Sea Kayak - Port Orchard Bay


Sea Kayak - Port Orchard Bay

Brownsville to Keyport

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  • Sea Kayak II/III
  • Moderate

Meet at the Port of Brownsville, 9790 Ogle Rd NE, Bremerton, at 0930

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:  8 nm
  • Pace: moderate

We'll paddle from Brownsville to Keyport, where we will have lunch.  We'll play around bit on the way back to Brownsville.

Immersion wear required.  


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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