Labor Day Odyssey to Englewood Beach - 20 miles August 31 2019

Labor Day Odyssey to Englewood Beach - 20 miles August 31 2019

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Updated on Aug 20, 2019

Labor Day Odyssey to Englewood Beach - 20 miles

What Labor Day Odyssey to Englewood Beach - 20 miles
When Saturday, August 31, 2019
08:00 AM to 05:30 PM
By Hoboken Cove Community Boathouse
Where Hoboken Cove Boathouse (Maxwell Place Pier)
1125 Maxwell
Hoboken, NJ 07030
Located in HOBOKEN, NJ

OPEN TO:
*Current volunteers (you have helped us run our public program in 2019)
*Have attended at least 2 trainings in 2019
*Have completed a 5 mile round trip without assistance in 2019

CRAFT:
*Sit on top - not allowed
*Sea Kayak - Level 2
*OC1/OC2 - have Ke Aloha coach contact trip leaders with approval
*SUP - only if completed 10+ mile round trip in 2019
*Surfski - only if completed 10+ mile round trip in 2019

This is the longest trip we have taken in kayaks, so endurance is a must. You must be able to paddle steadily for 2.5 to 3 hours at a time, then do the same on the return trip.

Float plan - Trip to Englewood Beach

Trip planners and leaders: Naomi and Jozef

High tide at Union City: 9:48 am
Slack - about 12:45 pm
Low tide at Union City: 4:10 pm

Timeline:

8:00 am: meet at the boathouse, get equipment ready
8:45 am: safety briefing
9:00 am: depart boathouse.
We are heading north to Englewood at flood tide. We will paddle north on Jersey side for the entire trip. Total distance about 10 miles. Anticipated paddling speed 2 knots, with 1.5 knot help from current, for a total speed of 3.5 knots. Trip should take about 2.5 hours.

11:30 am: arrive at Englewood Beach, land, secure boats and gear. Have lunch (food can be purchased at Snack Shack or packed). Enjoy beach, explore trails, ruins of bathhouse about a mile north.

2:00 pm: return to beach, launch boats
2:30 pm: depart for home

We are heading south at ebb tide. Total distance about 10 miles. Anticipated paddling speed 2 knots, with 2 knot current, for a total speed of 4 knots. Trip home should take about 2.5 hours.

4:45 pm: arrive back at boathouse, clean and put away equipment
5:30 pm: trip concludes

Please begin to hydrate 12 hours prior to trip start.
Bring: plenty of water, snacks, hat, sunscreen.

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