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Kayaking the Bear River

Went here in August, 2017. Launched from Bear River Rd., (County line of Emmet and Charlevoix... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Rochelle C
,
Petoskey, Michigan
Excellent kayak trip from Bear River Road to the skate park on Standish

Decided to check out the Bear River with some friends that aren't so experienced with kayaking. We... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2014
Reenwad
,
Boyne City, Michigan
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6 Sep 2017
“Kayaking the Bear River”
4 Apr 2014
“Excellent kayak trip from Bear River Road to the skate park on Standish”
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Walloon Lake, MI
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Went here in August, 2017. Launched from Bear River Rd., (County line of Emmet and Charlevoix Counties) and went to the Sports Complex on River Rd., Petoskey. Took about 3 1/2 hours. Easy paddling and very enjoyable! Nice platform at sports complex to get out...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2014

Decided to check out the Bear River with some friends that aren't so experienced with kayaking. We had heard the Bear River was calm and had very little obstacles. It was about a 4 hour trip for us, and we weren't working very hard. The...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2012

What the city of Petoskey has done to the Bear River Area and the trails they put in are absolutely fabulous!!! Go there every chance I get to walk in nature and take many wonderful pixs.

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Reviewed 21 August 2011

We are beginner to intermediate skill paddlers, did the 4 hour trip, first half looked as if no one had cleared it for years. Several deadfall trees nearly blocked entire river. Lost count but at least two were limbo events, had to lay in the...More

1  Thank Jim S
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