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Salt Springs Rec Area - paddle, camp, holiday season
Please see Newsletter - Commodore Carl is the trip coordinator for this trip. Camp at Salt Springs Rec Area on FL 19 in the Ocala Nat'l Forest, just N of grocery store. If you have National Park Service pass, fee is discounted. Some people arriving Wed, others Th, others F. We will paddle rivers near Salt Springs on (Thurs?), Fri and Sat & a short trip on Sunday. Bring finger foods for Fri & Sat "happy hour". Optional gift exchange Sat pm (small outdoor gift, under $20). Trips will be about 7+ miles, or possibly downstream & back up against mod current on Salt Run. Should bring your own boat. If bringing non-member as guest, please contact Carl (see newsletter)

Salt Springs Run

off SR 19 · Salt Springs, FL

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2018 TRIPs (Most of the trips listed below are described in our monthly newsletter but are not necessarily on our Meetup site. Additional trips are added throughout the year.)

Jan 12-15....... Lake Kissimmee SP - leisure trip

Jan 23............Trout Creek

Jan 27-28....... Peace River, river camping

Jan 28-Feb 3 -camping & paddling in/near Ocala National Forest Area - Silver, Salt Run, Juniper, Rainbow & Crystal River

Feb 6.............Swimming Pen Creek

Feb 15-19...... O'Leno SP, Ichetucknee, Santa Fe

Feb 19-22...... Paynes Prairie SP - day paddle, nature, history, culture, leisure trip

Mar 3-4..........Arbuckle Creek, river camping

Mar 4-10........Jekyll Island, GA - bike, paddle, sight seeing

Mar 15............Rock Springs Run

Mar 26-29......Fisheating Creek, river camping - canceled due to low water

April 5-9........ANNUAL MEETING Weekend, Hillsborough River SP - short meeting, lots of paddling

April 17 .........Bull Bay

April 26.........Juniper

May 1.............St Johns River

May 3-7 ........Rock Springs & Wekiva- river camping or day trips

May 8............ICCW from Palm Valley ramp

May 21 ..........Silver River

May 29..........Trout Creek (near Jax)

June 1-3 ........Myakka St Pk

June 19..........Black Creek & Little Black

June 30 ........Econ River

July 17...........Black Creek

July 19..........Juniper

July 24.........Durbin Creek, Duval Co

Aug 7...........Six Mile Creek, Duval Co

Aug 13..........Rock Springs Run

Aug 28.........Deep Creek, near Hastings

Sept 5-12 ......Current River, MO

Sept 4-8 .......Western NY & Canada - Bike trip

Sept 9-23 .....Erie Canal, NY - Bike trip

Sept 11..........Ocklawaha

Sept 18.........Haw Creek

Sept 22.........Silver River

Sept 25.........Swimming Pen Creek

Oct 6-7 .........Little Manatee & Gamble Creek

Oct 23...........Black Creek, South prong

Oct 20-24......"Forgotten Coast" area

Oct 25-28......Attend the FL Paddlers' Rendezvous

Oct 28-31 ......Western Panhandle, FL

Nov 10............Lower Econlockhatchee

Nov 21-25 ......T'giving at Jonathan Dickinson SP

Nov 30-Dec 2...Salt Springs Rec Area, holiday get-together

2019

Jan 18-21..........Lk Kissimmee State Park

Feb 14-18.........Rock Springs/Wekiva (river camping)

Feb 22-24 .......Withlacoochee area

Mar 1-2 ...........Weeki Wachee & Mudd Creek

April 14-22 .....FL Caverns St Pk

April 22-24......O'Leno St Pk

April 25-28 .....Annual Meeting Weekend

May 2-5...........Rock Springs (river camping)

(We often camp at campgrounds before/after the paddle, or some people just come for the day – check with your trip coordinator. Camping days may or may not be included in dates.)

New Meetup members have a 60 DAY FREE TRIAL period to "get to know our group". You will need to sign a Waiver/Release of Liability form to paddle with us during your 60 Day Free Trial period (ask your Trip Coordinator for the form). Prior to the end of the 60 days, you must join the Florida Sport Paddling Club or you will be dropped from our Meetup.

Go to FSPC website (https://sites.google.com/site/flsportpaddlingclub/) for more Club information and the membership application form. Welcome!

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