A paddle along the southeast side of Orcas Island and an exposed and challenging crossing of Rosario Strait to a small state marine park. Clark Island, off the eastern tip of Orcas Island, is one of the least visited state marine parks in the San Juans.
And while its appeal is that it’s off the beaten path, an exposed crossing, strong currents, and notorious tide rips off Point Lawrence make it a trip best suited for advanced paddlers.
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