Announcing a new Meetup for Palm Beach Pack & Paddle!
What: Camping at Silver River State Park (near Ocala) May 8 & 9, 2009
When: May 8,[masked]:00 AM
Where: Click the link below to find out!
Meetup Description: DO NOT RSVP TO THIS SITE: Call or email Ben Smith to let him know that you're coming [masked] [address removed]
YOU MUST MAKE YOUR OWN CAMPING RESERVATIONS THROUGH RESERVE AMERICA (see web address below).
There are many things to do in this area near Ocala: the Ocala Forest, paddling on the Silver River or Oklowaha, day hikes, etc.
The leader, Ben Smith, will be staying in Cabin #1.
Tent sites 33-45 are fairly close to cabin #1 .
Spaghetti dinner Friday night at Ben's cabin, call Ben to see what you can bring for food.
If interested, make your own reservations now www.reserveamerica.com or call [masked]-3521. To date cabins were available.
Hiking trail ,off road biking, canoe rentals, pioneer village etc.
Also, there is a full moon so we may do a full moon paddle?? Silver Springs Old Florida tourist attraction 1/2 mile away. www.silversprings.com Also Ocala National Forest nearby. (Canoeing ,hiking etc..)
We could also visit and explore Ocklowaha Prairie WMA ( www.sjrwmd.com/recreationguide/w07/index.html
Learn more here:http://www.meetup.com/Palm-Beach-Pack-Paddle/calendar/9767848/