Stretch & Reach Islands

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Sea Kayak - Stretch & Reach Islands

Stretch and Reach Islands

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  • Sea Kayak II/III
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

9:30 AM at Fair Harbor

This is a fun trip to circumnavigate these two small islands in Case Inlet. Usually one launches from Fair Harbor and does a figure 8 paddle around the islands and back to Fair Harbor. There can be wind waves on the outer side of the islands and one doesn't want to plan this during a low tide as Stretch temporarily becomes a peninsula!

Route/Place

Stretch & Reach Islands



  • MapTech Puget Sound Chart No. 100

    NOAA Puget Sound: Possession Sound to Olympia including Hood Canal No. 18445
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

The other essential items sea kayaking: boat with flotation in each end, paddle, PFD, sprayskirt, paddle rescue float, bilge pump, signal device, sunglasses, sunscreen, protective clothing.

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