I was not as careful as I should have been when packing my kayak and gear on the deck of my 19-foot open fisherman. Next time, I’ll leave more deck space to access anchors, dock lines and the straps for the Bimini top, which I had to lower to get under a bridge before entering Chokoloskee Bay. (Photo by Bob Rountree)
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Author: Bob Rountree Bob Rountree wanders around Florida with his wife Kathy in their 24-foot travel trailer, exploring back roads, hidden beaches and scenic parks with kayaks, beach toys and bicycles in tow. A retired journalist from Deerfield Beach, Bob is co-publisher of FloridaRambler.com.