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Woods and Water Ecotours

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Great Tour

Our group of 11 outdoor enthusiasts booked our trip back in the spring. Stephanie had put a lot of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carol R
Detroit, Michigan
Highly Recommend

Wonderful Trip! Joe and Mickey were fantastic guides...so friendly and attentive! They really... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
Dawn J
Livonia, Michigan
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Woods & Water Ecotours has been guiding tours in the Upper Peninsula for 16 years. We are based in the Les Cheneaux Islands and focus on safety and education. Our staff are certified by the American Red Cross and the American Canoe Association in...more
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20 S Pickford Ave, Hessel, MI 49745
+1 906-484-4157
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our group of 11 outdoor enthusiasts booked our trip back in the spring. Stephanie had put a lot of thought into what bought for several of the people. As we started off in the water, Joe made sure we were comfortable before we began. Our...More

Thank Carol R
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Wonderful Trip! Joe and Mickey were fantastic guides...so friendly and attentive! They really catered to what we wanted to get out of the trip. Look forward to kayaking again with them in the future! My only suggestion to all is to make sure you hit...More

Thank Dawn J
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful trip. Stephanie and Joe are wonderful host and guides. Scenery is spectacular. Definitely worth the drive from the Lower Peninsula. Kayaked many places throughout the world and this will be up there with my favorite trips. You can pay for a shower at the...More

Thank tkt1961
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Joe was a great guide for our group - 4 adults with various skill levels with kayaking. Joe spent time with each of us, ensuring we were comfortable with the kayaks and helping us with our paddling techniques. Since I specifically wanted to try out...More

Thank TravelWhenTime
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Stephanie, our guide, really listened when we booked the morning tour. We wanted to see wildlife and her route did not disappoint. She took us to Duck Bay where we saw a pair of Blad Eagles, half a dozen Great Blue Herons, Cormorants, and Osprey....More

Thank Connie P
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Joe and Stephanie were patient and instructive for the group of 10 cyclist out to seek adventure on the water. after getting our paddles turning the right way we were off on a 2 hour trip. The guides were always around checking our progress or...More

Thank Edward G
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our kayaking tour of the channel and islands. Our group consisted of three couples. Joe did an excellent job as our tour guide. He made sure we were safe, knew how to handle our kayaks, and he shared his knowledge of kayaking...More

Thank Beenthere73
Reviewed July 3, 2018

My wife and I took the sunset kayak tour on June 27, 2018. Met Stephanie, our tour guide, at the store at 6:45pm. Joining us on the tour was a family of 4 that had never kayaked before. We then went down to the Hessel...More

Thank gandcb
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Thank you so much for such an amazing experience. The kayak trip and hike was super amazing. I so enjoyed such a great relaxing trip around the islands. I will be back do another trip destination. My guide Stephanie was the sweetest young lady. Look...More

Thank Grneyedlady436
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

My friends and I really enjoyed our day kayaking with our guide Joe. He was very attentive to our neads, and took us to a beautiful area in the islands. We felt safe and enjoyed hearing the history of the area. I learned some new...More

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