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Running Rivers Paddle Board and Kayak Rentals-Day Rentals

Wade's Bayou Memorial Park, Douglas, MI
+1 616-218-5021
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Fun time in river

At bottom of center street in Douglas. Parking right there. Very accommodating with kids with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
deedee1951
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Chappaqua, New York
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Long, little buggy, windy, got our work out in and enjoyed it

Really enjoyed our float trip and would highly recommend. We chose the 6 hr trip which turned... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Thomas G
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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“hour trip” (8 reviews)
“great service” (2 reviews)
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Wade's Bayou Memorial Park, Douglas, MI
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+1 616-218-5021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At bottom of center street in Douglas. Parking right there. Very accommodating with kids with various sizes of life jackets. We got a tandem kayak and a paddle board. We went out by ourselves but they do all sorts of tours too. It is a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our float trip and would highly recommend. We chose the 6 hr trip which turned out to be longer. Maybe the current was slow, maybe we didn't paddle hard enough, we definitely had a strong head wind at the end. The owner provided...More

Thank Thomas G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've never kayaked solo before. My friends & I were staying in the Saugatuck area for a long weekend. My one friend suggested kayaking. We found this place by the good reviews we came across & booked a 2 hour kayaking adventure. The other 2...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Husband and I rented a tandem kayak and did a 2 hr. float on a pretty and warm Thursday in mid Sept. The outfitter was very amiable, and being a slow-ish time of the season/week it was as easy as calling a half hour before...More

3  Thank Gina R
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We been renting here for at least three years and love the spot, the river, and the staff! 1 hour 2 hour or 3 hour trips you decide. The river is fun, easy to get around. The viewing of plants, animals and the environment as...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Great service and nice quiet part of River to kayak in for beginners. They also offer three hour trips up river for more experienced folks.

Thank Barbara G
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have kayaked many times in various locations but this was our first and last time on the Kalamazoo River. We were looking forward to a relaxing trip and the majority of the 3 hr was spent dodging over a dozen boaters...More

3  Thank CDJD
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Our girls wanted to try paddleboarding. The staff here was very patient. They helped our girls learn the basics on land before going into the water. The girls had so much fun that they came back again.

Thank Shari S
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

I had an amazing time kayaking. Running Rivers has the nicest, sweetest, friendliest, cutest and most friendly staff ever. I can't even understand how people can be so wonderful :) Honestly, this is the best rent a kayak place in the country :) Thank you...More

1  Thank Alicja P
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My family and I rented 2 double kayaks and did the 1 hr river tour. It was amazing and so relaxing out on the river.

Thank Wayne R
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