Canoeing on the Au Sable River
For canoe rentals, try Oscoda Canoe Rental (678 W River Rd., Oscoda, 989/739-9040, www.oscodacanoe.com, 8 a.m.–4 p.m. daily, $20–40) or Hunts Canoe & Mini Golf (711 Lake St., Oscoda, 989/739-4408, $18–40).
Trips on the Au Sable River Queen (1775 W. River Rd., Oscoda, 989/739-7351, www.ausableriverqueen.net, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. daily, $8.50) depart from Foote Dam daily in season. The tours are especially popular during fall color tours, and reservations are recommended.
by Laura Martone from Moon Michigan, 3rd Edition, © Avalon Travel