Volunteers constructed a free kayak launch just east of the Border Road Bridge.
A short portage is required to a nylon mat on the bank.
The Myakka River is a state designated "Wild and Scenic River."
All vegetation, artifacts are protected. Please help us keep the ramp area and river free of litter.
Snook Haven is a leisurely half-hour paddle downstream. It is publicly owned. Food and drinks are available.
Upstream is a public park at the end of Laurel Road with restrooms and a floating dock.
No powered watercraft or pets are permitted.
Check out our links to kayak tours and equipment.