American Lake

A well-stocked lake just west of Lakewood, Washington that's great for fishing and paddling.

launch points

INFORMATION for leaders

Scheduling & Permits

  • If you are scheduling this as a non-course related activity, please limit your group size to the default party size. The maximum party size is for use by course field trips only, and includes both students and instructors. Group size maximums do not reflect how course field trips are run (in smaller groups of students and instructors), but allow for course leaders to register the course in our system.
  • If you are scheduling a course field trip, please contact our Member Services Team to confirm the field trip and any permitting regulations.
  • Difficulty: Sea Kayak II
  • Land Manager: American Lake
  • Parking Permit Required: None
  • Recommended Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 100
  • Maximum Route/Place Capacity: 12
9222 Veterans Drive SW, Lakewood, WA 98498

Upcoming Activities

Open Water Session - American Lake

Sea Kayaking Field trip: Basic Sea Kayaking Course
Cold water session for the Sea Kayak Basic Course. You will learn basic strokes and
Difficulty: Sea Kayak II
Sat, May 16, 2020 - Sun, May 17, 2020
No Prerequisites
18 participants 10 instructors
Registration closes May 1
Tacoma Branch
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