Holmes Creek and the Choctawhatchee River are two of the most diverse paddles in the Northwest Florida Panhandle area. These journeys are abundant with wildlife including turtles, fish and a variety of birds including blue heron, ibis, egrets, warblers and woodpeckers.
Holmes Creek Canoe Livery offers services from rentals to shuttles to a fun water park that includes a rope swing, water slide and diving board on the creek.
Holmes Creek Canoe Livery offers tandem aluminum canoes, single and tandem kayaks for rent. The livery will drop you off and pick you up at a variety of locations depending on how long a journey you wish to take.
2-4 hour trip: $35
4-8 hour trip: $45
Overnight camping trip: $70 (2 days, 1 night, 20-30 miles)
One day trip (per canoe): $45
Camping trip, 2 days, 1 night: $80
(two canoe minimum)
Kayak rentals: $30/single, $40/tandem
Shuttles for your own vessels are available from Pittman Creek Landing on Highway 2 to Cowford Bridge on Highway 20 in Ebro.
Pricing for minimum of two adults:
• $15 each, call for quantity discount
• Children 12 and under free
• Youth group and church groups call for discounted rates.
Guided Swamp Tours: Great opportunity for hunting, fishing and photography.
No glass bottles.
Holmes Creek Canoe Livery is located at SR 79 North of the Vernon Bridge.
To find it, drive into the Vernon Park and boat landing.
The livery provides shuttle service for $15 for those with their own boat.
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