Only minutes from Orlando, this paddling trip is the most scenic in all of central Florida. Come enjoy a day of paddling clear water, sand pine scrub, hammocks, pine flat woods, and black water swamps. This trip offers a great opportunity to observe alligators, the rare black bear, manatee, and numerous wading birds all from the safety of your kayak. A light lunch is provided picnic style, riverside. The tour lasts about 4 hours and includes a shuttle back to your car at the river’s end.
Katie's Landing from Orlando
From the Orlando Attractions drive east on Interstate 4. Exit right at exit 101B-C. The exit ramp splits into exit 101B on the right and 101C to the left. Go left to exit 101c. At the end of the ramp is a traffic light. This is Highway 46. Turn left and travel 4.7 miles. Turn right onto Wekiva Park Road. Drive 1 mile down and Katies Landing is on the left. There are bathrooms and a parking lot.
Please register your car and pay the $3 parking fee.
Your guide and kayaks will be at the waters edge.
*Tours with less than 4 guests will be an "out and back tour" with no shuttle.