Posts Tagged ‘Kayak trips’

Myakka River State Park Makes Top 10 2011 Paddle Trips

“The Paddling Guru” from Perception Kayak, has released the top 10 paddle trips for 2011 and Myakka River State Park near Sarasota was number 3 on the list.  Myakka River was the only Florida Destination on the list, but the other trips are great to dream about!  Visit Perception Kayak to view the list and plan your year of paddling!

Florida’s Myakka River,  is one of two Florida rivers designated by the State as a  Wild and Scenic River.  It is a beautiful paddle. If you long to see alligators you WILL see them on the Myakka river!  All 14 miles of paddling trails exist within the park boundaries with various put in points.

Myakka River State Park offers camping, camping cabins, rental kayaks and canoes and is one of Florida’s most popular State Park destinations.   In addition to paddling, there are 37 miles of hiking trails and Myakka River State Park is also Horse Friendly with corrals and trails to ride with your horse.

Want more info?  Visit  Myakka River State Park online

Planning a trip to Myakka State Park? Let us know! Been there? Tell us about it! What was your experience?

Florida Paddlers! Welcome to Native Paddler…

Florida Paddlers… We are here for you!

Give us a day or two and you’ll find a lot kayak and canoe paddling info on Native Paddler. Our aim is to be the best info site for paddle sports in Florida.   We will post trips, fishing tournaments, tides, weather and more for our great Florida region.  We want your participation! Did you Paddle this weekend? Where did you go? What did you do? Did you camp? Did you Fish? We want to know, heck Florida Paddlers will want to know!

If you have an article to submit about a trip you took, we are ready to publish you.  Pictures of the big one you caught in skinny backwaters? Post it!   Instructions will follow!

Thanks for Visiting and get ready to use Native Paddler as your source for great kayak and Canoe adventures in Florida.