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Borchers Canoe & Kayak

101 Maple St, Grayling, MI 49738-1509
+1 989-348-4921
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Family Paddle Adventure

Tried & true professionals, whether you rent one of their canoes/lkayaks, or you bring your own... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2017
Kristi D
,
Marine City, Michigan
FANTASTIC-best place to stay

We love coming here every year. The owner are fantastic and make u feel like your at home. It's a... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2016
funfamily20
,
Port Huron, Michigan
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101 Maple St, Grayling, MI 49738-1509
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

Tried & true professionals, whether you rent one of their canoes/lkayaks, or you bring your own, the experience from start to finish was great. Our van broke down on the return trip, and within minutes, the owner was there with a second van to get...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We love coming here every year. The owner are fantastic and make u feel like your at home. It's a weekend vacation all wrapped into one location-food, lodging and fun! It's beautiful!

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Reviewed 3 October 2016

My wife and I took a fall paddle on the Au Sable on Saturday and it was fantastic! Mark and Cheri helped to get us on the river; at the end, we only waited five minutes for them before they personally picked us up! They...More

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Borchers_Canoe, Owner at Borchers Canoe & Kayak, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is one of our pleasures to find time to chat with our guests and fall pick ups give us that opportunity. We are so glad that the way we feel about our business, community and our beautiful river shines...More

Reviewed 4 September 2016

We stayed in the AuSauble Room 2 nights. (2 couples shared). Very clean, roomy. Nice balcony overlooking the river. Breakfast was great. And Cheri extremely helpful, good recommendations, and excellent to work with (we had to change our pickup point and time..and that was no...More

Thank 923joy
Borchers_Canoe, Owner at Borchers Canoe & Kayak, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your comments and hope that they help future guests plan their trip.

Reviewed 26 August 2016

I have been going to Borchers for almost 10 years now and every year I have the best experience. The staff is a younger generation that has always been kind, caring, and helpful. The owners, Mark and Cheri, are delightful and knowledgable. They want you...More

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Borchers_Canoe, Owner at Borchers Canoe & Kayak, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We thoroughly enjoy our return guests! We love your comment about Borchers wanting you to have the best adventure on the river. That is exactly what we are aiming for. We look forward to seeing you and your group for...More

Reviewed 18 August 2016

We had an amazing day and Borchers made it possible. Super friendly, reasonable prices, and nice equipment. We had a group of 12 with some younger kids too (3-7) and we had a blast. They even have small paddles for the youngsters so they can...More

Thank Bob G
Borchers_Canoe, Owner at Borchers Canoe & Kayak, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We love providing service to families, especially with kids of all ages. We are delighted that you had an amazing day. We hope you make this a family tradition.

Reviewed 16 August 2016

We were beginner canoers and so we did the beginner's route, which is 2.5 hours. We thought we were severely slow at one point because we passed the first landmark after 1 hour and 45 minutes, and we thought it was going to come after...More

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Borchers_Canoe, Owner at Borchers Canoe & Kayak, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We sometimes forget that not everyone grew up with a paddle in their hands so your review is helpful. We give instruction upon request but we appreciate the reminder to ask a few more questions when signing up to improve...More

Reviewed 13 August 2016

Traveling through Michigan on a 90 degree day, midweek. Stopped in Grayling to see if we could do a short kayak trip. Borchers had the 3 of us on the water in 20 minutes. It is well organized with a nice and knowledgeable staff of...More

Thank JAMWoodWI
Borchers_Canoe, Owner at Borchers Canoe & Kayak, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. A kayak trip on a 90 degree day is an awesome idea! We appreciate your comments on our staff and your recommendation.

Reviewed 11 August 2016

We made reservations at the Riverside Bed & Breakfast that is operated by Borchers. The rooms are spacious, clean, and comfortable. The breakfast (at 8:30 a.m.) was absolutely outstanding, There was far more than we needed to fill us up, and the company of the...More

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Borchers_Canoe, Owner at Borchers Canoe & Kayak, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is top-notch, number one, excellent guests like yourselves that our make it a pleasure to own and operate this business.

Reviewed 11 August 2016

The canoes we rented were very well maintained, the facility was clean inside and out and very accommodating. The organization was well staffed and the staff was friendly and knowledgeable. Would definitely use again.

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Borchers_Canoe, Owner at Borchers Canoe & Kayak, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your comments, especially about our staff. We look forward to seeing you again.

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