Tales from the Cockpit

A collection of stories sea kayaking through the Puget Sound, the San Juan Islands, and the Pacific Coast

Graton Gathright in his Kokatat Storm Cag on Hope Island as we managed the incident of his motion sickness2022, Graton Gathright
Joint Training with Skagit Bay Search and Rescue showing a sea kayak next to the SBSAR boat2022, Robert Nissenbaum
Advanced Communications Workshop photo by Joe Moore of Adaptive Expeditions showing 9 sea kayaks in a star pattern on Lake WashingtonJoe Moore, Adaptive Expeditions; 2021
Paddling the Whisky 16 along a cliff face at Sucia Island2021, Robert Nissenbaum
Sea kayaks on the beach near Carter Point during a circumnavigation of Lummi Island2021, Robert Nissenbaum
View from the cockpit of a Nigel Foster designed Whisky 16 sea kayak with bean seas and white caps to the left2021, Robert Nissenbaum
Robert Nissenbaum's ACA L2 EKT Sea Kayak Instructor certification
Lessons rock gardening in the Nigel Foster designed Whisky 16Copyright: Robert Nissenbaum, 2020; rnissenbaum.com
Sea Kayaking from Mukilteo Lighthouse to Possession Point - photo by Mandy LynnMandy Lynn, 2020
Why I Choose to Kayak at a Time Like This -Launch point at the Mukilteo ferry dock heading to Whidbey IslandCopyright: Robert Nissenbaum, 2020; rnissenbaum.com
Robert Nissenbaum's NRS photshoot featuring the P&H Scorpio in the pilings off Titlow Beach TacomaCopyright: NRS, 2020; nrs.com; rnissenbaum.com