Marrowstone & Indian Islands

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Sea Kayak - Marrowstone & Indian Islands

Clockwise paddle around Indian and Marrowstone Islands. Launch from Indian Island County Park.

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  • Sea Kayak IV
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 16.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 15 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2.5 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 3.5 kts
  • Pace: 2.5 kts

Indian Island County Park.  Please arrive with enough time to be ready to launch at 9 AM sharp!  We need to get through the Port Townsend canal before the flood begins.

You must be comfortable paddling in currents up to 3 kts and conditions where wind/waves can be a factor.

Route/Place

Marrowstone & Indian Islands



  • NOAA Port Townsend No. 18464

    NOAA Bellingham to Everett No. 18423

    NOAA Approaches to Admirally Inlet Dungeness to Oak Bay No. 18471

    Sea Trails North Hood Canal, Dosewallips to Port Ludlow WA105

    Sea Trails Port Townsend, Dungeness Spit to Marrowstone Island WA103

    MapTech Cape Flattery to Whidbey Island No. 103
  • 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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