"A few summers ago, we did a canoe trip to the Adirondacks where it seemed to be full when we reserved online. When we arrived, it was about 1/3 empty because people had reserved sites three months in advance, plans changed, and they never told the…"
ENP has a new online reservation system this year. Personally, I find it not a good idea given trip routes can’t be realistically planned so far in advance safely without current weather information. If you do plan your trip and book a site, you will lose all your money if you were to cancel. This then does not give most people a reason to cancel and keeps those sites showing as booked. You can’t change your start date without first cancelling and losing your money and then paying to start a…See More
"Hi Scott, I spoke to a local guide last week and he mentioned the park now has more funds to deal with back log of repairs and maintenance. They had said the creek would be opened. Try calling the gulf coast ranger station to see if this has…"
"What a great trip route, one of my favorites. Where did you find the photos of Darwin, that was pretty interesting to see what his house looked like. One tries to visualize it from the remaining foundation, but it’s not as I thought.
"Rob, hope your trip was fun! Glad I got to see you both before you left. Believe it or not, have not run into anyone I know that has run the creek entirely to the gulf. The portion from Pelican Bay to the start is fine but no word on middle to gulf.…"
Hi Viv just saw the request. I don't get on here as often as I would like. You guys got anything planed for the summer? Anytime you need guide out to Tarpon lake let me know. I would be glad to go. This season the area at mm63 is going to be closed for 14 months and it looks like David and I will shift most of our hike to come in from the interceptor canal. Some really nice areas once you get past Looneyville. Say Hi to Connie for me. ---Regards Larry ----