It surprisingly easy to launch a kayak or paddle board in Coral Gables. All you have to do is head to the CocoPlum roundabout, and on the South side of the bridge, there's a little opening that will let you reach the canals.
It goes without saying that when paddle boarding, you should always respect the privacy of the people who live on the canals, and refrain from unwanted stops on their property.
On this occasion, due to high winds, we did not go very far, but it was quite the experience all the same.
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