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. 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.

Coming up soon

Meeting: Gadgets, Gizmos, Tips, Tricks and Hacks. 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, Spruce Hall at Forest Park. Come share (and learn about) the best gadgets and tips that make paddling, camping, cooking, etc., easier or more enjoyable. Public welcome!

Skill sessions at the pool - 4:30 to 6 p.m. Jan. 12 and 26, Everett 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.

Lake Goodwin Winter Paddle - Saturday, Jan. 18 - An ideal paddle for new or newer paddlers, also a good chance to test that cold weather gear Santa brought you. Rating: I-A. For more information or to sign up, contact Bill Porter.

Meeting: Yoga for Paddlers -Thursday, Feb. 6, 7 p.m. at Spruce Hall in Forest Park, Everett. Learn how to stretch from a pro. Kathleen Olive Grimbly will show demonstrate yoga techniques with an emphasis on what to do prior to paddling. Public welcome!

Lake Washington Paddle - Sunday, Feb. 9 - We will launch at Seward Park in Seattle, cross over to Mercer Island and paddle 12.5 miles around the island. We'll see some real nice houses along the waterfront, the Boeing plant in Renton and the Seahawks practice facility. Rating: II-B. For more information or to sign up, contact Bill Porter.

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