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A Ride to Remember!

A wonderful paddle, with ample scenery and wildlife. Be on the lookout for kingfishers, who will... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2017
lisa_birder
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
quietness of nature

walking along the trails or in canoe or kayak, you feel the calm of being out in God's creation... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2017
jsvankuiken
,
East Jordan, Michigan
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This Antrim County river has been protected by the state of Michigan since 1970.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“fallen trees” (4 reviews)
“great fun” (3 reviews)
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East Jordan, MI
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Reviewed April 26, 2017

A wonderful paddle, with ample scenery and wildlife. Be on the lookout for kingfishers, who will stay ahead of you until you come close to catching up. Then they'll call and take off further down the river. Lots of cedar waxwings spend time in the...More

Thank lisa_birder
Reviewed March 21, 2017

walking along the trails or in canoe or kayak, you feel the calm of being out in God's creation. You can just unwind in peace.

Thank jsvankuiken
Reviewed February 15, 2017

great place to spend time with the family. plenty of spots to get on at and get off at . water a little chilly at times

Thank jhowie
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time, we didn't plan ahead so we didn't know what to expect. We opted for tubing although we could have rented kayaks or rafts. The water is cold but felt good on a hot day. We had two adults and two...More

Thank Patti L
Reviewed September 13, 2016

This river is a fun even flowing river with bends and turns. It does have some overgrowth along the river banks. That is to be expected in a natural area such as the Jordan Valley! Don't forget to bring along some snacks and a waterproof...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed July 26, 2016

This is so much fun to do every year with our family. We have been going down the Jordan River for several years. Fun In The Sun. A must go trip!!!

Thank Kim O
Reviewed July 15, 2016

My family and I had a wonderful time paddling down this beautiful river. We rented tubes, kayaks and a raft from Jordan River Outfitters in East Jordan. (New owners since 2015) Two of the kids in tubes, 8 and 13, laughed the whole way during...More

Thank MJM1962
Reviewed April 20, 2016

The locals, me included are very helpful to out of towners... All we ask is you don't pollute our water and you leave the wildlife alone. Fishing is excellent and its beauty will leave a mark on your memory.

2  Thank Lane-0806
Reviewed March 16, 2016

Great fun if you love canoeing ,kayaking,tubing..there's a canoe rental right at graves crossing and also in town East Jordan. Summer weekends get busy if your looking for more quite time go during week, Sunday's generally when a lot of the locals go , a...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed March 5, 2016

The Jordan River is very scenic and uncrowded compared to the bumper to bumper raft traffic on a typical whitewater raft trip on a western river. We had a very enjoyable day as a family rafting from Graves Crossing (there are actual graves under the...More

Thank Paul S
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