Murphy Island Paddling Trail is 8.9 miles of paddling on Murphy’s Creek with access at Brown’s Landing public boat ramp. Murphy Island Paddling Trail system is a three part trail system which includes Polly and Rat Islands Padding Trails. Bird watching, fishing and primitive overnight camping are available and welcomed. Caution should be taken when crossing the channel due to motorized traffic, so paddle along the shoreline and enjoy some of Florida’s old world beauty. Due to its scenic qualities, the trail is a designated Florida paddling trail.