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Report By:  darkknight    Date: 9/22/2012 
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A fun paddle at the Central Florida jewel

My Report:

When we arrived at Ray's Wayside in the morning we had no idea it was going to be so special. We had a heck of a time on the river, that was running high and a bit faster than usual. Part of it because the night before there was a lot of rain in the area. That made the usually pristine waters of the river...less pristine. It was beautiful anyways.


The traffic on the river was not bad at all. No more than three motor boats and less kayakers and canoes than usual. Humid day but not terribly hot. That and all the wildlife we saw made this day a very nice day. Posted some pics with this report and a link to our blog, in case you want to see more pics and read about more boring details.

Silver River - Saturday September 22nd

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Location Data:

Difficulty: Moderate
Location Type: River
Boat Type: Kayak
Distance (miles): 8
Fees/Costs $: 5


Photos from Silver River:    (Click image to view full size)

Anhinga No Comm
Anhinga
Deer No Comm
Deer
Friends No Comm
Friends

Female Wood Ducks and a Turtle sharing a Silver River condo

Pileated Woodpecker No Comm
Pileated Woodpecker
Green Heron No Comm
Green Heron
Snapping Turtle No Comm
Snapping Turtle
Monkeys No Comm
Monkeys
Alligator Snapping T No Comm
Alligator Snapping T
Alligator Snapping T No Comm
Alligator Snapping T
 


Post Date: 9/23/2012

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