Sea Kayaking Clothing & Equipment List: Multi-Day trips

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Clothing 

  • 1 Waterproof jacket 
  • 1 Pair waterproof pants 
  • 1 Heavy fleece jacket or pullover  
  • 1 pair Synthetic pants or tights 
  • 2 short synthetic shirts 
  • 2 long sleeve silk or synthetic shirts 
  • 1 pair of shorts  
  • 1 pair synthetic long underwear 
  • Warm hat 
  • Gloves 
  • Baseball cap or hat with a brim to keep the sun off your face 
  • 2 pair wool socks 
  • 1 pair of water shoes for paddling 
  • 1 pair camp shoes 

 

Personal Equipment 

  • Sleeping bag 
  • Sleeping pad 
  • Camp pillow (optional) 
  • Camp chair (optional) 
  • Headlamp 
  • 2 gallons of water 
  • 1 -2 Water bottles 
  • Sunglasses (I would recommend putting your sunglasses on a croakie) 
  • Sunscreen and lip protection 
  • Hand sanitizer 
  • Cup, bowl, spoon 
  • Insect Repellent 
  • Camera (optional) 
  • Dry bags or garbage bags  
  • Personal hygiene 
  • Compass (optional) 

 

 Sea Kayaking Clothing & Equipment List: Day Trip  

  

  • Waterproof/windproof  jacket 
  • Light fleece jacket or pullover (some type of insulating layer that will keep you warm when wet) 
  • Synthetic pants or tights 
  • Silk or synthetic shirt (no cotton) 
  • Hat 
  • Dry clothes to change into when we get off the water  
  • 2 quarts water 
  • Cup, Bowl, Spoon (full day trips only) 
  • Sunglasses 
  • Sunblock & lip protection 
  • Insect Repellent 
  • Camera (optional) 
  • Water shoes 
  • Crazy Creek chair (optional) 
  • Dry bags or garbage bags to pack extra clothing into 

 

What We Supply: 

  • Sea Kayaks 
  • Paddles 
  • PFD’s 
  • Spray skirts 
  • Tents.  You are welcome to bring your own, please let us know if you do (tents only for multi-day trips) 
  • Group first aid kit 
  • VHF Radio  
  • Charts 
  • All cooking and serving gear 
  • Food and non-alcoholic beverages.  Snacks (for half-day trips) 
  • Charts of the area we are exploring 

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