Sea Kayak Chesapeake Bay

Sea kayak trip reports, techniques, tides, weather and general information on sea kayaking Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania and Delaware. Sea kayak trip reports on Baja, Greenland, Utah and Florida.





Trip Reports - reports on sea kayak trips, including descriptions, pictures and resources.



Basic Topics - information on terminology, types of sea kayaks, sea kayak dynamics, strokes, bracing, and rescues, sources of training and instruction.

Intermediate Topics - self assessment, camping, surfing, towing and sea kayak packing techniques

Advanced Topics - topics of interest to advanced paddlers




Safety - sea kayaks are generally safe but present varied potential dangers. Knowledge, preparation and practice can lessen these objective dangers.

Resources - digitized charts, electronic versions of piloting manuals, tides, tidal currents, weather forecasts, water quality etc.

Equipment Reviews - down to earth reviews of various equipment as used by avid kayakers on a regular basis.

Media and Movies - Movies made from pictures taken on trips, picture themes and miscellaneous media tidbits.


A Tour Around Chesapeake Bay - characterizes and gives the flavor of each region of the Chesapeake Bay and introduces some of the sea kayak opportunites available.

History of the Chesapeake Bay - the Chesapeake Bay was an important region in the European settlement of North America and the early development of the United States of America.





Training Topics - training topics for those interested in teaching kayaking to others

Miscellaneous - miscellaneous information of use or interest to kayakers that didn't fit in any other category

Land Adventures - Even kayakers get out to stretch their legs every once in a while. Here are some of our land adventures.










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