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Canoe & Kayak Trips

Experience two of northern Michigan's most pristine rivers from the unique vantage point of a canoe or kayak. In partnership with  Crystal Adventures and  Honor Trading Post , we offer trips on both the Betsie River and Platte River.

Betsie River Trip with Crystal Adventures

Enjoy a two-hour float trip on the scenic Betsie River - just minutes from Crystal Mountain. Ideal for experienced or novice paddlers looking for adventure.  Shuttle departs daily at 1pm from the Mountain Adventure Zone and returns to the resort by 3:30pm. Includes transportation to/from the river. A two vessel minimum is required for this trip.

Available:  June 13 - October 1, 2020.

Platte River Trip with Honor Trading Post

This family friendly, two-hour float down the beautiful Platte River ends on the sugary sand beaches of Lake Michigan. Trips offered daily on the hour, just 20 minutes from the resort.

Available: June 13 - September 7, 2020. 

Trip Requirements
• Transportation is not included for the Platte River Trip. A $25 per car parking pass is required.

2019 Rates


Betsie River

Platte River

Single Kayak $42 $37
Double Kayak $65 $58
Canoe $75 $47
Paddleboard N/A $75
Tube N/A $16

Reservations are required. Please call the Mountain Adventure Zone at 888-968-7686 ext. 7500.

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