pay on line, changes will not be made at the door.

Your boat and equipment must be clean.

Cost for members are per boat in the water at one time. Members may purchase a $60 coupon for 6 Tacoma Branch pool sessions.

Cost for non-members is per person in the water at one time.


Eastside Pool (Tacoma)

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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