SUP , the perfect way to explore the Wekiva river !!
Join ~PBO's IG SUP and Brand Ambassador , Tenacious_tom13 as he leads a Beginner paddle up river to the resplendent Wekiva Springs State park ! Everything is included ! properly sized board and paddle, a land and water lesson and a guided up river paddle to the spring head. also included is your admission to the state park. Upon arriving at the springs , it's time for a swim in the crystal clear spring water of the Wekiva !!
You are welcome to bring a water bottle; All boards have tie down straps to secure water bottles or gear bags. Mask or goggles are great if you want to explore the springs. You dont really need fins as they stir the silt on bottom obscuring vision.
Stick around after the paddle and join us some for some tasty grub and or a drink (on your own, not included) at "without a paddle cafe " and the adjacent " toot'n otter bar " awesome food and drinks !! Both Located on site at Wekiva Island- with shade or sun or AC !!
Please plan on checking in no later than 9:50 AM so we can be started at 10:00 AM sharp ! thanks !! minimum age is 13 to paddle your own board. younger children are always welcome to ride on their parents board for free. . please bring a appropriate sized life vest for your child and their state park admission of $2.00 Duration : 2 hours.
Got your own board ??!! GREAT ! this event is free to tag along , you must pay your your own launch fee to wekiva island on the day of the event. You must also pay your own state park admission if you are joining us ashore at the state park. $10.00 to launch - pay at the bar at wekiva island day of the event , plus $2.00 to enter the state park .
If you have your own board, just comment in the comment section that you will be joing with us your own board , ie - "byob for one " . the rsvp list is for folks that need to rent a board. ( if you are a free tag along, its assumed you are self sufficient and reliant on your own board.)