Steilacoom to Sequalitchew Creek

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Sea Kayak - Steilacoom to Sequalitchew Creek

Day paddle from Sunny Side Beach in Steilacoom to Sequalitchew Creek Beach in DuPont and return.

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  • Sea Kayak II+
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 10.0 nm

We will meet at Sunny Side Beach In Steilacoom, launch and paddle to Sequailtchew Creek Beach in DuPont. Practice rescues, have lunch and then return to Steilacoom.

I expect this sea kayak trip to have this difficulty and these conditions.  View the sea kayak difficulties definitions on the Activity Types page.

  • Difficulty: SK II/III
  • Wind: <10Kts
  • Waves: < 1ft
  • Route:Steilacoom to Sequalitchew Creek and return
  • Distance:  10 nm
  • Pace: moderate

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Route/Place

Steilacoom to Sequalitchew Creek


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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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