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Wacissa Springs Launch to Nutall Rise Landing.

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 Date: 5/1/2015
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 Miles: 10Photos: 20 
(Headwaters of Wacissa River) The headwaters of the Wacissa River is a county park, with a boat ramp and two port-o-potties.

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 Date: 3/29/2015
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 Miles: 10.9Photos: 19 
(Wacissa Headwaters) This a wide river in most places, with abundant bird life one small fast water site.

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 Date: 3/19/2015
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 Miles: 5Photos: 9 
(Wacissa River Headwaters) From the headwaters of the springs are and there is a parking lot and boat ramp we mada a short trip to Big Blue Springs and a little further down the river before turning back.

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 Date: 1/30/2015
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 Miles: 9Photos: 19 
(Wacissa Springs Headwaters) This is a 9 mile trip from the headwaters to Goose Pasture. The river is very wide except for a 3 mile section near the end. There are lots of birds and wildlife.

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 Date: 9/20/2014
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 Miles: 3Photos: 14 
(Headwaters of Waciassa) Kathy Newman led two other folks on a short training paddle from the headwaters of Waciassa Springs up toward Horsehead Spring until the passage got too narrow to go any further.After we turned around we went back down the river and then crossed to river~

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 Date: 11/11/2012
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 Miles: 10
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 Date: 5/26/2012
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 Miles: 15
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quincypair on 6/8/2012 1:35pm
Hey Erik,

We went on the Wacissa a week later (to Goose Pasture) and, fortunately did not do the Slave Canal. Someone at the put-in asked about the conditions in the canal and we had to say we didn't know. Hope he didn't try to do that -- he had a partner who said she just liked floating -- they were not in a tandem kayak. Saw your posts on the FPCKC web and you might want to sign up to get (and send) e-mails to their list (no fee). Parts of Eglin had a fire and some of the streams you noted may have been in those areas. Just send out an e-mail asking about those Eglin rivers on the FPCKC email list and you'll get a report from paddlers in the know. But you have to sign up, first. Happy paddling!


Location by erik, last updated on 5/4/2015.
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