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Join 300 fellow paddlers for Paddle GA 2019 on the Withlacoochee and Suwanee Rivers - yep, were crossing into Florida! Georgia River Network is offering different paddling length options to accommodate everyone on this family friendly paddling adventure. Register by May 31. Check out the Paddling Options: -Thru Paddler - 7 Day Option: June 15 - June 21 ~ The Whole Shabang -Paddle Lite - 2 Day Option: June 15-16 ~ Withlacoochee River -Paddle Lite - 2 Day Option: June 20-21 ~ Suwannee River What to Expect: Expect the unexpected when it comes to this year's route. Encounter picturesque class I shoals, crystal clear blue hole springs, and river banks adorned with majestic moss-draped cypress and tupelo trees. Journey Details: https://garivers.org/paddle-georgia/journey-details/ Daily paddling trips averaging 12 miles -Nightly camping/lodging with meals, games, entertainment and educational programs -Kids Camp = Fun activities for school kids (and kids of all ages) at camp and on the river -Tours of historic sites, industrial facilities and more -Chemical and biological water monitoring opportunities -Companionship and camaraderie with hundreds of fellow paddlers Lodging: Air-conditioned, hostel-style lodging with mattresses is still available for the June 20-21 option. All indoor accommodations at our first campsite (June 14-18), Grassy Pond Recreation Area, have already been reserved. Scroll down for more information: https://garivers.org/paddle-georgia/journey-details/ NEW Kids Camp! Bring the family! Michelle McLendon Green (also known as the "Paper Clip Lady") will be coordinating fun activities for school kids (and kids of all ages) at camp and on the river! ~ Join Us on this Life Changing Family Adventure! ~ Register: https://garivers.org/paddle-georgia/
The nearest pt to put in on the Lake from the Atlanta/south side is our favorite park, LITTLE MILL PARK. My wife & I would be happy to coordinate a late morning, 2 hour paddle around the islands near this spot & paddle to 2 other Parks nearby, any day, Sunday thru Sat. Picnic afterwards, if interested.