Challenge yourself by paddling in Deception Pass Dash

  • Herald staff
  • Friday, November 29, 2013 11:21am
  • LifeSports

If you’re up for a fun, challenging paddle, check out the Deception Pass Dash on Dec. 8.

The 6-mile kayak, canoe or paddleboard race travels through the tricky waters of Deception Pass. Anyone interested in taking part should have experience and self-rescue skills.

The race starts and finishes at Bowman Bay in Deception Pass State Park. Starting time is 7:10 a.m.

Registration is $70 and includes a T-shirt, and coffee and food.

For more information or to register, go to http://bit.ly/1bSFzbd.

More in Life

How did 300 feathers get stuck in that old utility pole?

Artful adornment in Everett is the creation of a retired Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer.

‘Found’: Author and climber a 20-year veteran of mountain rescue

In her second book, Bree Loewen shares her experiences of volunteering with Seattle Mountain Rescue.

Herb Alpert aims to uplift the world in two recent albums

The Tijuana Brass bandleader releases a Christmas record and an album of covers.

Slick new V6 engine, safety updates boost Nissan Pathfinder

The SUV’s extensive redesign boosts towing capacity and adds driver assistance technology.

Prioritizing permanence and putting down roots

Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: I’m at a loss… Continue reading

Foo Fighters bounce back with new album ‘Concrete and Gold’

Foo Fighters, “Concrete and Gold”: Can you hate the Foo Fighters? Not… Continue reading

Taking a service dog on the trail

Tenley Lozano hikes with her service dog, Elu. They have section-hiked the… Continue reading

‘Fixer Upper’ couple say they’re ending popular HGTV show

Chip and Joanna Gaines says season beginning in November will be the last one.

How to shop in the street markets of France

It’s the best way to connect with the nation’s farmers and artisans.

Most Read