Sea Kayak - Ross, Diablo & Gorge Lakes

Trip

Sea Kayak - Ross, Diablo & Gorge Lakes

Come spend a relaxing week camping, swimming, hiking and paddling in the canyons and waterfalls of the "Queen of Lakes"!

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  • Sea Kayak III
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 50.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 15 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 3.0 ft

TBA with leader's permission.

You must have kayak camping experience and able to paddle a loaded boat at a minimum of 3 knots in potential wind/wave conditions.  While most if not all of the camping will be free, shuttle fees will  apply.

Route/Place

Ross, Diablo & Gorge Lakes



  • Trails Illustrated North Cascades National Park

    Green Trails Diablo Dam No. 48

    Green Trails Ross Lake No. 16
  • See full route/place details.
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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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