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Paddle with a Ranger at Colt Creek State Park

2023Sun03Sep11:00 amSun1:00 pmPaddle with a Ranger at Colt Creek State Park11:00 am - 1:00 pm Lakeland - Colt Creek State Park, 16000 FL-471, Lakeland, FL 33809CATEGORY:Nature + OutdoorsPRICE RANGE:$5 or less per person,Free


Come paddle alongside a knowledgeable park ranger and immerse yourself in nature while learning about the environment.

Join our friendly and knowledgeable park ranger as they guide you through a memorable journey, sharing fascinating insights about the local flora and fauna. Whether you’re a seasoned paddler or a beginner, this event is suitable for all skill levels.

With safety as our top priority, all necessary equipment will be provided. Just bring your enthusiasm, water, sunscreen, and a sense of adventure! This event is a fantastic way to connect with nature, meet fellow outdoor enthusiasts, and create lasting memories.

So, mark your calendars and join us for Paddle with a Ranger. Prepare to immerse yourself in the beauty and wonder of the great outdoors!

~ Due to the popularity of this event, please cancel tickets if you are unable to attend ~

15 single kayaks will be available. All participants must be able to paddle under their own power for duration of the event. Be prepared with water, sunscreen, and weather appropriate clothing.

If you would like to join the group with your own watercraft, please contact the ranger station at 863-815-6761.

Event is free with park fee of $4 per vehicle.


(Sunday) 11:00 am - 1:00 pm


Lakeland - Colt Creek State Park

16000 FL-471, Lakeland, FL 33809


$4 per vehicle

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