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Michigan is for paddlers!

Over 3,000 miles of trails on the Great Lakes, Inland Lakes, and Rivers await your canoe, kayak, or stand-up paddleboard!

Choose a region and prepare for your adventure!

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The Air May be Warm, but the Water is Still Cold!

When the ice finally melts, everyone is eager to dust off their kayak and get into the water. But did you know that the spring season can be one of the most dangerous times to paddle if you don’t take proper considerations? The following PSA talks about what you should know before getting on the water this spring. See more water safety videos on our Video Page.