Canoe, Kayak, Waverunner, & Boat Rentals
Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Canoe & Kayak Rental Businesses offer shuttle service and spotting service.

Enjoy the beauty of the U.P. as you canoe or kayak a remote river or paddle around the shoreline of an inland lake.
Rent a pontoon boat and explore the Pictured Rocks, Grand Island, and Munising Bay.

Autrain River & AuTrain Lake near Munising Paddle the AuTrain River or AuTrain Lake. Scenic Trips through the Hiawatha National Forest. See wildlife, enjoy the birds, or just relax. Trips from 1 to 6 hours. Trips offer shuttle service. Rentals are located 1 mile south of Highway M-28 on the AuTrain-Forest Lake Road

* AuTrain River Canoe and Kayak Rentals at Curley's Canoes. N7163 Forest Lake Road, AuTrain, MI 49806. Phone: 906-892-8367.
* Northwoods Resort Canoe, Kayak, and Boat Rentals in AuTrain. N7979 AuTrain Forest Lake Road Phone: (906) 892-8114.

Calumet, MI Located 5 miles north of Hancock, MI in the Keweenaw Peninsula. Delivery available.
Copper Country Rentals offers Wave Runners & Jet Boats with delivery available. Mine Street Station, Calumet, MI 49913. Call 906-281-0567
Cedarville, MI on Lake Huron in the Eastern U.P.
Hills Point Resort on Lake Huron offers Boat Rentals in the Les Cheneaux Islands, only 35 miles from the Mackinac Bridge. 484 S. Hill Island Road, Cedarville, MI 49719. Phone: 906-236-2449
Copper Harbor
Keweenaw Adventure Company offers Sea Kayak, Canoe, and Mountain Bike Rentals, Outfitting, Guided Biking, Hiking, and Kayak Tours, and Shuttle Service. Copper Harbor has a world class mountain bike trail system as well as the exciting waters of Lake Superior for sea kayaking, including trips to Isle Royale. Keweenaw Adventure Company, 155 Gratiot Street (U.S. 41), Copper Harbor, MI. 49918. Phone: 906-289-4303
Curtis MI, The Manistique Lakes Area. Rentals for Big Manistique Lake, South Manistique Lake, plus other area lakes.
* Fish and Hunt Shop offers Canoe, Kayak, and Boat Rentals. W17148 Main Street, Curtis, MI 49820. Phone: 906-586-9531
* Sand and Stars Resort and Motel on South Manistique Lake in Curtis, Michigan offers pontoon boat, 18' pleasure boat, and fishing boat rentals. N8694 County Road H-33, Curtis, MI 49820. Phone: (906) 477-6845 or (906) 420-2848
Drummond Iasland
Fort Drummond Marine and Resort on Whitney Bay, Drummond Island, MI. Full Service Marina, Service and Parts Department, Dockage, and a General Store. Sales of boats, trailers, shore stations, plus pre-owned boats and motors. Pontoon, kayak, boat, and motor rentals.  The Resort offers rentals of cabins and vacation Homes and a Campground.  Ferry runs hourly from 6 am to 11pm year round with 2 night runs. Fort Drummond Marine and Resort on Whitney Bay, Drummond Island, MI 49726. Phone: 906-493-5359 or 906-493-5471
Houghton & Hancock, the gateway to the Keweenaw Peninsula
M & M Power Sports. Pontoon Boat Rentals. 90 Navy Street by the Portage Lift Bridge, Hancock, MI 49930. Phont: 906-482-9990
Iron Mountain MI, Spread Eagle, WI, & Florence WI
Wild Rivers Adventure Company, Florence, WI 54121 Phone: 715-952-8027. Rentals of Hurricane Kayaks and River Tubes at the Subway, Highway US-2 in Florence.
Lake Gogebic-Marinesco
Bear's Nine Pines Resort on Lake Gogebic in the western Upper Peninsula offers rental pontoon boats, fishing boats, canoes, and kayaks. Half day, full day, or weekly rentals. Bear's Nine Pines Resort, N9426 State Hwy M-64, Marinesco, MI 49947 Phone: 906-842-3361
Michigamme, MI
Michigamme Shores Campground is located on the shores of Lake Michigamme in the north central Upper Peninsula and offers rentals of boats, canoes and kayaks to use on Lake Michigamme. Highway 41W 64 Purple Road, Michigamme, MI  49814. Phone:  906- 339-2116
Menominee River Country: Dickinson & Iron County MI and Florence WI for the Brule, Pine, Popple, Menominee, Michigamme, Twin Falls Reservoir (Badwater Lake). South Central Upper Peninsula
Wild Rivers Adventure Company Hurricane Kayak Rentals; Subway Restaurant on US-2, Florence, WI 54121 Phone: 715-952-8027. River Tubes
Munising (See the Pictured Rocks from the water)
Seaberg Pontoon Rentals offers 10 Avalon pontoon boats for 3 hours, half day, or full day rental to use on Munising Bay and Lake Superior. Pontoon boats are safety inspected, wheelchair accessible, with a marine radio on all boats.  Privacy chamber. Pets welcome. Located on the west side of Munising at 1330 Commercial St, Munising, MI 49862. Phone 906-387-2685 to reserve your boat for some fun on the water
Newberry- Paradise: Tahquamenon River. Paddle the Tahquamenon River.
The Woods Canoe and Kayak Rental Highway M-123, at the corner of M-123 and Fordney Tower Road. Phone: 906-203-7624.
Sault Ste. Marie - Barbeau
Riverview Resort and Deepwater Marina offers dock rental, boat & motor rental, travel boat lift, motor repair, and a variety of other services. 4 two-bedroom housekeeping cabins overlooking the St. Mary's River. Located halfway between Sault Ste. Marie and DeTour Village at the north end of Munuscong Bay. Excellent fishing. 17999 S Scenic Drive, Barbeau, Michigan 49710. Phone 906-647-3033
Bright above him shone the heavens,
Level spread the lake before him;
From its bosom leaped the sturgeon,
Sparkling, flashing in the sunshine;
On its margin the great forest
Stood reflected in the water,
Every tree-top had its shadow,
Motionless beneath the water.

Song of Hiawatha, W.W. Longfellow

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