Trip leader : Dave Schmidt, firstname.lastname@example.org, 608--842-0135
Description: We'll plan to paddle from Sunset Beach (Tarpon Springs) to Three Rooker Bar returning to Sunset Beach around 2:30.
Location: Sunset Beach, 1800 Gulf Road, Tarpon Springs
Schedule: Meet at 10:00 and launch by 10:30
Additional information: Bring lunch/snack – we’ll plan to eat on 3 Rooker Bar, lots of drink, and sunscreen. Dress appropriately for water temperature. No water connections for boat cleaning.
Difficulty: Level III, distance about 10 miles in open water, may be choppy, MUST have solid open water skills and maintain 4 – 4.5 mph pace for the duration of this paddle. (See Skills Self Assessment Chart link below for level assignment)
Required: Sea kayak at least 15' with water-tight bulkheads, decklines, and spray deck; no inflatable PFDs. Bring lots of water/sports drink, lunch, sunscreen.
Must register on the web site or RSVP to the trip leader to allow notification of any changes.
Check skills assessment chart for skill expectations: