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Honor Trading Post

Closes in 13 min: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Relaxing Paddle

The staff at the Trading Post were friendly and helpful explaining how the shuttle works and... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
Labor Day ride down the Platte

The Trading Post was very friendly and very easy to work with. The staff at every level was... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2018
Kim S
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8294 Deadstream Rd, Honor, MI 49640-9778
+1 231-325-2202
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

The staff at the Trading Post were friendly and helpful explaining how the shuttle works and offered help getting started at the river drop off point. We had a 2 person kayak that was comfortable (they had back rests). The river flowed slowly and didn't...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

The Trading Post was very friendly and very easy to work with. The staff at every level was friendly and customer service was the best. The lower Platte was a fun ride, the river crowded but it was Labor Day weekend. We had good weather...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kim S
Reviewed September 4, 2018

So glad we kayaked the Platte River, it really is quite beautiful and pretty easy as my 10 year old did it solo and I am no expert either. It took us a bit over 2 hours and specifically we found Trading Post really EASY...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tee B
Reviewed September 1, 2018

My husband and I did the 3 hour Upper Platte kayak experience. River was fast moving but manageable. We stopped along the way to enjoy the boxed lunch from Honor Trading post, tasty! The staff was very friendly and accommodating overall a great day!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank eleasure16
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Dealing with the staff at the trading post was very pleasant. Very nice people with very good instructions. The customer service was great. That being said, my 3-star rating is due to being on the river and our family's experience. The river itself barely moved...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Lazy day floating down the river. Excellent service and good sandwiches too. Best part is ending at Sleeping Bear Dunes!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Wronsco
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

We had previously used Riverside for our trip down the Platt River. We very much now prefer Honor Trading Post after our experience with them. They were friendly and helpful and didn’t charge extra for the “larger” size kayak. They also were not concerned with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

Prior to arrival: First time our family of 4 did a river trip on kayaks. I originally booked us for a kayak and 3 tube rentals to do the Lower Platte River float. I booked online but also spoke with staff at the Honor Trading...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank beck f
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Me and my family booked the 1 hour "El Dorado" tubing trip down the lower Platte. This was described as "a great trip for the whole family" and "for all ages and abilities". Some things you need to know: 1) there is no place for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Shooty M
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Tubing down the Platte River is a lot of fun! But The Honor Trading Post was sloppy. Our first problem was rope. I was assured they had rope to use, so we could tie our rented tubes together, even after I was adamant that I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Jill E
June 9, 2017|
Response from Stephen S | Reviewed this property |
I believe the Trading Post is open after the Labor Day weekend; but it's advisable to call ahead and confirm. Their number is (231) 325-2202.