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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

This kayak trail was NOTHING like the reviews I have read here or on other sites. It is very true that it is a spectacular kayak trip, the first hour or so was arguably the prettiest kayak trail I have done. After another hour or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

If you are looking for adventure, then rent a canoe and paddle along the river. We came to see alligators, and there were so many we found in the water with us. I highly recommend paddling through the mangroves. The water may be really shallow,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Suzanne_Schiff
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Two of us kayaked down the Turner River, accessed by a free launch site on US 41 maintained b the National Park Service. Has a bathroom on site and a good amount of parking. Quite the adventure. Lots of gators around, but lots of herons...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Ed B
Reviewed 1 August 2015

We come every year , There is a cute little building right before you get to turner river rd stop lots of wild life and only 5 bucks to get in it , Very informative about the everglade wild life as well . Turner river...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank MomSharon
Reviewed 4 February 2015

This was one of the more memorable stops on a great trip through southern Florida and it was free. We got to see lots of gators, birds, fish and snakes from the safety of the walkway. Highly recommend taking the time to stop and view.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Donald M
Reviewed 20 January 2014 via mobile

This is the best thing happened to us on our southern Florida trip!!!!! And best of all, it was free, thanks to national park services. Our ranger was very knowledgeable in explaining the surrounding habitat, although he was only a volunteer! We canoed through rivers,...More

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