Fort Gratiot Sojourn

A leisurely paddle up the beautiful Black River to Wadhams Bridge, and back
Bald Eagle
Bald Eagle

A very relaxed paddle.  Leaves North River Road Park, heading upriver to the Wadhams Road Bridge, then back.  Winds through a few residential properties, farmland, rural landscapes, then past three golf courses.

There is easy access to the Black River due to the ADA accessible kayak launch. 

October Paddle
October Paddle

Level - Easy

Length - 12.2 miles round trip




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