Bartow to Gardner (56.5 miles)

Come to Arcadia, check-in and park. We transport you upriver to Bartow, to start. Camping on the Bartow to Zolfo Springs (37 mile section) is anywhere you can find, down by the water. Sites are limited. Figure this is a minimum 3 night run at normal or higher water levels. This is the wild and wooly section of the river, experienced paddlers only. Zolfo Springs to Gardner (19.5 miles section) camping is anywhere on the right hand side of the river (west side), down by the water. You take your camping gear with you. Paddle downstream back to Gardner to your vehicles. No end of trip bus rides. This is a 4 day trip at least. 35.00 per day plus $50.00 transportation to Bartow for the first vessel, 1/2 price transportation for each vessel after the first)