Sea Kayak - Tacoma Narrows


Sea Kayak - Tacoma Narrows

We’ll paddle to Steamers Restaurant in Titlow Beach for a hot lunch and then back again on one of the shortest days of the year.

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  • Sea Kayak III
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 nm

Details provided upon leader's permission.  Immersion wear required.  Be prepared to paddle at night if necessary.

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: III
  • Wind: 0-10 kts
  • Waves: 0-2'
  • Route: TBA
  • Distance:  13 nm
  • Pace: current assisted

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Tacoma Narrows

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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