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Grand River Environmental Action Team

GREAT's first paddle for the year will be on Saturday,

May 11, 2024 on the South Branch of the Grand River. 

Put In: The South side of Jefferson Road just West of US-127 South at the traffic light.

End:  US-127 Bridge, East Side and North of Reed Road

  • Registration starts at 9:00 AM.
  • Shuttle departs at 9:30 AM from the Put In Location.
  • Paddle starts around 10:00 AM.

This 3.4 mile paddle should take from 2 to 3 hours and you will be able to paddle under the only covered bridge on the Grand River.  There will be one portage around a low bridge near the beginning with most of the paddle through natural areas.

Trip Details

To Reserve a free kayak or canoe Call 517-513-7504 by 5PM on Thursday, May 9, 2024.

Founded in 1990, the Grand River Environmental Action Team is a Local 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the protection of and restoration of the Upper River Watershed in the Jackson County of south central Michigan.

organizes clean-up activities & monthly public paddling outings to create environmental awareness. 


April 3, 2024 at 7:00 p.m.

at Summit Township


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December 31.  Your donations and membership

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PO Box 244

Rives Junction, MI 49277


Phone: 517-513-7504

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