Fort Meade to Gardner (43.5 miles)

Come to Arcadia, check-in and park. We transport you upriver to Ft. Meade, the start. Camping on the first night, Ft. Meade to Zolfo Springs (24 mile section) is anywhere you can find, down by the water. Sites are limited. This is the wild and wooly section of the river, experienced paddlers only. On the next leg of your trip, 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 3 day trip at least. ($35.00 per day plus $40.00 transportation to Ft. Meade for the first vessel, 1/2 price transportation for each vessel after the first, park in Gardner, no pick-up fee)