Port Orchard Bay

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Sea Kayak - Port Orchard Bay

Night Paddle

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  • Sea Kayak II/III
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 nm

Meet at Brownsville Marina at 2030

I expect this sea kayak trip to have this difficulty and these conditions.  View the sea kayak difficulties definitions on the Activity Types page.

  • Difficulty: SKII
  • Wind:<10 kts
  • Waves:< 1 ft
  • Route:
  • Distance:  6 nm
  • Pace: moderate

We'll launch from Brownsville and play around in Port Orchard -- we'll stop on Bainbridge Island for a break .

Immersion wear required.  Bring a waterproof headlamp and a glowstick and a means of attaching same to your headgear.  Bring a snack if you like.

Route/Place

Port Orchard Bay



  • NOAA Puget Sound: Northern Part No. 18441

    MapTech Puget Sound Chart No. 100

    NOAA Puget Sound No. 18440
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

These seven 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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