UA-81000728-1 River Fun

River Fun

 Canoes      Kayaks      River Tubes      Fishing

 The Ranch offers several trips for various lengths of time on the Flat River:   

 All River Trips are Based on Averages (length of time most renters take on the river) and Normal River Depth.

 Starting Below the dam at Belding  6 miles back to the Ranch in a canoe or kayak  2 1/2 hours.

 The Following trips require you to portage (carry your kayak or canoe) around the Belding Dam      

 

 Department of Natural Resources Kiddville Rd. Access      8 mi.   3 1/2 hours   

 Department of Natural Resources Bricker Rd.   Access    10 mi.   4 1/2 hours    

 City of Greenville access                                                             6 to 7 hours   

 Canoes are 15' with two seats small persons can sit on the floor in the middle.

 Canoeing the Flat River is a simple novice stream with no rapids to worry about the inexperienced with young family members aboard.  After signing the liability waivers you can park your car where all the River Trips end, and ride back to pick up others in your party before traveling to the start of your trip in one of the   Ranch's transportation buses.  

 The Ranch offers several trips for various lengths of time on the River:

 Shortest trip starting Below the Belding dam for the  2 1/2 hour trip.

 The Following trips have to portage (carry your canoe) around the Belding Dam.      

 

 Other trips

 Department of Natural Resources Bricker Rd. Access    10 mi.   4 1/2 hours

 City of Greenville access  6 to 7 hours 

 Trip Length of Time is based on the average Trip Times.

  Tubing is very popular for everyone in the family. There are two different trips a short one hour trip or twice as long a two-hour trip. One hour trip costs $8  the two hours $15 this includes spotting your car at the end and transportation to start of your trip.

 http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/hydrograph.php? wfo=grr&gage=SMYM4

 Current River depths at Double R Ranch Smyrna U.S.G.S. depth Gauge