Paddling and Floating

Paddling & Floating

Newaygo County is home to 356 river miles and 256 inland lakes making it and ideal destination for your paddling or floating adventure. Water sports are a central part of our local culture, and we are excited to share our waterways with you!

River Paddling Tour

Find just the right location to launch your watercraft and float the day away on a scenic river cruise.

Stories from the Water

White Cloud- Trail Town Hidden Gems

White Cloud- Trail Town Hidden Gems

If you venture a few yards off M-37, you will find some amazing hidden gems within White Cloud city limits that most travelers don’t know exist. Hidden Gem #1 If you're heading North into town, Rotary Park is the first stop you’ll make. Taking a right on James Street...



The waves lapping on the shoreline. The babbling of a nearby creek. The sounds of water bond us with memories of the past, and dreams of the future. Life is sometimes muddy, and turbulent, but water washes away the stress of everyday life. As I discover the County...

Take to the Water

Newaygo is the perfect hub to begin your paddling adventure. Whether you are planning an overnight stay or a week long stay, we have the just the right spot for you to relax and recharge. What are you waiting for?