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Thursday, November 17, 2022

‘Kayak & Koffee’ event heading to Salt Springs Run

The Marion County Parks and Recreation Department’s monthly kayaking program will take paddlers on a trip down Salt Springs Run later this week.

The event, which is part of the Kayak & Koffee series, will be held on Friday, November 11. Participants will meet at Brick City Adventure Park (1211 SE 22nd Road in Ocala) at 7:45 a.m., and transportation will then be provided to the event.

After enjoying coffee and light refreshments, the paddlers will enjoy a relaxing ride on the water. The event is open to anyone ages 15 and up, and beginners are welcome.

There is a $50 fee per participant, and all kayaks and gear will be provided. This fee will be lowered to $25 for any participants who bring their own equipment, according to the Marion County Parks and Recreation Department.

Everyone is encouraged to bring bug spray, sunscreen, and a bottle of water. Weather-appropriate clothing and a hat are also recommended.

For more information, or to sign up, visit the Kayak & Koffee Salt Springs Run event webpage or call 352-671-8560.