Florida Rendezvous 2019 (Copycat) November 7-11.

Newnan Paddlers
Newnan Paddlers
Public group

Chassahowitzka River Campground

8600 W Miss Maggie Dr · Homosassa, FL

How to find us

The sites are almost $50 per night. Get a buddy!

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Some of you may want to bring snorkeling equipment, as there is cave diving in some of the springs.

Paddle Trips - These may change.

• 11-7 (4pm) Chassahowitzka River
Upper Chass to the Gulf and Return

• 11-8 Crystal River – Kings Bay
Springs of Kings Bay area

• 11-9 Weeki Wachee River* - https://www.google.com/maps/@28.5260085,-82.5855954,14.31z?hl=en
Headspring to Bayport (7 mi)

• 11-10 Withlacoochee River https://www.google.com/maps/@28.6129507,-82.24932,12.53z?hl=en
Silver Lake to Nobleton (7 mi)
• 11-10 Gulf coast
Ozello area Gulf coastal waters ( approx 7 mi)

- 11/11 Monday - Rainbow Springs-leave Chasshowitza Camp early and paddle on the way home.

Note: Start time may change due to tide conditions

Make camping Reservations:
November 7th, leave on 11th

Chassahowitzka River Campground
8600 West Miss Maggie Drive
Homosassa, FL 34448
Reserve Online: https://chassahowitzkaflorida.com/reservations.htm
Call for reservations:[masked]
They have electricity (30 & 50amp), water, flush toilets, and showers.

I've reserved site #49 in the RV section.

Don't make reservations yet. Not sure about the date.

BOATING RULES. AKA bring Tupperware
No disposable containers of any kind. This includes but not limited to: Plastic, aluminum, glass, styrofoam, paper-all drinks must be in a permanent container.
No touching or harassing any wildlife especially Manatees.
No alcoholic beverages
No coolers larger than 10” x 10” x 10”
No pets except service animals

Fill out the online Risk Acknowledgment
Arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled reservation.

At the end of trip leave boats at Rogers Park (THE TAKE OUT), take our shuttle to your car and then pick up your boat.

Lots of rules:
If you arrive more than 10 minutes late we will consider your reservation canceled.

I agree not to voluntarily leave my boat when paddling as this causes erosion to the river banks.
I agree to be respectful of other boaters, the environment, the Company’s staff and wildlife.
I agree not to harass or touch any wildlife especially Manatees.
I will not enter private property, including docks and yards.
I agree to keep paddling and only stop for a short amount of time if needed.
I agree to take all trash with me and any other trash I can to help keep the river clean.