Seattle BSKC Student Paddle

Field trip: Basic Sea Kayaking Course

Seattle BSKC Student Paddle - Lake Sammamish

Student paddle that meets the Basic Sea Kayaking Course graduation requirement

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 8.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 10 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 1 ft
  • Pace: easy

Group will launch and take out at Tibbett's Beach in Lake Sammamish State Park.  Meeting time 8:00 am; launch time 9:00 am.

This is a qualified student paddle in support of the Seattle Basic Sea Kayaking Course.

Immersion gear required.  The Kayak Academy is providing kayak and dry suit  rental packages for this paddle.  Contact Kayak Academy at KA Rentals.  Kayak Academy will deliver to the launch site if there is a minimum of six kayaks rented.

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Lake Sammamish State Park

Required Equipment

Required Equipment


Sea Kayaking Essentials

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