Hammersley Inlet

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Sea Kayak - Hammersley Inlet

Introduction to currents, SK II+

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  • Sea Kayak III
  • Moderate

9:00 AM at Arcadia Launch Ramp

SK II+, 6 nm.:  From the launch ramp at Arcadia, we will paddle into the mouth of Hammersley Inlet on a strong ebb to learn about currents and eddylines. Lunch on Hope Island. This is an experience paddle, suitable for this year’s adventurous Basic Class students. Priority will be given to Olympia students. Immersion protection recommended, but if you go in, we will pull you right out.

Route/Place

Hammersley Inlet



  • 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

The Ten Essentials plus required sea kayak equipment.

Immersion protection recommended.

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