Saturday, July 9, 2011
CENTRAL COAST - Mangrove Creek - kayak - 9 July 201
Mangrove Creek is next to Popran NP. I checked it out the other day before a walk and it looked good with a good launch/parking spot near junction of Mangrove Creek and another creek.
I decided to kayak up Popran Creek into Wentworth Valley. I couldn't find a good launch/parking spot due to mangroves or step banks. I drove back to mty original site but there were a couple of guys there launchiung and going downriver son I decided to go upriver.
It was a hard paddle as the tide was against me both ways.
It was a pretty paddle with cattle drinking at the water's edge and a few birds sunning in the overhanging trees.
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