Anderson Island

An island in South Puget Sound offers a mix of developed and undeveloped shoreline for sea kayakers.

on the water

A tour of the island ranges from 13 to 17 nm depending on launch locations. Typical launch points are Luhr Beach on the Nisqually Delta, Steilacoom, and 72nd Street launch on Key Peninsula.  Formal landing options include Eagle Island State Park, Andy's Marine Park and the Anderson Island Ferry Landing shoreline.  Exploration opportunities include Amsterdam and Oro Bays.  Permits and fees vary by launch site.

  • Difficulty: Sea Kayak III
  • Length: 13.0 nm
  • Land Manager: Land Manager TBD
  • Parking Permit Required: None
  • Default Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 12
  • NOAA Puget Sound: Possession Sound to Olympia including Hood Canal No. 18445
  • Red Marker
    47.187035, -122.706041
    47.1870351302 -122.706041336
  • Red Marker
    47.124467, -122.700806
    47.1244672904 -122.700805664

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