Part 2 of the RiverTrek 2013 Adventure is now online. Witness some of the long term damage done to the river, and tag along as we take advantage of this year’s higher water to paddle into one of our area’s “quintessential” swamps. If you missed Part 1, catch it here. In 2012, we paddled the river in it’s entirety.
Rob Diaz de Villegas WFSU-TV
After having partaken in the last couple of RiverTrek paddles down the Apalachicola River, I have to commend Georgia Ackerman and Doug Alderson for the work they put in to planning the trips. A dozen paddlers of multiple experience levels paddle 107 + miles (once you factor in side trips) over five days, camping along the way. Even a relative newbie like me can tag along and find myself alive in Apalachicola five days later. Continue reading