Hope Island


Sea Kayak - Hope Island

Please contact me directly if interested in this trip at lajbkayak@yahoo.com.

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Easy

This trip will start after the Oly BSKC wet paddle on Saturday, returning before 9 a.m. on Sunday.  The website doesn't allow me to schedule for this so please contact me directly if interested.  Thanks! LJ

I expect this sea kayak trip to have this difficulty and these conditions.  View the sea kayak difficulties definitions on the Activity Types page.

  • Difficulty:  SK II+
  • Wind: 0-10 kts
  • Waves: 0-1'
  • Route: Boston Harbor and return
  • Distance:  7 nm
  • Pace: Min 3 kts with loaded boat

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Hope Island

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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