Sea Kayak - Potlatch State Park


Sea Kayak - Potlatch State Park

Olympia Basic Sea Kayak Course Student Graduation picnic

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 6.0 nm
  • Maximum Waves: 1 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 3 kts
  • Pace: 2.5

Greetings everyone,

The mountaineers kayak picnic is quickly approaching. If you haven't already sent in your response please do so by tomorrow night so that Karen will know how many people she is shopping and cooking for.

Looking forward to seeing everyone. Dont forget your Discover parking pass. You can pick one up at Boston Harbor tomorrow night before the Wednesday night paddle.


Potlatch State Park

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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