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Katie's Wekiva River Landing

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Address: 190 Katie's Cove, Sanford, FL 32771
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Self-guided canoe trips in serene natural setting.

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Wekiva River Kayak Tour
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Beautiful little park on the river

We stopped to see Katie's Landing and its a really nice little park with public restrooms, looks like you can drop a small boat, canoe or kayak for $3. There were also a couple... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Dawn S
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Central Florida, Florida
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Central Florida, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stopped to see Katie's Landing and its a really nice little park with public restrooms, looks like you can drop a small boat, canoe or kayak for $3. There were also a couple of picnicking sites. Its kept up very well.

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Thank Dawn S
Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great spot to start Kayaking on the Wekiva River. Good parking shady oaks , and decent grounds. Fairly easy to find with google maps.

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Thank spurk2016
Apopka, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

Nice peaceful place to launch. Back to nature. Highly recommend. Paddle up river then relax on way back down. Saw 1 otter. No gators but sure plenty were there.

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Thank Keith M
Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I've been kayaking here twice - once with my daughter Whitney and once with my husband Frank. Both times were wonderful - easy to rent and a beautiful river to explore. We will be back!!

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Gainesville, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

With a special guest in town, we settled on Katie's Wekiva River Landing for a guided kayak tour and left with a positive, though not overwhelming experience. Here's why. Four of us put in at Katie's Landing at 8am on a quiet weekend, following our guide as he took us, at first downstream. After a short paddle, we turned off... More 

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Casselberry, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I remember when Katie's was renting canoes, once upon a time. The park remained and after many years, it was given a beautiful facelift. Parking was added and still kept the canoe launch. Great for fishing from shore, birding, watching gators and otters and all kinds of critters. So good to have some old Florida still around. Conveniently located to... More 

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Thank Ana V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

This is a great place to sit and read a book , have a picnic or even launch a kayak or a canoe. If you don't have kayak or a canoe of your own, I recommend taking a tour with the folks at Adventures in Florida. I have taken that tour and it's a great way to see the wildlife... More 

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Sorrento, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

It is a surprisingly nice place. Clean restrooms, picnic tables and a nice beach to put into with the kayaks and some trails you can walk. Plenty of parking but there is a fee for entering by car as it is a FL state park. If you are really ambitious you can kayak all the way down to the St.... More 

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Thank Bonnie G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

This is a very nice location to see a bit of Florida nature. Take a kayak or canoe and paddle the tranquil waters and take in wildlife.

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Tavares, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Stopped here while biking the trails at Lower Wekiva River Preserve State Park across the street. $2 admit on honor system. Clean restroom facilities and water. Picnic tables with grills under shade trees. Beautiful park and excellent biker pit stop. Best reason to visit here is the Wekiva River access. Sitting at the rivers edge, feeling the breeze coming off... More 

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