Evan's Bridge Landing is a popular canoe & kayak spot for a trip down the Winding River. Expect narrow, winding river with lots of sharp curves. Approximate Trip Times: Hawkins Bridge to Evans Bridge: 3 hrs. Godfrey's Bridge to Evans Bridge: 30 min. Evan's Bridge to Beaver Branch: 1 1/2 hrs. *During droughts, expect to be dragging. *During heavy rains with floods, the banks tend to overflow making the river one big lake. You'll have a hard time telling which way the river is supposed to go.