@MT Hi Mary! Thanks for reaching out as you venture into a new activity. Here's are a few really helpful articles  that will provide lots of suggestions for getting started with kayaking, including what to wear and a kayaking checklist. Assuming you'll have access to the kayak, PFD and paddle, other things to consider taking with you include: a rash guard, chapstick with SPF, sunblock/bug stuff, sun hat, paddle gloves (depending on the length of your paddle and toughness of your hands), dry bag for your phone and other personal items, sunglasses, snacks and water. Hope this helps and have fun!

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