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Overnight Paddling Trips on the Pine River

July 15, 2020
Overnight Paddling Trips on the Pine River
Wanting to plan an overnight paddling trip on the Pine River but not sure where to start? Let us help you! This post will give you some insight as to what an overnight paddling trip on the Pine River looks like.

Top Ten Essential Items For Your Next Paddling Trip

June 18, 2020
Top Ten Essential Items For Your Next Paddling Trip
You have the date set, the watercraft reserved, and you are looking forward to your summer trip on the river. But, are you adequately prepared? Being sure you have the right gear along for your trip can make all the difference for your next river experience! ‍

A Suggested Itinerary for Your Next Trip Up North

June 3, 2020
A Suggested Itinerary for Your Next Trip Up North
Planning your week long camping trip up north just got easier! We've compiled a list of some of our favorite things to do that are within driving distance of our campground here at PRPC. Take a look at our sample itinerary and become inspired and excited for your next vacation in northern Michigan!

The Tippy Dam Backwaters: A Hidden Gem

The Tippy Dam Backwaters: A Hidden Gem
Discover the seclusion, beauty, wilderness and wildlife of the Tippy Dam Backwaters. With over 1,500 Acres of water and islands to explore, paddling the Backwaters is a phenomenal way to spend the day, or weekend, adventuring.

Sample Menu Plan for Camping

May 6, 2020
Sample Menu Plan for Camping
Are you planning a camping trip, but need help planning a menu? Here we've compiled a sample menu for a three-night camping trip for you to utilize on your next trip!

Top Ten List of Essential Camping Items for Beginners

April 19, 2020
Top Ten List of Essential Camping Items for Beginners
Do you want to try camping for the first time and you aren't sure where to start? We've done the heavy lifting for you by compiling a list of our Top Ten must-have essential items for camping. Check out this post to help take the worry and stress out of planning your summer camping trip!