Pickering Passage


Sea Kayak - Pickering Passage

Pickering Passage, SK II, 7 nm (Priority for Olympia Basic Sea Kayak Students)

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 7.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 10 kts
  • Pace: Easy

Arcadia Launch ramp, 9 am

SK II, 7 nm. We will head north from Arcadia to the Hartstene Bridge and explore lower Pickering Passage. This is an experience paddle, suitable for this year's Basic Class Students. Priority will be given to Olympia Students.


Pickering Passage

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

These 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. U.S. Coast Guard approved Personal Flotation Device (PFD)
  2. Paddle
  3. Appropriate clothing for the conditions encountered seasonally
  4.  Sea kayak with flotation in both ends.
  5.  Pump
  6. Paddle float
  7.  Spray skirt
  8. Whistle
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