Three Rooker from Howard - Level 2

  • 19 Jan 2022
  • 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Fred Howard Park, Tarpon Springs


Registration is closed

Trip leader : Dave Schmidt   608-842-0135 (h)

Description:  We'll paddle from the north end of the Fred Howard beach over to Three Rooker. Likely circumnavigate Rookers. No rush break, walk the beach.  

Location: Fred Howard Beach in Tarpon Springs (park/launch on north end)

Schedule: Wed Jan 19th. Meet at 9:30 and be GONE by 10:00.

Additional information: Current weather forecast is excellent. Cool temps (50's quickly climbing to near 70). Very calm winds and Florida sunshine. There's a $5 parking fee (or Pinellas pass). No water connections for boat cleaning. Low tide 7:57a (-0.59ft) High at 2:14p (2.27ft). 

Difficulty: Level 2, distance is at least 9 miles, open water crossing. May be choppy so you must have open water skills (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, snack, sunscreen.

Please register on the web site or RSVP to the trip leader to allow notification of any changes.

SkillsSelfAssessmentChart.pdf (

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