Port Townsend: Fort Worden to Boat Haven


Sea Kayak - Port Townsend: Fort Worden to Boat Haven

Scenic paddle along Port Townsend waterfront.

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 nm
  • Maximum Waves: 1 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 2 kts
  • Pace: moderate

We will meet at 9:00 for a 10:00 AM launch at the Marine Science Center, Fort Worden state park. This is a student paddle for the Kitsap Branch Sea Kayak class. 

Immersion wear is required. Bring a lunch and snacks.


Port Townsend: Fort Worden to Boat Haven

  • NOAA Port Townsend No. 18464

    NOAA Approaches to Admirally Inlet Dungeness to Oak Bay No. 18471

    MapTech Puget Sound Chart No. 100

    Sea Trails Port Townsend, Dungeness Spit to Marrowstone Island WA103
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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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