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STRETCH ISLAND, CASE INLET (~4K, 2.5 MILES)

A self-organized swim adventure with other Western WA Open Water Swimmers from Fair Harbor Marina in Grapeview, WA, about halfway around Stretch Island. The swim was against the current the whole way and included a death-defying bridge jump at high tide!

Time: ~ 2 hours

Photo by Fellow Adventure Swimmer Beth Mitchell

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NOTE: I am not an expert and this site is meant to give you tips on OWS and some ideas for adventures. If you're really serious about OWS, a swim coach is probably helpful. Your safety is ultimately in your own hands. Be smart out there and have fun!