Port Gamble Bay


Sea Kayak - Port Gamble to Foulweather Bluff Preserve & Hood Head

Student Paddle for Everett 2022 Basic Course

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 8.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 10 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 1.0 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 1.5 kts
  • Pace: 2.5nmph Leisurely to Moderate

Meet: 10 AM

Launch 11 AM- We launch from the protected beach just inside the mouth of the bay. 

If bringing your own boat, you can meet us at the beach.  If renting from Olympic Outdoor Center  be at the  store when it opens at 10AM sharp.

Olympic Outdoor Center:   Port Gamble, Washington - Retail, Rental & Demo Facility - Olympic Outdoor Center 

32379 N Rainier Ave., Port Gamble, WA 98364

This paddle is reserved initially for students and instructors of the Everett 2022 Basic Sea Kayak Course.  If space becomes available, I will open up to others on 5/22/22.


Port Gamble Bay

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. Drysuits
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