Walk-out points are a special category of Exit points in that they allow the seatrekker(s) to walk out and away from the coastline.
A Walk-out point may be used for various purposes, such as for Safety, or for Planning.
Weather and conditions at sea can deteriorate rapidly and it might be vital to get away from the shore. Walk-out points enable not only to get out of the safely water, but also to get away from the coast and reach a more sheltered area.
It may also be necessary to walk out and reach an urbanised area for the following reasons:
For various reasons, not limited to weather, health or supplies it may be necessary or desired to get away from the coast. For example: