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Cross Creek: The World of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings  

On this kayak/canoe tour of Cross Creek and portions of Orange and Lochloosa Lakes, we'll explore the wild realm made famous by Pulitzer prize winning author, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings.

The charming creek, beautiful lake vistas and abundant wildlife remain little changed since the early - mid 1900's, when Rawlings lived here and wrote such Florida classics as The Yearling and Cross Creek.

Good for beginners, basic lessons included. Please meet at the launch site at 10 AM. The trip is 2 - 2.5 hours. The difficulty: Easy paddle, going downstream and then returning against a light current.

 

 

After registering for the class, all participants should call (386) 454-0611 during the week prior to the trip to discuss equipment needs and confirm an email address for launch site directions.

 

 

 

Cross Creek: The World of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
Course #: TRI122
Instructor: Lars Anderson
Room: Field Trip
Day of the week: Tu Date: 5/18/2021
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Note: Students are not charged when placed on a waiting list, and will be notified by MTP staff if a seat becomes available.
 

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