Gardner to Arcadia/Brownville

Distance: 12 miles
Cost: $80.00 per vessel for two people plus tax
Time: Two days, one night. Each additional night after the first night is $25 plus tax per vessel. 4-5 hours leisure paddling time at normal water levels over the two days. 1-2 hours to camping area, 3-4 hours leisure paddling back to Arcadia at normal water levels.

Check-in and park in Arcadia. We take you upriver by bus to Gardner and you paddle downstream (4 miles) toward Arcadia, make camp just above Brownville bridge on any of the sandbars and beaches or right around the bridge. You can also camp at Brownville Park (south of bridge) for a fee. Brownville Park at the boat ramp has restrooms, water, and tables. These sites are first come, first serve, open to public. Next day paddle down to Arcadia (8 miles) and back to vehicles in Arcadia. Must stay down by the water. You take your camping gear with you.