Scout Troop Special Offer

Affordable and Exceptional High Adventure Opportunities await your Troop in Michigan’s Manistee National Forest.

Scout enjoying the Pine RiverAt the Pine River Paddlesport Center we derive great satisfaction from facilitating memorable outings for Scout Troops from all over the Midwest. We are again offering packages that we hope will introduce many more Boy & Girl Scout Troops to Michigan’s premiere paddlesport rivers, the Pine and Big Manistee. These exceptional rivers carry “U.S. Wild & Scenic River” and “Michigan Natural River” designations. The Pine River has the most fun-factor in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula, and the Big Manistee has the finest multi-day canoe-camping possibilities in the entire Midwest.

Troops camping with PRPC and taking either a canoe, kayak, or raft trip on the Pine will enjoy unlimited

  • FREE unlimited use of PRPC's Disc Golf Course.
  • FREE one hour auto-belay Rock Climbing session on our 32', 4-route WOW Wall.
  • FREE Tree challenge to mix in a bit of outdoor education as you test your Troop's knowledge of Michigan trees, shrubs.

We're “Up-North, but Close By” and it is our hope that you take advantage of our value packages to introduce your Troop to the many incredible recreation opportunities in the Manistee National Forest. We're ready to assist you in the character-shaping journey that Scouting in America is all about.

For more information, please see our Pine River Scout Adventure Packages, and our Manistee River Scout Adventure Packages.