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The section of the Aucilla paddled in this trip report was from a boat landing off of Rocky Ford Road above Walker Springs Bridge down to Lost Dog Rapids. Paddlers may choose to run the rapids or take out immediately prior to the rapids.

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 Date: 1/31/2016
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 Miles: 7.4
(Aucilla River Reames Landing) The Aucilla River is one of the few rivers in North Florida with a few sections of fast water. Most are just shoals, but Lost Dog Rapid (AKA as the Aucilla Rapid) is the result of an old broken dam.

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 Date: 6/22/2014
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 Miles: 6Photos: 20 
(Upper Aucilla US 27 bridge) Thr Aucilla River from US 27 is relatively wide with only one portage due to a large oak tree. There are around 4 shoals that are easy to go through. The fishermen keep most of the trees cut back. There are a few houses and camps along the river.

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 Date: 10/19/2013
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 Miles: 8.2Photos: 19 
(Rheems Landing) This is an 8 mile trip that would make for a more pleasant trip at 47.5 ft. This is a great stream with high banks and lots of interesting trees. It almost always has spots of fast water to keep you awake.

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 Date: 7/14/2012
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 Miles: 8
(Rheems Landing to Lost Dog) The water was at a little over 48 feet and the cfs was 231 (on 13th gauge, not reporting on 14th) at the Lamont gauge. This is down from the previous week of over 400 cfs. The mosquitoes were out in force, but not as bad as the week before. We put in at R

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 Date: 5/28/2012
Photos: 2 
(US-27) Dry at US-27 when Lamont gauge was at 45.15.

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 Date: 9/27/2009
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 Miles: 8.7Photos: 19 
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Location by paddlesolo, last updated on 9/1/2017.
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