Sea Kayak - Point No Point to Hood Canal

Trip

Sea Kayak - Point No Point to Hood Canal

We’ll launch from Norwegian Point County Park, and paddle up the coast around Foulweather Bluff and handle bar coast down to the Foulweather Preserve. For lunch and catch the flood tide returning to the park.

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  • Sea Kayak III
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 12 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 2 kts
  • Pace: 3

Meet at 8:15am at Norwegian Point County Park, 

Launch 9:00am

Bring something warm to drink and a lunch snack

Immersion clothing required. Your choice as long as you’re willing to except responsibility for that choice. (I prefer a dry suit)

Bring these if you have them:

FM radio

Tow Belt

Bring your kayak sail that might be fun.

we might get to ride some ship wakes

Route/Place

Point No Point to Hood Canal



  • MapTech Oak Bay to Commencement Bay No. 102

    NOAA Puget Sound: Entrance to Hood Canal No. 18477

    Sea Trails North Hood Canal, Dosewallips to Port Ludlow WA105
  • 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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