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Wade's Bayou Memorial Park, Douglas, MI
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

They are located on the waterfront out of a trailer/shed on Center St. We rented 2 paddle boards and 2 kayaks for about an hour, for about $120. Pay attention to time, because they won't tell you when to come in, but they'll charge you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Carl P
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

We did the two hour tour and it was amazing. On a weekday we saw virtually no one on a picture perfect day. It took us about one hour and 40 minutes which was perfect. We even saw two deer swimming! Mike drops you and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank elmdonna
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

At bottom of center street in Douglas. Parking right there. Very accommodating with kids with various sizes of life jackets. We got a tandem kayak and a paddle board. We went out by ourselves but they do all sorts of tours too. It is a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2018

Really enjoyed our float trip and would highly recommend. We chose the 6 hr trip which turned out to be longer. Maybe the current was slow, maybe we didn't paddle hard enough, we definitely had a strong head wind at the end. The owner provided...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2018

I've never kayaked solo before. My friends & I were staying in the Saugatuck area for a long weekend. My one friend suggested kayaking. We found this place by the good reviews we came across & booked a 2 hour kayaking adventure. The other 2...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

Husband and I rented a tandem kayak and did a 2 hr. float on a pretty and warm Thursday in mid Sept. The outfitter was very amiable, and being a slow-ish time of the season/week it was as easy as calling a half hour before...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank Gina R
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

We been renting here for at least three years and love the spot, the river, and the staff! 1 hour 2 hour or 3 hour trips you decide. The river is fun, easy to get around. The viewing of plants, animals and the environment as...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank larrytt2015
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Great service and nice quiet part of River to kayak in for beginners. They also offer three hour trips up river for more experienced folks.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Barbara G
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have kayaked many times in various locations but this was our first and last time on the Kalamazoo River. We were looking forward to a relaxing trip and the majority of the 3 hr was spent dodging over a dozen boaters...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank CDJD
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Our girls wanted to try paddleboarding. The staff here was very patient. They helped our girls learn the basics on land before going into the water. The girls had so much fun that they came back again.

Date of experience: August 2017
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