Local Resources/ Trip Planning

Trip Planning

What do you want to do?

  • Canoe/Kayak
    • Quetico Provencial Park
      • http://www.ontarioparks.com/english/quet.html
      • The Canadian Portion of the Boundary Waters
    • Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness
      • http://www.bwca.com/
      • Characterized by its glacially carved lakes and water ways covered in boreal forest. Very popular camping, canoeing and fishing destination.
    • Isle Royale
      • http://www.nps.gov/isro/planyourvisit/canoe-and-kayak.htm
      • It is a beautiful place for Canoeing, Kayaking and Backpacking.  This National Park provides a wonderful get away for the experienced paddler. It is encouraged to paddle the many inland lakes rather than the shore of Lake Superior.
    • Apostle Islands
      • http://www.nps.gov/apis/planyourvisit/kayaking.htm
      • Mostly for Kayaking, this location has become very popular for sea kayakers. It is suggested to have a closed-cockpit water craft. Navigating these waters can be very fun and exciting as long as the weather and conditions are respected. One must display good judgment when on these waters.
    • Keweenaw Water Trail
      • http://www.kwta.org/
      • This water trail goes all the way around the Keweenaw. It is known for its varying conditions, access to small lakeshore towns and even some fishing. Although possible in a canoe, it is highly suggested to use a closed-cockpit water craft, making a kayak the preferred method of travel.
    • Inland Lakes in the Keweenaw (see fishing)
    • Sturgeon River Sloughs
    • Pictured Rocks

More Beaches can be found at www.someyooperbeach.com ; this is a great resource for someone looking for a new place to go.