The Turner River is one of the premier rivers in South Florida and is less than two hours from Miami. Here are some aerials courtesy of Terraserver
The West Coast of  South Florida is home to thousands of day trip possibilities A few of the options are highlighted here.
Here is more info on West Coast Paddling courtesy of your tax Dollars. MUCH nicer than the old one!!!
Here's what to expect
Here's a whole other river, just round the corner.
Here is a slightly modified Mapquest map of the Turner route courtesy of Tony.
Here's one the Park brochures don't carry...yet!
Just a sweet out & back from Everglades City! A mix of rivers, bays, creeks, tunnels & grass...
Is there water?