Kayak Camping at Hope Island in Skagit Bay, Washington

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Trip Overview

Highlights of kayaking trip from Cornet Bay into in Skagit Bay visiting Skagit Island and camping on Hope Island, in Washington with video in 4K UHD. Spectacular scenery, aerials, nature, birds, ducks, seals, deer, raccoons, wildflowers, and more. Beautiful campsite and hike across Hope Island with wildflowers just blooming.

Safety Notes

Check winds, tides, currents.

Gear Notes

Perception Captiva 16ft touring kayak


Light winds and currents. Low tide on way out (had pull kayak across a 20ft mud flat at Hope Island were I camped), otherwise near high tide on return next day. Currents slack on way out, and 1.5 knots (helping) on way back. Be careful of currents near Deception Pass which can get strong.

Portage Notes


Trip Details

  • Trip Dates: 5/21/2022-5/22/2022
  • Sport/Activity: Kayaking, Canoeing, Kayak Fishing, Hiking
  • Skill Level: Intermediate, Advanced
  • Water Type: Flat/Sheltered Water, Open Water/Ocean

Trip Location