Sea Kayak - Eld Inlet Waterfront

Annual Olympia Sea Kayak picnic and Basic Class Graduation

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11 am at Tim Burke's house on Eld Inlet.  As an alternate, meet at Boston Harbor and be ready to paddle at 11 am to paddle to Tim's house.

Join us for our annual sea kayak picnic and Basic Class Graduation.  Please RSVP to (Virginia Haas (360) 705-1241 AND (Therese Pizanti) and see olympiaseakayak e-mail for picnic details on what to bring.  Picnic will include an easy 6 nm. paddle to Fry Cove followed by kayak games and food on return.  Registration on this website is necessary to join in the on-the-water activities, but RSVP Virginia and Therese with the total number of folks attending.  Activities will be done by 6 pm to permit people to return to Boston Harbor in time to return any rental boats.


Eld Inlet Waterfront

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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