...to visit friend in late Feb or early March. Been a quarter century since we've been to the area. Our friends are not canoe paddlers, so looking for info on areas near there to paddle? She did mention a nice State Park about 45 minutes north? Thanks in advance.
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Could be Hillsborough River...|
Posted by: tjalmy on Jan-10-14 8:34 PM (EST)
State Park. It's very nice, the river is beautiful, and the wildlife it pretty used to canoe traffic. Shuttling between county parks and the state park makes it an easy downstream run, but paddling upstream isn't that bad. Bring a camera.
Posted by: wildernesswebb on Jan-10-14 10:07 PM (EST)
Thanks so much; we don't know our dates yet, just started discussing it today. Have a good weekend!
What Tom said |
Posted by: jackL on Jan-11-14 6:23 AM (EST)
If you are a nature lover the Hillsboro is a must.
Jack "Guest" does not|
Posted by: kayamedic on Jan-11-14 7:54 AM (EST)
have permission to access this page.
Try it again|
Posted by: jackL on Jan-11-14 6:37 PM (EST)
There must be something wrong on your end.
This isn't the best, but...|
Posted by: tjalmy on Jan-11-14 7:31 PM (EST)
I couldn't find the link|
Posted by: kayamedic on Jan-11-14 7:55 PM (EST)
to the Hillsborough River trips the first time so I went to site map..where I was denied access.
Kim, Definitely do the Hillsboro|
Posted by: stevet on Jan-17-14 1:58 PM (EST)
Lots of birds, gators, and even otters up close when we were there. It was several years ago but imagine if you go at quiet time early in the day on a weekday you should be able to see the same. Slow current lots of vegetation just a beautiful area. Went there a couple times when we revisiting Mike G
Posted by: kayakrazee on Jan-11-14 11:42 PM (EST)
is another one that is a must. Just don't do it on a weekend either.
We have learned that it is best not..|
Posted by: jackL on Jan-12-14 6:15 AM (EST)
to paddle any where in Florida on the weekends except in the Keys.
especially up and downstream|
Posted by: kayamedic on Jan-12-14 8:02 AM (EST)
Thanks So Much!|
Posted by: wildernesswebb on Jan-13-14 7:49 PM (EST)
Lots of info to read up on.
Let me know |
Posted by: miriamcanoe on Jan-16-14 9:31 PM (EST)
when you decide on when you are going. There is some great paddling there.
Posted by: string on Jan-16-14 11:07 PM (EST)
Dates Still a Bit Up In the Air|
Posted by: wildernesswebb on Jan-17-14 9:05 AM (EST)
Hopefully we'll have something pinned down by the end of next week?
Still need a place to paddle ? |
Posted by: paddlehappy on Feb-07-15 2:41 AM (EST)
I am about 20 mile North of Clearwater. A snow bird. There are all sorts of places to paddle around here. North and South of Clearwater. Need help i will point out some places for you.