For this Bankhead National Forest adventure, we are trading our hiking boots for boats!
Bring your kayak or canoe and join us on Saturday, April 13 for a Sipsey float led by Wild South volunteer Carroll Wilson.
Group size is limited, so sign up in advance by emailing Janice.
Distance: 9 miles
Meet-up and put-in: Sipsey Recreation Area, lower parking lot, 9:30 a.m. Around 10:00, vehicles will be shuttled to the take-out point on Highway 33
Take-out: Mims Takeout at Highway 33
Ages 10 and over. Appropriate for novices. Must be 16+ years old to float solo.
Bring kayak or canoe, lunch in a waterproof container, drinking water, snacks, safety vest. There is a $3 per car fee so stop at the upper parking lot, before crossing the bridge, and pay at the box. There is also an outhouse there.