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Riverside Canoe Trips

5042 N Scenic Hwy, Honor, MI 49640-9713
+1 231-325-5622
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Great canoe/kayak trip for friends and family

I have do both the lower and upper Platte River every year when I am up there on vacation. Lower... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tony W
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Dayton, Ohio
Platte River

Nice river, easy, slow moving, great location and friendly for familirs and grpup gatherirngs! We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shawn T
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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“canoe trip” (14 reviews)
“lower platte” (14 reviews)
“the river” (59 reviews)
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5042 N Scenic Hwy, Honor, MI 49640-9713
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+1 231-325-5622
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have do both the lower and upper Platte River every year when I am up there on vacation. Lower is very easy going and relaxing. Upper is more aggressive and a little tighter. If you don't know what you are doing, you are likely...More

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice river, easy, slow moving, great location and friendly for familirs and grpup gatherirngs! We had an excellent time!

Thank Shawn T
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

2 grandparents, daughter, son-in-law, 2 grandkids, and the dog. Rented 5 kayak and had a great time. Even the dog enjoyed the outing. 80% of the trip was in lazy type river. About 1/3 of the way you have to kayak in open waters of...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We came with a group of 7 and kayaked the Lower Platte. It was fantastic! This part of the river is perfect for anyone to kayak. The lake is a little more difficult, but the rest is super easy and so clean. Ending up at...More

Thank Sonya K
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

While we have never taken a canoe or tubing trip with Riverside canoes, we love to bike there, visit their shop for all things Platte Lake, Honor, Platte River, jewelry, clothing, Christmas ornaments, etc and get ice cream. They also have a fire ring each...More

Thank Kate V
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I have always loved to shop in the store, lots of knick knacks. Have ordered food once, it was good. The price of a canoe trip is pricey but an enjoyable experience.

Thank Diana G
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Hubby and I rented a canoe for the Upper Platte trip. We are experienced canoers so we had our own paddles, seats and life jackets. The check-in process went smoothly and we did not wait long for anything. Matt drove us to the drop off...More

Thank MaryKayOwosso
Reviewed 11 September 2016

See my review under "Tubing Platte River." Cleaning up the lower Platte our group found broken bottles, sharp edged torn beer cans and bottle caps which pose a risk to waders. Riverside knows what's going on with the drunken shitweasels trashing the Platte who rent...More

Thank Gerald W
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We had a great time kyayking down the river. The staff was helpful and friendly. They take care of all your canoe/kayak/tubing needs. Nice little store/gift shop. They even allow you to launch your own kayaks and help with logistics for a small fee.

Thank SKW481
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We did the kayaks. The river was clear and beautiful. We went on a Monday and it wasn't busy. Go early to avoid the crowds. No problem with the check in system. Went smoothly. I read reviews and watched their video beforehand, so I knew...More

Thank Nailsbykim
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