Black River Experience

Paddle the beautiful Black River through the Port Huron State Game Area.

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Ford Dam
Ford Dam


From The Blueways of St. Clair

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Paddle along the Black River between Norman and Beard Roads. Be prepared to portage the Ford Dam, the only private property along this route. Look for bald eagle nests and ospreys! Very rural area.

Note: Low water levels late in the season!

Level - Easy

Length - 5.2 miles one way

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