Join us for an overnight two-day paddle on the Suwannee River, staying at Holton Creek River Camp.
Day 1: 5.5 mile paddle from Deese-Howard Ramp to Holton Creek River Camp. Spend the night in a screened platform.
Day 2: 6.4 mile paddle from Holton Creek River Camp to Gibson County Park.
Day 1: Gather 10 AM, launch 12 PM, Saturday, September 21, 2019
Day 2: Gather overnight, launch 9 AM, Sunday, September 22, 2019
Put In: Deese-Howard Boat Ramp
GPS: 30.41439, -82.96292
Bring: the usual personal flotation device, boat paddles, food, drinking water, warm clothes, and first aid kit. Also trash pickers and trash bags: every WWALS outing is also a cleanup.
Free: This outing is free to WWALS members, and $10 (ten dollars) a day for non-members. So that’s $20 for the two days, or $10 for non-members who go only one day. We recommend you support the work of WWALS by becoming a WWALS member today! Individual membership is only $25 and family $40, and then the outings are free to you for a year.
Duration: Day 1: 14 hours; Day 2: 12 hours
Shuttle distance: Day 1: 12 miles one way; Day 2: none
Shuttle duration: Day 1: 40 minutes total; Day 2: none
This outing includes the traditional WWALS shuttle. Everybody takes their boats to the put-in, most people drive to the take-out, and the drivers pile into one or two vehicles and go back to the put-in.
Or: Suwannee Canoe Outpost: $5.75 per person (4 person minimum).
Paddle distance: Day 1: 5.5 miles; Day 2: 6.4 miles
Paddle duration: Day 1: 3 hours; Day 2: 3 hours
Host: Bobbie McKenzie
Contact: Bobbie McKenzie
Backup: in case of high or low water is: none
Blueway: Suwannee River Wilderness Trail.
-jsq, John S. Quarterman, Suwannee RIVERKEEPER®
You can join this fun and work by becoming a WWALS member today!