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Self-guided canoe trips in serene natural setting.
190 Katie's Cove, Sanford, FL 32771
+1 407-628-1482
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Reviewed 28 January 2019

What a lovely adventure of discovering this hidden gem while in pursuit of looking for a hiking trail across the street. The location was convenient to find using GPS and following the signs to this location. There is a small parking fee of $3 for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ciprianomiv
Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

This park is open from 8am to sundown 7 days a week, and access fees are collected via “iron ranger”... a little self-pay box often found at smaller parks throughout Florida. The fee for accessing Katie’s Landing is just $3 per vehicle, payable via cash...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank realflorida_guide
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Staff is great, very affordable. The place is nice. You can rent tubes and buy food at the shack. They have a friendly staff that is always willing to accommodate the customers.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank pvelasquez2000
Reviewed 7 October 2017

If you have about five hours, this is a great place to rent a canoe and leisurely travel down to Wekiva Island for pickup. Depending upon the weather, they could easily be booked up by 10:00 am. Warning: When we visited, another visitor asked a...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank AlanHoffberg
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Kayak rentals very reasonable. Good food on site and covered area to eat. Try the mahi (fish) sandwich. Nice alternative to theme parks. Mid-week not crowded. Good mix of quiet outdoors and other people to interact with.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Tom M
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I do wish they had a better boat launch as people who live in the area DO use motors on their boats.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stopped to see Katie's Landing and its a really nice little park with public restrooms, looks like you can drop a small boat, canoe or kayak for $3. There were also a couple of picnicking sites. Its kept up very well.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great spot to start Kayaking on the Wekiva River. Good parking shady oaks , and decent grounds. Fairly easy to find with google maps.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank spurk2016
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Nice peaceful place to launch. Back to nature. Highly recommend. Paddle up river then relax on way back down. Saw 1 otter. No gators but sure plenty were there.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Keith M
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I've been kayaking here twice - once with my daughter Whitney and once with my husband Frank. Both times were wonderful - easy to rent and a beautiful river to explore. We will be back!!

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Jolene H
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Prudence W
29 July 2017|
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Response from Christopher S | Reviewed this property |
You will be consumed.
Prudence W
28 July 2017|
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Response from Christopher S | Reviewed this property |
You want a kayak or canoe, not an inner tube. Literal alligator danger here.
Theresa R
12 July 2015|
Response from Joyce A | Reviewed this property |
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