Sequim Bay


Sea Kayak - Sequim Bay

Sequim Bay on a rising tide and the little known access at Port Williams (weather permitting). Enjoy the bay, lunch at Sequim Bay State Park, returning waterfowl for the season, Paradise Cove, and the interesting channel/spit at the entrance to the bay.

  • Easy
  • Mileage: 9.7 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 12 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 2.5 kts
  • Pace: 3

We will try to launch/return from Port Williams (county park and boat launch), just outside Sequim Bay.  Alternate launch location might be City Park next to John Wayne Marina.  More information provided prior to day of paddle.

Anticipate on the water start time of 10:00 a.m.

COVID 19 phase 2 paddle.

A leisurely tour of Sequim bay with a lunch stop at Sequim Bay State Park.  

I ask that your bring and use a dry suite please.  


Sequim Bay

  • NOAA Strait of Juan de Fuca: Eastern Part No. 18465

    MapTech Cape Flattery to Whidbey Island No. 103

    Sea Trails Port Townsend, Dungeness Spit to Marrowstone Island WA103
  • See full route/place details.
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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