Bosman's Canoe Rental is officially
closed for the summer 2023 season.
We would like to thank all of our customers and
look forward to seeing you all next year.
Please continue to call or email (preferred)
for 2024 reservations
Phone 877-622-6637 or 231-862-3661
Thanks Van, Mark and Sheila Bosman
We have been serving paddlers on the Pine River for over 20 years. We offer canoes, kayaks and rafts to meet the needs of any group.
We have 64 kayaks, primarily Perception Prodigy 10 foot kayaks with comfortable seats and a stable hull for comfortable paddling.
Our canoes are Mad River and Old Town 16 foot.
We have 30 rafts of various sizes for families and groups who want a more relaxed trip on the Pine.
You can book a trip by calling
or by email
We are located at 8027 South Grandview HWY Wellston, MI 49689
At the intersection of
M-55 and M-37
This institution is an equal opportunity provider. This institution is operated under special use permit with the Manistee National Forest.
We will help facilitate the spotting of your vehicle to your designated endpoint. We provide you with the parking passes needed, you will follow us to where your trip will end, and we will provide transportation back to the startpoint.
Operating paddlecraft on a river includes elements of risk, as does any
active outdoor recreation. We discourage anyone impaired by medication,
drugs or alcohol to operate paddlecraft. Pregnant women need to
consider their physical condition, paddling skills and river conditions
to determine acceptable risk.
Bosman's Pine River Canoe Rental LLC does not assume liability for
personal injuries or accidents. Group leaders sign a waiver and release
form prior to the trip.