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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?

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