Continent
North America
Country
Washington (USA)
Next Big City
Seattle
Next Town
Tacoma, Purdy
 
Type:
Ocean, Lake
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Flat, Chop
Hazards:
Currents
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Flat to choppy water. Light currents.

Beach

Type:
Grass, Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Trees
Beach Users:
None

About 200m long and 120m wide beach. Narrow sandy strip, big grass meadow. Trees next to shore to the north and south of the point.

Weather

Spring:
Normal, Thick
Summer:
Normal
Fall:
Normal, Thick
Winter:
Thick

Water 57°F in summer, 47°F in winter. Sailing all year. Full wet or drysuit needed.

Wind

Best Months:
No information
Wind Type:
No information
Best Direction:
N, S
Main Direction:
No information

Best with N and S wind, which blow the cleanest through the channel.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Medium walk

From Tacoma take 16 northwest towards Purdy. Exit onto SE Burley Olalla Road and then get onto SE Olalla Valley Road. Before you get onto a bridge turn left and get onto SE Banner Road. Follow the street, which curves, and then turns north. Drive for a bit and then turn right onto Millihanna Road, which ends in a parking lot. Walk for some minutes to the point.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information