Pre-Trip Skills Practice


Pre-Trip Skills Practice - Hobuck Beach & Neah Bay

Practice skills and manage gear before the Prince Rupert trip.

  • Sea Kayak IV/V
  • Challenging

Hobuck Beach mid day on 6/1 to mid day on 6/4.  Details to be worked out.

This is a pre-trip practice session for participation on the Prince Rupert to Bella Bella . Space may or may not be available for additional participants. Please check the Leader's notes for additional information about content and availability! 

This practice was modified to be concurrent with Seattle's "Surf and Camp" event.  Our group practice was to participate with the larger community.  


Hobuck Beach & Neah Bay

  • Custom Correct North Olympic Coast

    Green Trails Cape Flattery No. 98S

    MapTech Cape Flattery to Whidbey Island No. 103

    Sea Trails Strait of Juan de Fuca & Crescent Lake WA301

    Sea Trails Roadless Coast, Neah Bay to Ruby Beach WA302

    NOAA Cape Flattery No. 18485

    Green Trails Olympic Coast Beaches No. 99S
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The kayaking essentials (see below) plus the Ten Essentials. Additional equipment may be required by the leader - please check the Leader's notes for additional information!

  1. Flotation in both ends of the kayak
  2. U.S. Coast Guard approved Personal Flotation Device (PFD)
  3. Paddle
  4. Spray skirt
  5. Bilge pump with flotation
  6. Self-rescue paddle float
  7. Waterproof whistle
  8. Appropriate clothing and immersion wear for the conditions


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