Sea Kayak - Tacoma Narrows

Trip

Sea Kayak - Tacoma Narrows

Currents are good for a belated bday paddle for a hot meal at The Tides and back again.

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  • Sea Kayak III
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 13.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 15 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 3.0 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 4.7 kts
  • Pace: CURRENT ASSIST

TBA with leader's permission

We could have opposing wind/current so you must have good bracing skills.  Drysuits  are required.

Route/Place

Tacoma Narrows


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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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