Swimmers at Baseline Lake

PFAS and Recreation on the Huron River

It is Safe to Swim and Boat. As the emerging threat of PFAS has unfolded across Michigan and on the Huron River, it’s raised concerns about recreation. The good news is that swimming and boating on the Huron River Water Trail are still okay. For those activities, we can continue to enjoy the water as […]

Huron River Water Trail Earns State Designation

The Huron River National Water Trail was designated as one of the first State Water Trails by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (MDNR) in partnership with the Office of the Great Lakes at the end of 2018. The program is intended to recognize communities and partners that connect people to outdoor recreation. To be […]

How To Paddle Through the Entire Huron River

A Paddler’s Journey – Ron Sell’s 2013 River Expedition A little over 20 years ago, Joan Martin (Huron River Watershed Council Adopt-A-Stream emeritus) had the wonderful idea of getting a bunch of people together and paddling the whole length of the Huron River.  After a year of planning, getting dozens of people involved and communities […]

Huron River Video Inspires Summer Paddling Adventures

Let our newly released “Paddling the Huron River Water Trail” short documentary featuring three different sections of the river inspire your summer paddling adventures. Watch It Here.      

The Huron River Designated as a National Water Trail

The Huron River has been designated as the 18th trail of the National Water Trails System, joining a network of national exemplary water trails from Puget Sound to the Hudson River. Details here.

The Huron River Water Trail is a consortium of interested groups and communities,
and is a project of the Huron River Watershed Council and RiverUp!

Huron River Watershed Council, 1100 N. Main Street, Suite 210, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, 734-769-5123

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Huron River Watershed Council