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Paddle Egan’s Creek (Nassau County)
October 11, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
JOIN ST. MARYS RIVERKEEPER and AMELIA ADVENTURES TO EXPLORE EGAN’S CREEK!
Egan’s Creek in Fernandina Beach, FL, is part of William Bartram’s Trail and runs through the Greenway. The tide is with us for a beautiful tour of this local estuary where there will be opportunities to see all kinds of wildlife, from birds to fish to crustaceans. The beautiful marsh grasslands also allow for an uninterrupted view of the historic Amelia Island Lighthouse. This trip is roundtrip.
Our guest speakers are no longer able to join us for this paddle. We hope to offer this historical journey paddle in the future.
Kayak Rental $80; Tandem Rental $160; BYOKayak $50
- 3 hours
Launch and Takeout (this is roundtrip)
- Dee Dee Bartels Boat Ramp in Fernandina Beach, FL
Recommended Skill Level
- Beginner – this is an easy paddle as we will be kayaking with the tide.
What to bring
- Safety gear: lifejacket, spare paddle, water pump
- Sunscreen, bug spray, hat
- FULL (Reusable) water bottle. I suggest 2
- Snacks. PACK IN, PACK OUT!
- River etiquette!
As a celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act, St. Marys Riverkeeper is partnering with local river-loving business this October for our TOAST TO CLEAN WATER CAMPAIGN. Through a series of events and engagement opportunities, we will work together to strengthen the clean water movement and connect our community with their waterways. See what else we have in store this October.
Visit TOAST TO CLEAN WATER for more information!