Kayak with Alligators at Okefenokee Swamp

Would you Kayak with Alligators at Okefenokee? Our travels this spring took us to the Okefenokee Swamp, an amazing place full of water, Spanish Moss, Cypress trees, birds, turtles and of course, alligators!   The Swamp covers nearly 700 square miles, mostly in Georgia with a small piece in Florida.  It has been a National Wildlife Refuge since 1937 and a National Wilderness Area since 1974. I have met a lot of courageous kayakers in our travels, but that usually means white water and Class 5 rapids.  The Swamp offers adventures that require a different kind of courage.  We are[…]

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