Boating - Non-Motorized

With over 500 lakes and more than 2000 miles of fishable stream, and over 130,000 acres of wetlands, the Ottawa aquatic resources are abundant and diverse.  This is all available for those outdoor enthusiast who want to get on the canoe or kayak and enjoy the scenery.


Boating - Non-Motorized Areas

  • Bessemer Ranger District area description
  • Bobcat Lake Campground
  • Henry Lake Campground
  • Iron River Ranger District area description
  • Lake Ottawa Recreation Area area description
  • Paint River Forks Campground
  • Kenton Ranger District area description
  • Lake Ste Kathryn Campground
  • Norway Lake Campground
  • Perch Lake Campground
  • Sparrow Rapids Campground
  • Sturgeon River Campground
  • Ontonagon Ranger District area description
  • Bob Lake Campground
  • Courtney Lake Campground area description
  • Watersmeet Ranger District area description
  • Burned Dam Campground area description
  • Imp Lake Campground
  • Robbins Pond Campground
  • Sylvania Wilderness Backcountry Camping area description


https://www.fs.usda.gov/activity/ottawa/recreation/wateractivities/?recid=12303&actid=79