Sea Kayak - Freshwater Bay

Trip

Sea Kayak - Freshwater Bay

Come play in one of the nicest places in WA state. Alternative launch may be chosen, conditions dependent. Sunday will likely be a different route. Drysuit and helmet required. Camping optional and parking fees may apply.

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  • Sea Kayak III+, Sea Kayak IV, Sea Kayak V
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 15 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 4 ft

TBA with leader's permission

You must have rock gardening/surf training or experience. 

Route/Place

Freshwater Bay



  • MapTech Cape Flattery to Whidbey Island No. 103

    NOAA Strait of Juan de Fuca: Eastern Part No. 18465
  • See full route/place details.
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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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