SPRING INTO STANCE

Where Orlando - - Where Now Orlando -

Pad­dle Board Or­lando of­fers a va­ri­ety of nat­u­ral spring treks led by stand up pad­dle board en­thu­si­asts. Coast along Crys­tal River to­ward Three Sis­ters Spring be­side mel­low man­a­tees. These gi­ant sea cows can reach up to 13 feet, about the length of your board and 3,000 pounds. Or dive into a Sil­ver Springs ex­cur­sion to find cat­fish, tur­tles and wild mon­keys, ru­mored to have been re­leased in 1938 by a tour boat op­er­a­tor and un­re­lated to the area film­ing of “Tarzan” in 1939. Pad­dle Board Or­lando also ven­tures on the Winter Park Chain of Lakes, Hal­i­fax River near New Smyrna Beach and Wekiva River. Price: $35$65, pad­dle­boar­dor­lando.com goon. Rent a kayak for a two-hour bi­o­lu­mi­nes­cent eco-tour start­ing at the Merritt Is­land Na­tional Wildlife Refuge, about an hour drive from Or­lando, to see these and other pe­cu­liar crea­tures glow in the wa­ter. a party par­adise with board­walk ca­banas, a pub and sand vol­ley­ball courts. Price: $6 en­try per ve­hi­cle; ca­noe/kayak: $19.15 and up, flori­das­tateparks.org

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