Photos Sunset over The Little River This is why we have to clean. Hauling in trash during the 2016 Little River Clean-up iPaddle success! A beautiful group paddle on the Little River El Portal Mayor Claudia Cubillios and iPaddle’s Manny Castillo at the 2016 Little River Clean-up & Serenade. The Little River prior to 1924. West of NE 2nd Street, the Little River opened into Everglades sawgrass. The River was dredged in 1925 to create its current course. The Little River running wild.