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New Rose Creek

No tidal influence, easy launch, nearby parking, restaurants and wildlife. Great beginners paddle.
Rating: 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Easy
Length: 1.7 miles
Duration: 1-3 hours
Family Friendly

Overview :  An easily overlooked and beginner friendly wet spot in urban Jacksonville, New Rose Creek has a lot to offer. The launch is easy,... more »

Tips:  The usual, bug spray and PFDs.

There are many residential properties here so normal common courtesy applies. I wouldn't recommend... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Easy Parking

Most times parking is easy and close.

2. Portage

Good practice, the portage can be skipped though as most of the wildlife is in the main lake.