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Northern Waters Adventures

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712 W Munising Ave, Munising, MI 49862-1318
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

The best way to see Pictured Rock is from the water-it is something you can not imagine until you experience it. We did the afternoon half day tour in late June. We had done a long hike in the morning through Pictured Rock NP and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 28, 2018

I had a great trip in the evening. Henry and the other guides were very cool and knowledgeable. I wish I could have done the full day trip.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Great experience! Henry and the others were very knowledgeable and friendly! Our tour was scheduled for 9:00 am, but was moved to 3:00 pm due to questionable weather/waves. I really appreciated their commitment to the safety of all involved. Thanks for a beautiful afternoon!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I came on this trip together and it was absolutely breathtaking. The views were amazing and the equipment was very appropriate. The guides were knowledgeable and willing to ask all questions regardless of paddling experience. I liked the aspect of having college...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank William P
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Great guides and an important focus on safety. Loved this trip, will do it again! The best way to see Pictured Rocks.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Melissa L
Reviewed September 21, 2018

My girlfriend and I made a last minute reservation late in the season and were delighted to find that we were the only ones kayaking at that time on that day. Northern Waters provided everything we needed and our guide Hayden was quite knowledgeable and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

I will never forget our experience with Northern Waters! This was by far the best way to see Pictured Rocks. The guides were super helpful and very fun. It was also less expensive than some of the other places that provide kayaking in that area...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kristin S
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Joe & Patty were very upbeat and knowledgable. We had a great time on the trip- perfect weather and great sights. This is definitely the way to go, instead of the cruise boat Pictured Rocks tour. Just bring a snack and yourself and they handle...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic experience from start to finish. We decided to kayak spontaneously and were provided with water, sunscreen, and sunglasses. The guides were friendly and knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend Northern Waters to others.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

Patty and El were truly excellent guides! They both shared a lot of interesting insights about the landscape, and were highly professional, friendly, and fun. The gear provided by Northern Waters was great, and their tandem sea kayaks were perfect for paddling on Lake Superior....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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July 9, 2018|
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Response from vaportante | Reviewed this property |
The staff on the kayak trip are trained very well. They are highly skilled at what they do and do their best to explain basic rowing techniques. You’re also given a life jacket and tips on how to stay afloat. Listen to your... More
October 6, 2017|
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Response from Carl H | Property representative |
Hello Hao, Thank you for your question. First, we are closed for the 2017 season, Reopening end of May 2018. However, we do not rent kayaks without a guide, maybe you meant a guided tour. Our half day guided tour in... More
Diane S
August 27, 2015|
Response from Michael R | Reviewed this property |
They will be open through Sept. I just asked them.