GUIDED FLOAT

The Pinebelt Blueways and its partner organizations are happy to provide a guided float on the Leaf or Bouie Rivers during your stay in Hattiesburg, MS.

 

EQUIPMENT: We have enough boats and life jackets for about 20 people. Arrangements are made on a first-come, first-serve basis. 

 

COST: At this time, guided floats on the Pinebelt Blueways are complimentary. However, donations are welcome and will be used for conservation and equipment maintenance.

 

WHAT TO BRING:

  • Sunscreen

  • Snacks / lunch

  • Drinks / water

  • Swimwear / comfortable water shoes

  • Towel

  • Waterproof bag for valuable items you are taking on the tour

  • A good attitude!

 

All ages and fitness levels welcome and encouraged to participate!

 

BOOKING: Guided tours are available by appointment only for a minimum of five people. To request a guided tour, please complete the form. For groups of more than 20 people, kayaks/canoes and life jackets may be unavailable for some individuals. Hattiesburg visitors and locals should request a guided tour in advance, ideally 30+ days from their preferred tour date. All requests will be filled based on availability, weather, and on a first-come, first-served basis. Please complete this form, and a member of our organization will be in touch soon to finalize details!

SPRUCE PINE
 Pinus glabra

BALD CYPRESS
 Taxodium distichum

SWALLOW-TALE KITE 
Elanoides forficatus

WATER MOCASSIN
 Agkistrodon piscivorus

PEARL DARTER 
Percina aurora

YELLOW-BLOTCHED 
SAWBACK TURTLE
 Graptemys flavimaculata

RIVER BIRCH
 Betula nigra

CARDINAL FLOWER
 Lobelia cardinalis

BALD EAGLE 
Haliaeetus leucocephalus