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Sturgeon River Paddlesports

12961 S Straits Hwy, Wolverine, MI 49799-9256
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Snow Other Way to Spend a Saturday

Just completed a winter rafting experience on the Sturgeon River. This was an amazing experience... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Juru6
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Lapeer, Michigan
Kyaking

Great time!! Loved the colors and excitement of the trip!! Very memorable and Paddlesports owner... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Renae E
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12961 S Straits Hwy, Wolverine, MI 49799-9256
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Just completed a winter rafting experience on the Sturgeon River. This was an amazing experience. The weather was overcast and 30 degrees so we were bundled up. No getting wet - the guides made sure we could easily get in and out of the raft...More

Thank Juru6
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Great time!! Loved the colors and excitement of the trip!! Very memorable and Paddlesports owner was helpful and accommodating!! Definitely recommend !!!

Thank Renae E
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Jamie and his staff are the most honest and qualified in the area if you are looking for a wonderful adventure on the Sturgeon River. The Store is right next to a one of the many areas to start your journey. This is a little...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We had a guided raft trip on a beautiful fall day. The owner was very accommodating on short notice and gave us a very pleasant experience. The Sturgeon River is reported to be the fastest river in northern lower Michigan. It is very challenging but...More

Thank Thomas S
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Great fun trip for our group of 11. We split into two boats and enjoyed the route #2. Navigating the boat was more work jam we expected, but it added to the adventure. Rather than book with the rafting company across the street from Burt...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time kayaking. They take good care of you! We will definitely return to try some other sections of the river.

Thank Gail C
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Had a great time Jamie explains everything so well he took the time to get us in the right kayaks. The kayaking was so fun. I will come back!

Thank jklang87
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Our family of four rented a raft from Sturgeon River Paddlesports. After a short, but informative, intro and tips from Jamie, we were off on a three hour trip. The river has so many turns and tree obstacles to keep it exciting and challenging. We...More

Thank Wendy K
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We took Trip 3 (4.5 hrs) on a beautiful Tuesday in July. Jamie was knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the river and our day on it. We rented one canoe and transported one of our own inflatable Sea Eagle kayaks. Top service to spot our vehicle...More

Thank Evelyn S
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The Sturgeon River and Sturgeon River Paddlesports were two of the best finds of our latest trip to the Gaylord/Grayling area. The livery is located north of Gaylord in Wolverine, Michigan but well worth the drive. The small business has a well maintained look and...More

Thank EMCIndiana
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5 October 2017|
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Response from Thomas S | Reviewed this property |
You can actually pick from several trip lengths and sections of the river depending on the time you choose, the section you want , and if self-guided, your skill/ comfort level. You can go from Wolverine to Haakwood; from... More
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