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Saturday 8/8 - Level 3 - Boston Harbor Islands, Boston Light?


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Boston Harbor Islands from Deer Island

Date: Saturday 8/8

Launch: 9:30 AM, (Beach Briefing 9:15 AM). Early departure to take advantage of the tides and the limited parking.

Status: Need committed paddlers to confirm. Confirmation will be posted on this thread.

Route: 12-14 miles: Tour of many of the Boston Harbor Islands including Boston Light if conditions are appropriate (note there are times when kayakers are not allowed to land at the light:

Put-in: Last parking lot (on left) on Tafts Avenue in Winthrop before you are stopped by the Deer Island gate (back about 1/4 mile?) http://www.gmap-pedo....com/?r=5974085

Trip Type and Tone: Level 3. CAM. All stay together. Support each other. Conservative decisions. Should be comfortable with wind and waves although at this point conditions appear very good.

Bring: Water & lunch, snacks, extra clothing, etc.

Tides are perfect: Low Tide: Around 12:30 PM, High Tide: Around 5 PM

Al Coons
Red over white, mostly over

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