In addition to no tubers, the rental concession at Rainbow Springs State Park is closed. "For reasons beyond our control" according to the Park website. That takes people off the River. KP Hole Park, a Marion County facility, has canoe and kayak rentals. I saw no boaters until I reached KP Hole. After seeing two of my favorite birds.
Lots of cormorants. This trio decided three's company, four's a crowd.
Public Trust doctrine, it sure looks illegal to me.
Back down the run.