Depart Sea Kayak Carolina at 10:00 and caravan to Diemetre Park or meet at the park by 10:30 and launch by 11:00 This open water paddle will start from Sunrise Park (aka Demetre Park) and bring us into the Charleston Harbor area. We depart on ebb tide and paddle around Ft. Sumter and land on Cummings Point.
After enjoying the beach, we'll ride the flood tide back to Ft. Sumter for a quick "walk about" and snack, and then back to the launch about 3-3:30 p.m.
Life Jackets are required to be properly worn at all times on the water. Kayaks over 15' are required for this excursion. This is a meetup paddle and you are responsible for your safety and decisions.
Please come supplied with plenty of water to hydrate, sunglases, sunscreen, hat and snacks/lunch
Low tide around 1:20 pm.
Please call Sea Kayak Carolina at PH:[masked] if you need to rent a kayak and equipment.
Meet local kayakers. Paddlers of all levels of experience, including first time kayakers, are encouraged to join. Get on the water, get some fresh air and exercise, and make great friends!
The Charleston Kayak Meetup Group is sponsored by Sea Kayak Carolina. All members are encouraged to get involved in scheduling trips and other events. Please email or call group organizers William, Bev, Mike or Joe at the shop if you would like to be an assistant organizer of the group, or if you have any questions.