Ketron Island Circumnavigation

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Sea Kayak - Ketron Island Circumnavigation

Mid November opportunity to get out and paddle around Ketron Island. We will be doing lunch at Solo Point. There will be a mild current assist in both directions. It will be pleasant to paddle a shore line without houses. I wonder what wild life we’ll see🤔.

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  • Sea Kayak II+
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 8.25 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 15 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2 ft
  • Pace: 3

 

We’ll meet at Sunnyside Beach Park 8:45AM

‘A parking  fee of $5.00 required 

-122.58975337625932, 47.1786660899441

Launch 9:30AM 

There Are public rest rooms

Be very careful when crossing the railroad tracks.

We’ll  be parking in the public parking area for the park.  So you’ll need to bring your wheels it’s quite a walk down to the Park from the lot.

 

 

Proper Immersion gear required (Dry suit) Preferably.

You’ll need to rent or bring your own equipment for this paddle elsewhere.

Be sure to pack a lunch and something warm to drink.

 

I’ll email Everyone an up-date on Friday night November 16th, 2018.

 

Route/Place

Ketron Island Circumnavigation



  • MapTech Puget Sound Chart No. 100

    NOAA Puget Sound: Possession Sound to Olympia including Hood Canal No. 18445
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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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