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Near Pensacola

Post By:amandabyrd19 on 9/19/2012 8:13pm
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I'd like to partake in any kayaking trips happening near Pensacola. I just moved to the area and am eager to check out the paddling available! I'm available 7 days a week for the next few weeks and would love to get some weekday paddling in. However, if you're only available on weekends, please contact me anyway.

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Post By: paddlesolo on 9/20/2012 2:12pm

Go out to Bear Lake in the Blackwater River State Forest around 8:00 a.m Friday, Saturday, Sunday. The West Florida Canoe and Kayak Club is having their celebration of rivers week-end and there are paddles every day. If you can't do that, there monthly club meeting is the 4 Tuesday at Fonaris Brothers Restaurant at 7:00. You can get in touch with some avid paddlers. The club does allow visitors to paddle, but you need to sign a release form.

Second option: Go online to www.fpckc.com and ask to join that online group. You will get e-mails of paddles being hosted all over the western panhandle, most of them close to Pensacola. It takes about a week to get approved by that group and start getting the paddling trip announcements.

More advice: Go to Jackson Guardon SR 85 in Niceville and get an Eglin Recreation Pass. Some of the trips will be on streams such as Boiling Creek, Turkey Creek, and the Titi. A pass is required.

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Post By: anderson65 on 11/20/2012 11:33am

Hi everyone. I have a plan to go there with my partner in the end of this month. may be start of the Dec, but not sure exact date due to my partner's job.

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