Port Gamble Bay

Trip

Sea Kayak - Port Gamble to Foulweather Bluff Preserve

Experience paddle for students of the basic sea kayak class. Preference given for Olympia branch students.

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 8.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 10 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 1 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 0.5 kts
  • Pace: 2 kt

Meet at Olympic Outdoor Center in Port Gamble at 10am.

Those needing to rent a boat and gear from Olympic Outdoor Center need to call ahead of time to arrange a rental.

Current Covid vaccination is required for participation.

Route/Place

Port Gamble Bay


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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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