North Sound Sea Kayaking Association


North Sound Sea Kayaking Association provides fun, safety and companionship on the water. Learn more about us on the Info & Membership page. Learn about outings and training opportunities on our events page. And show your paddler's pride with NSSKA-branded clothes and gear.

Scroll down to our calendar for a complete list of trips, with details and trip-coordinator contact information.

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Sunday, Feb. 23: Skill session at the pool: 4:30 to 6 p.m. at Forest Park Swim Center. Learn or practice bracing, wet exits and rescues. Bring your own equipment. Instructors will be on hand. Register by contacting Jon Todd. Limit 10 boats. Cost: $20 per boat (sharing allowed), payable at the door or to Jon in advance.

Wednesday, Feb. 26 NSSKA board meeting, 6 p.m. Members welcome. RSVP to Julie.

Saturday, Feb. 29: Snohomish River Paddle. Come explore the beauty of the Snohomish River with a scenic 6-mile trip from Cady Park in historic Snohomish to Rotary Park in Everett. Paddle into a world of wildlife, muddy shoreline and marsh grasses that is home to more than 45 bird species including eagles, hawks, and ducks. Trip leaders are Julie Titone, Steve Phelps. For signup or more information, contact Julie.

Thursday, March 5 meeting: Movie Night. 7 p.m., Spruce Hall, Forest Park, Everett. Enjoy short paddling-focused videos, hosted by North Sound Sea Kayaking Association president Tim Hallmark. Public welcome!

Sunday, March 8: Circumnavigate Hat (Gebney) Island. Celebrate the time change by paddling around Gedney (Hat) Island west of Everett. Setting out from the 10th Street boat launch, we head out to Possession Sound and make the 3.5-mile crossing to Gedney Island. After enjoying a break, we continue back to Everett for this 14-mile journey. For more information or to sign up, contact Bill Porter.

Sunday, March 22: Keystone to Ebey Landing. We will paddle from the Keystone Ferry landing up to Ebey Landing, have lunch on the beach then return, for a total of 9-10 miles. For signup or more information, contact Bill Porter.

See the Events page for more trips!

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