Pickering Passage


Sea Kayak - Pickering Passage

Pickering Passage, SK II, 8 nm

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 7.0 nm

Arcadia Launch ramp, 9 am

SK II, 8 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 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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