Sea Kayak - San Juan Islands from Anacortes

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Sea Kayak - San Juan Islands from Anacortes

Time to play in Cattle Pass!!!

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  • Sea Kayak IV
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 22.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 15 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 4 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 4.7 kts

TBA with leader's permission

PLEASE NOTE: We will be spending time on or before max flood in the the pass to play.  Opposing wind and currents can make for a rougher ride.  A reliable roll is recommended but good bracing and recovery skills, helmets and drysuits are required.  We will be walking on to the ferry to return so wheels are also required. Parking fees will apply.  

Route/Place

San Juan Islands from Anacortes



  • Rosario Strait & Bellingham WA001

    Sea Trails Lopez, Blakely, Decatur & Shaw Islands WA002

    NOAA Bellingham to Everett No. 18423

    NOAA Strait of Juan de Fuca to Strait of Georgia No. 18421
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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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