Strokes and Manuevers

Field trip: Paddler Development Weekend

Strokes and Manuevers - Deception Pass

Strokes and maneuvers review with an afternoon paddle.

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  • Sea Kayak III
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 10 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 2 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 2 kts
  • Pace: 2.5

Meet at 8 am at Bowman Bay ready to launch at 9 am.

We will spend the morning reviewing basic strokes and then go on a short paddle to use and refine strokes and maneuvers after lunch. We will not be going into Deception or Canoe Pass.


Deception Pass

  • Sea Trails Deception Pass and Skagit Bay WA101

    NOAA Bellingham to Everett No. 18423

    NOAA Anacortes to Skagit Bay No. 18427
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Mountaineers' essentials and sea kayaking essentials. Immersion can be either dry suit or wet suit.

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