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       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 floor in the middle.

 Canoeing the Flat River is a simple novice stream no rapids to worry the inexperienced with young family   members aboard.  After signing the liability waviers 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 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 

 Trip Length of Time is Based on 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 two hour trip. One hour trip cost $8  the two hour $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 Gauge