Upper Gamble Creek & Manatee River

A 1-way paddle down this meandering river winds for several miles through oak hammocks and through salt marshes before joining with the Upper Manatee river to form the Manatee River. Paddling through the diversity of habitats ensures a delightful and educational experience.

Location and Map of Paddle

This Paddle starts at the Fort Hamer Boat Launch, located at:

1605 Fort Hamer Rd, Parrish, FL

This 1-way Paddle ends at Ray’s Canoe Hideaway, located at:

1289 Hagle Park Rd, Bradenton, FL 34212

Pricing and Scheduling

$55.00 Per Person

Kayak Rental is already included in this price.

If you have your own personal kayak and would prefer to use that instead, just let us know when scheduling a trip.

To reserve this trip, first check our calendar here for availability and then contact WayneAdventures here for booking.

Being Prepared for the Trip

Click the following link, “Kayaking Essentials“, to learn what to bring, what to wear, and things to consider before your trip.