Kalamazoo River Adventures



Kalamazoo River Adventures serves large groups wishing to float the Kalamazoo River. Weddings, Company Picnics, Family Reunions, or just a large group of friends, we specialize in large groups.


Fort Custer Recreation Area to Galesburg
Family Friendly. 1.5 – 2.5 hrs. Mostly shallow, no obstructions.
$15 kids kayak / $25 adult single kayak / $39 canoe / $39 Tandem kayak
Minimum charge of $500
Helmer Road to Fort Custer Recreation Area
Sat and Sun: Meet shuttle at Fort Custer at 915AM
Sat and Sun: Launch at 930-1030AM
4-6 hours
In addition to above segment, there is a submerged pipe to pass over. It is knee deep if you have to get out of your vessel. Otherwise, in deeper water, you’ll go right over it.
Great for those wanting a longer day and wildlife lovers!
$25 kids kayak/$35 adult single kayak/$50 canoe/$50 tandem kayak

Minimum charge is $500 if you are solo and there are no other participants.

We require you wear an appropriate Type 3 or higher Personal Floatation Device at all times. No exceptions.
We do now allow alcohol on our floats. Save it for after the trip.
By advance, pre-paid reservation only
Reservations are to be made at least 7 days in advance
386.227.7768 x5

 The farther out you call us for arrangements, the more likely we will have staff & vessels available.

Operating May-October

U Pick up and bring back vessels:
$50 Full Day kayak/$75 Canoe (24 hours)

 Trailer of 10 kayaks delivered:
$1.25 mile + $600 (24 hour rental)


We reserve the right to cancel & refund your money, or, reschedule (your option) due to inclement weather or high water levels.
Click here for current water levels on the Kalamazoo River.
Water level MUST be below 1000 cu.ft/sec AND 4.00 ft. AND falling/steady for the livery to run
Click here for severe weather alerts.
We do not launch under Severe Thunderstorm or Tornado Watches or Warnings, or, if the forcast puts us in a risk area for such weather.

For all other service on the Kalamazoo or its tributaries between Albion and Lake Michigan 
Kayak Rentals
Canoe Rentals

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