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.

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