It's an easy shuttle from Ray's Wayside and you won't be repeating the same stretch of river, up and down.
You can also try sneaking into the mysterious Dead and Cedar Rivers on the right side of the Ocklawaha if the water's high enough. They usually are interesting labyrinths of blow-downs, other woody occlusions and secret channels.
Deck Rigging Gear
Gedi Convertible Helmet
The Kayak Wing