Mats Mats Bay

Trip

Sea Kayak - Mats Mats Bay to Port Ludlow

We will launch from Port Ludlow Marina 1 Gull Dr. 98365 and paddle around Port Ludlow before heading north to Mats Mats Bay for a late lunch at the park near the boat ramp.

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  • Sea Kayak III
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 9.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 10 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 1.5 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 2 kts
  • Pace: 3

Meet at Port Ludlow Marina 1 Gull Dr. at 10 am and launch at 11:00. You should be prepared for cold and wet weather so bring extra clothes. 

Route/Place

Mats Mats Bay



  • MapTech Oak Bay to Commencement Bay No. 102

    Sea Trails North Hood Canal, Dosewallips to Port Ludlow WA105

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