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Mon Aug 25 - those that need to borrow

Description: We will paddle at the north end of Lake Washington

It's Summer, the weather is supposed to be nice  , it's time for a  paddle.

As discussed earlier with the cost of maintaining the gear, I am starting to post events separated into the ones where people borrow gear (I'll charge $10 for those) and ones where people have their own gear (those will remain free).

Lets meet for a  paddle on Lake Washington. This trip will depend on the weather. We’ll meet at Logboom Park for a 60-90 minute evening paddle.

Schedule:

6:15-6:30 find parking

6:30-6:45 carry kayaks to the beach

6:45-8:00 - paddle

8:00-8:15 carry kayaks back to the trailer

8:30 - pizza at Paglacias


This trip is for those that need to borrow, if you have your own kayak, sign up in the other paddle.



Our launch and route is fairly sheltered but we still need to use our heads and our equipment. . If you are signing up in this meetup, I am assuming that you need to borrow a kayak, if you have your own, then sign up in the other event.

[b]Rating:[/b] This trip is rated ‘protected’ or SK1. A wet suit or dry suit is optional.

[b]What to bring:[/b] [*]Kayak, paddle, Paddle Float and Bilge Pump. [*]PFD,

Clothes for paddling, something that will keep you warm if damp, Kayak Shoes, [*]Change of clothes for after, towel. [*]Rain Hat [*][*]Perhaps a power bar or dried figs to munch on. [*]Sense of Humor and fun. Bring a headlamp to meet USCG requirements,

 

Kayaks and Gear

Have your own

 

 

Need to Borrow:

So far I am bringing kayaks for the following people: I will edit this list in a few days

Myself - Saul Necky Tesla Orange 

 - NWK Discover Single - Chris Maxfield - SSK

 - Necky Arluk III Single - Sara S - SSK

 - Red/White Easy Rider Skeg Single 

 -  Red Sea Otter Single

Blue - Zydeco - Anthony Nguyen - SSK

 - Blue Eddyline Single - Dan H - SSK

 - Yellow Searunner Single - Arlene - SSK

 - Red/White Concrete Single -

Tan Easy Rider Tandem  - Anastasia Chueva - PNWHB

Tan Easy Rider Tandem  -  Anastasia Chueva guest- PNWHB

Necky Tofino Purple Tandem  - Shana - SSK

  Necky Tofino Purple Tandem  - Nicole - SSK

 - Necky Nootka White Tandem - Michele Desmond - SSK

 - Necky Nootka White Tandem - Shashank Tyagi - SOA

  - NWK Seascape Tandem - karen schumacher Family1

 - NWK Seascape Tandem - karen schumacher Family 2

- NWK Seascape Tandem - karen schumacher Family 3

- Yellow Tofino Yellow Tandem - Sue - PNWHB

- Yellow Tofino Yellow Tandem  - Becky Drees - SOA

- Yellow Anuruk Yellow Tandem  - Jane J - PNWHB

- Yellow Anuruk Yellow Tandem - K  - - PNWHB

 - Green Anuruk Tandem - Pammmiieeee - SSK

 - Green Anuruk Tandem - Haley - PNWHB



Equipment Requirements:

 

I will be bringing kayaks, paddles and pfd's for the people that "need to borrow".

I could use a hand loading gear if someone wants to help.










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  • Jane M.

    Fantastic! Thanks so much for your hard work in bringing all those kayaks!

    August 26, 2014

  • Barb B.

    Meet-up says 6 spots left ....... did you go down to 6 from 12 and close the rsvp's? Just curious as I'm trying to get my friend to come with me and they don't have a boat.

    August 25, 2014

    • Saul_K

      No, I close rsvps so that I know how many kayaks to load, I usually set it when I set the event up to be automatic a day or two in advance, then people have to call or email me to get in last minute

      August 25, 2014

    • Saul_K

      Otherwise, I get people signing up after I leave the house.

      August 25, 2014

  • Barb B.

    Saul any chance of a waitlist?

    August 25, 2014

  • Wanda C.

    Do you have volunteers to help load boats yet? I have my own but can help if others can't.

    August 24, 2014

    • Saul_K

      I have everything loaded but thanks

      August 24, 2014

    • Saul_K

      Actually just added someone, so help loading would be great

      August 25, 2014

  • Monika

    Sooo... I decided to take the plunge and start looking for my own kayak to buy this fall. Any advice? If at all possible, would like to try a kayak of a type that you'd recommend - but whatever's convenient - thanks Saul, and looking forward!

    1 · August 21, 2014

    • Saul_K

      We can talk during the paddle

      August 24, 2014

    • Jane M.

      I would be interested to hear what you have to say as well, I too am interested in buying a kayak soon.

      August 24, 2014

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Refunds are not offered for this Meetup.

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