Update 2022-05-10: Pictures: Mayday to Statenville, Alapaha River 2019-03-23.
Let’s complete this missing link in the Alapaha Quest, a stretch of the Alapaha River never before done as a WWALS Outing!
When: Gather 8AM, Launch 9AM, Saturday, March 23, 2019
Put In: Mayday Landing, 49 Howell Road, Stockton, GA 31649, in Echols County, Georgia. South of Howell Road, east side of the Alapaha River, north of the railroad bridge.
GPS: 31.82827, -83.017179
Take Out: Statenville Boat Ramp, 206 GA 94 West, Statenville, GA 31648, in Echols County.
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) for non-members. We recommend you support the work of WWALS by becoming a WWALS member today!
Duration: 8 hours
Shuttle distance: 13.1 miles one way
Shuttle duration: 40 minutes
Paddle distance: 14.51 miles
Paddle duration: 7.3 hours
Host: Ronnie Thomas
Contact: Ronnie Thomas
Backup: in case of high or low water is: Banks Lake, 2.9 miles west of Lakeland, GA on US 122. in Lanier County.
-jsq, John S. Quarterman, Suwannee RIVERKEEPER®
You can join this fun and work by becoming a WWALS member today!