Summer time casual fun at Chebacco Lake - a beautiful flat-waterway with many coves to explore and a public swimming beach half-way around the lake for us to stop and enjoy a swim, lunch, snack,...
And for those of you that like to fish & kayak, I hear the lake is home to a variety of fish including Largemouth Bass,White Perch,Pickerel,Black Crappie.
* FREE parking at boat ramp, and easy launch
What to bring?
Kayak and Paddle
Proper fitting Personal Floatation Device (PFD)
2 liters Water
Bathing suit & Towel
Dry bag(s) to keep items dry
Additional Items that can be very useful:
Kayak bilge pump
Waterproof pouch for cell phone, watch, and valuables (but best to leave all valuables at home)
Extra change of dry clothes & shoes to leave in the car
** kayak rentals available at the EMS, at 19 Paradise Road, Salem MA. Call[masked], cost is $45/day, and they will assist you loading the boat on car. Your fella Casual Kayakers will assist you at the boat launch unloading/loading.
AS A CONDITION OF ATTENDING THIS MEETUP, YOU AGREE TO: Hold harmless, and indemnify the organizers and their relations and heirs, and all members and participants of the Meetup group from any and all claims for injury, illness, death, and/or property damage including those caused by negligence, ignorance, inexperience and other reasons. You also agree to assume all mental, physical, financial, and/or other risk associated with this meetup. Kayaking, camping, hiking, bicycling, and other activities pose inherent risks and dangers. Participation in these activities is voluntary and dependent upon your own personal judgment.
In the interest of safety, consuming alcohol before or during any Casual Kayakers event is not allowed. Wearing of Lifejackets (PFD's) is required when paddling with this group.