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Florida whitewater, Aucilla River

Jefferson Taylor county, FL SR 257 to gauging station Close to Cabbage Grove section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS I-II     6 miles
  This stretch of Aucilla River is 6 miles long and is rated by American Whitewater as a class I-II section. The put-in is not too far from Tallahassee, if you're not familiar with the area there's a road map further down the page. The wonderful Florida scenery and the beautiful way the water current moves down the stream attract people from near and far. This is one of a small number of paddling sections in this river system, there are
    a few others too. A bit of exercise and just being out on the river for a while are sure to keep you coming back for more. The campgrounds here at Aucilla River are pretty good. Not too many hotels nearby, you'll have to
drive a bit to get to one, but do book a room before you come because it is a very popular destination.

Briefly about the general area:
During your trip to Aucilla River you'll meet some people from Lamont for sure. Aucilla River regularly gets a large amount of rainfall. July is the wettest month with most rain, and October meanwhile is the driest month. Throughout the summertime months, highs mostly are in the 90's at Aucilla
River. Throughout the dark hours of summer temperatures fall down into the 70's. Throughout the winter highs are in the 60's, and overnight lows through the winter for Aucilla River tend to be in the 30's.

Aucilla River, FL SR 257 to gauging station Close to Cabbage Grove road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.


Detailed Map

Stats for this river stretch

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near Aucilla River.
 Whitewater Near Aucilla River:
Aucilla River, Jefferson / Taylor County, 3 miles away
      Class I-II - 6 miles long (FL SR 257 to gauging station Close to Cabbage Grove)
 Hotels Near Aucilla River:
Super 8 Monticello, Monticello , 14 miles away
Days Inn Lamont/Monticello, Monticello , 14 miles away
Econo Lodge Monticello, Monticello , 17 miles away
Econo Lodge Perry, Perry , 23 miles away
Rodeway Inn Perry, Perry , 23 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Aucilla River:
Aucilla Wildlife Management Area - Goose Pasture, Lamont, 6 miles away
Econfina On-The Gulf, Lamont, 7 miles away
Big Bend Wildlife Management Area Saltwater Trail - Site 1, Lamont, 10 miles away
 Public Lands Near Aucilla River:
Natural Bridge Battlefield Historic State Park, Florida , 20 miles away
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park, Florida , 30 miles away
Lake Jackson Mounds State Park, Florida , 33 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Aucilla River:
Jefferson Country Club, Monticello , 20 miles away

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