Paddling conditions at 8 am were ideal, with no wind and comfortable temps. Launched from the dock at Skamokawa Landing on the Washington side of the Columbia.
Kyleen in Steamboat Slough, with Price Island in the background
Steamboat Slough resident
Entrance to Steamboat Slough
Main channel of the Columbia from Tenasillahe Island
On Tenasillahe Island
secluded pond on Tenasillahe Island
On Tenasillahe Island with Welch Island across the channel.
Saw White Pelicans on Welch Island.
Welch Island across the channel.
Beginning of the Adventure
Safely back to the Landing.
Headed out of Steamboat Slough toward the main channel of the river
Kyleen Austin my guide