Paddling the Santa Fe River near Ginnie SpringsThe popularity of paddleboards rose from a surplus of surfboards and a lack of surf, specifically on Floridas west coast. Now, SUPs can be found all over the state and are readily available as strong craft or as air-filled craft that can be shipped or transferred quickly.

Backrests and coolers are frequently discovered on the paddleboards of advanced paddlers. Dogs, too! These men are enjoying the day at Rum Island, on Columbia Countys Santa Fe River.Paddleboarders can stand or sit, depending on their capability to balance. Paddling the Santa Fe River near Gilchrist Blue Springs State ParkLake City has a number of picturesque lake that appropriate for paddleboards

You can swim or paddleboard at Rum Island Park, in southern Columbia CountyPaddleboarding the Ichetucknee River is a household activity!Our Natural North Florida waters are the best places to hone your paddleboarding skills. Novices take pleasure in the ease of browsing lakes and rivers solo, while advance paddlers typically rig their boards with coolers, backrests. Kids and pets frequently appear as passengers on family getaways!

If youre a canoeist or a kayaker, youll definitely like paddling a stand-up paddleboard (SUP). In the past few years, SUPs have actually gained in popularity due to ease of operation and ease of transport. Theyre reasonably economical to purchase and can likewise be rented from numerous outfitters, like Rum 138 Outfitters or Santa Fe Canoe Outpost (both on the Santa Fe River).