Sea Kayak - Gig Harbor Triple Cross


Sea Kayak - Gig Harbor Triple Cross

We’ll Launch from Owen Beach at Point Defiance Park, with stops at Vashon Island, Gig Harbor Bay with lunch at Tides Tavern and play time at Point Defiance

  • Sea Kayak III
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 7.0 nm
  • Pace: 3

We’ll plan to launch by 12:30pm with a beach huddle at 12:15pm
The newly remodeled park has great rest rooms.  

 We will have ample opportunities to test out your newly acquired roll.

Quoting Dan R, “wet is the look this time of year.”

Dry suits required.

Bring these if you have them a tow belt system, marine VHF radio.

You never know when you might encounter a whale or two.

If it's sunny, windy, raining, or snowing should add to our adventure. 


Gig Harbor Triple Cross

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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