RiverTrek is a five day kayak trip down the Apalachicola River. We explore swamps, camp on sand bars, and meet some locals.
Rivers and Streams
EcoAdventuresKayak and Canoe AdventuresRivers and StreamsWaterways Big and Small
We kayak down the Chipola River in north Florida, stopping to explore a cave called the Ovens, and have lunch alongside a spring.
Apalachicola River and BayRivers and StreamsSwamps and other WetlandsWaterways Big and Small
We venture into floodplain swamps with the new Apalachicola Riverkeeper, mucking around to find the connection between tupelo trees and Apalachicola Bay.
ArcheologyAucilla/ Wacissa WatershedNative CultureRivers and Streams
We explore ice age Florida through artifacts and fossils excavated on the Wacissa River, and learn about the archeological methods that tell us their story.
ArcheologyNative CultureRivers and Streams
We head under the Silver River in search of mammoth bones. Underwater archeology in Florida is booming, and local finds are rewriting American prehistory.
Aucilla/ Wacissa WatershedEcoAdventuresKayak and Canoe AdventuresRivers and Streams
We kayak to several Wacissa River springs an unseasonably warm January Day. Reptiles were out in full force, and it wasn’t a bad day for a swim.
Apalachicola River and BayArchaeology, Paleontology, History, and Indigenous CulturesEcoAdventuresKayak and Canoe AdventuresRivers and Streams
The upper Apalachicola River has geology like no other in Florida. Geologist Harley Means reads rocks and finds fossils in Means Creek and on Alum Bluff.
Apalachicola River and BayEcoAdventuresKayak and Canoe AdventuresRivers and Streams
We canoe down the Upper Chipola River, a slice of “Old Florida.” That includes ghosts from the 1800s and a little unpredictability while on the water.
Apalachicola River and BayEcoAdventuresKayak and Canoe AdventuresRivers and StreamsSwamps and other Wetlands
Kayak Tate’s Hell and ride with the Riverkeeper through the Apalachicola River delta. These wetlands & waterways are important to the local seafood economy.
EcoAdventuresRaising Kids with NatureRivers and StreamsThe Red Hills of Florida & GeorgiaWildlife in North Florida- Critters Big and Small
On a sandbar in the Apalachicola National Forest, children immerse themselves in turtles, frogs, fish, butterflies and more on the Ochlockonee River.