The water level is high so let's go paddling! This will be a 3 day 2 night canoe or kayak trip. We will be departing from the Fisheating Creek canoe outpost in Palmdale. Our group will paddle upstream Friday and Saturday and camping along the water's edge. On Sunday, we will paddle downstream back to the campground. This is a mostly narrow, twisting and turning river traversing Cypress forests. there are no established campgrounds and no facilities. All supplies need to be transported in and out. you will need to supply your own food, water, cooking equipment, and camping supplies. Hammock camping or small backpacking tents are most appropriate. Canoe rentals are available from the outfitter.
Fisheating Creek Campground is on US 27 approximately 16 miles NW of Moore Haven, 1 1/2 miles North of the intersection of Hwy 29 and US 27 and 1 mile south of Palmdale. You must register at the campground for 3 days of backcountry camping and pay parking fees when you arrive. Call them in advance to reserve a canoe if needed[masked]-5999. there is a day use fee of $2.00 per day per person. The outfitter will provide you with a wristband, which must be worn the duration of the trip.