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Keysville Bridge to Alderman's Ford Park Kayak & Canoe Touring on the Alafia River

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Keysville Bridge to Alderman's Ford Park Info
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Put In:  Keysville Bridge
Take Out:  Alderman's Ford Park
Difficulty:  Class I +
Gradient:  2.1 ft/mi
Run Length:  7 miles
Current Streamflow:  635 cfs @ 11/28/2014 01:00 AM - NORTH PRONG ALAFIA RIVER AT KEYSVILLE FL, reading taken from USGS
Streamflow Comments:  There is a visual gauge at the Alderman's Ford Access Point.
Season Comments:  January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Water Craft:  canoe,touring,inner tube
Location:  In the Southeastern U.S. (FL), of
Shuttle Logistics: 

Take-out: From I-75 use exit 254 and go south on US 301 and continue to Bloomingdale Avenue. Turn left and head east on Bloomingdale Avenue. Turn right on Lithia-Pinecrest Road / CR 640, you will be heading southeast. Cross over the Alafia River and turn left on CR 39. Turn left on Thompson Road and follow it to Alderman's Ford Park on the right.

Put-in: From the take-out back track on Thompson Road and turn left on CR 39. Continue on CR 39 over the Alafia River and turn right on Keysville Road and follow it over another bridge over the Alafia River. A rough access is on the southeast side of the bridge.