Spend five days paddling through one of the most breathtaking areas in Washington state. Revel in the beauty of the Northwest through the eyes of a kayaker. Enjoy paddling the tidal waters around the South Puget Sound, exploring some of its island trails, and sharing the camp experience with new friends.
This trip is designed for first-time paddlers and experienced paddlers alike.
- Cost of Attending: $395 (charged directly to student account)
- Rating: beginner
- Packing List
August 19-24 Trip Logistics
Saturday, August 19: Arrive at Pacific for Voyages
12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. | Check in on the West Lawn with Voyage Coordinators and be welcomed by Orientation Staff.
Participate in Pacific’s traditional Sign, Shake, and Ring ceremony— a time honored tradition signing the book of enrollment, shaking the president’s hand, and ringing the bell to signify your entry into Pacific.
1:00 to 4:00 p.m. | Move-in to dorms. Students cannot move-in earlier unless approved by Housing. Students with late night flights may fly in August 19 and have a midnight check-in. Please let us know ASAP if you need to do this.
4:30 to 5:30 p.m. | Welcome dinner for students and parents! (on Marsh West Lawn)
5:30 to 8:30 p.m. | Student Orientation and Pre-trip meeting! Get to know your Voyage leaders and fellow participants before you depart on your adventures (students only).
5:30 to 7:30 p.m. | Parent and Family Orientation (parents and family members only).