Sopchoppy River facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSopchoppy River
|Main source||East Branch
Apalachicola National Forest, Leon County, Florida
|River mouth||Ochlockonee Bay
Surf, Wakulla County, Florida
|Length||46 mi (74 km)|
|Basin size||330 sq mi (850 km2)|
The Sopchoppy River is a minor river in the Florida Big Bend. A tributary of the Ochlockonee River, it is approximately 46 miles (74 km) in length and nearly entirely within Wakulla County, with only a small part of its East Branch entering Leon County.
The river flows through the Apalachicola National Forest and the Bradwell Bay Wilderness, in addition to through the town of Sopchoppy, and a canoe trail 15 miles (24 km) in length is designated along its length from the Oak Park Cemetery Bridge to US 319.
List of crossings
|Forest Road 306||(East Branch)|
|Forest Road 344||(West Branch)|
|Forest Road 309||(West Branch)
|Convergence of East and West Branches|
|Forest Highway 13|
|Forest Road 329|
|Oak Park Cemetery Bridge||Forest Road 346|
|Mount Beasor Road|
| CR 375
Smith Creek Road
| US 319
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