Everett Harbor & Jetty Island

View wildlife and explore the Everett Esturary Tidal Flats and Jetty Island on this eco paddle.

launch point

on the water

Launch from the boat ramp and paddle north to the sunken barge bird reserve, then on to Jetty island. Circumnavigate the island and return to launch.


  • Depending on winds, water may be unsettled on southwest side of island.
  • Wind out of west or southwest can be a factor along west side of island.
  • At tide levels below five feet, waves can form in shallows at north end of island, so plan this trip near high tide.
  • Watch boat traffic when crossing channel near marina.
  • Difficulty: Sea Kayak II
  • Length: 7.0 nm
  • Land Manager: Jetty Island
  • Parking Permit Required: None
  • Recommended Party Size: 8
  • Maximum Party Size: 35
  • Maximum Route/Place Capacity: 12
  • NOAA Puget Sound: Shilshole Bay to Commencement Bay No. 18474

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  • Jetty Island
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