McNeil Island Circumnavigation

Trip

Sea Kayak - McNeil Island Circumnavigation

Early am paddle around McNeil with a quick stop on Eagle. We will launch from Steilacoom dock. NOTE: I can't seem to get my email to send requests to my inbox. Please email requests for permission directly to teresanp@gmail.com or text 253.355.9354

Info
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  • Sea Kayak III+
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 15.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 15 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 2 kts
  • Pace: moderate to brisk

We will meet at the Steilacoom dock at  7:30 AM for a 8:00 am Launch.   

Route/Place

McNeil Island Circumnavigation


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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
  9. Dry suit
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