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Juniper Creek in Florida

Trip Overview

Juniper Creek begins at Juniper Springs inside Ocala State Park. This river is almost unbelievably beautiful. Clear at the start - wonderful all the way through. About 5 hours.

Not for beginners - quite technical in places. It's flatwater - but hard to navigate even for an experienced tandem. If you've got skills, go for it.

Accommodations:

None

Fees:

Small fee

Directions:

Juniper Creek recreation area is on SR 40 in the middle of the Ocala National Forest.

  • Duration: Day Trip
  • Sport/Activity: Kayaking, Canoeing
  • Skill Level: Advanced
  • Water Type: River/Creek (Up to Class II)
  • Group Rates: No

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