portage distance between lakes in Sylvania is ¼ mile. Light weight canoes will make your
trip more enjoyable. We have light weight canoes in aluminum, Royalex and
canoes have keels and are easier for beginners to steer. Royalex canoes are
quieter, and more experienced canoeists have no problem keeping them on line.
There is much to explore and experience in the Sylvania Wilderness Area of
Michigan's Upper Peninsula and Sylvania Outfitters knows how to
get you there...and back! Below is the information
you need to pick the trip that suits you best. We want to ensure your trip
is a good as it can be!
A deposit of $20 for
each watercraft will hold your watercraft rental. Upon arrival, the deposit will become your security deposit, refunded when you
return the equipment after your trip. A deposit of $100 is required for
the complete outfitting package.
notice must be given 48 hours prior to your arrival for a deposit refund.
Lake Canoes -
Kevlar $40/per day
Aluminum or Royalex $28/per day
19' 4" & 20 foot Kevlar $45/per day
All of the above includes Paddles, life vests, yoke and foam car top carrier
Paddles - Carbon Fiber $5/per day River Canoe $32/day
Includes: Paddles, life vests, dry box, and foam car top carrier
12 ft. Kestrel Kayak $36/day
138 and 138T Loon and Sit-on-Top Kayaks $26/day
Includes: paddle & life vest
Sea Kayak $26/day
Includes: paddle, skirt, life vest
We have KAYAKS under 10 ft. for $20/day
Includes: oars, life vests, anchor
Electric trolling motor/battery $10/day
Canoe Seat Back Rest $2/day
Eureka Timberline 4-person $12/day
Eureka Timberline 6-person $14/day
Sleeping Bag - Coleman 3lb. $4/day
Foam Sleeping Pad $1/daySmallmouth bass are a favorite catch and release fish in Sylvania.
Canoe Pack - Camptrails $4/day
Dry Box - 2 ft. x 3 ft. x 16" $4/day
Dry Bucket - 5 gallon $1/day
Gas Stove - 2 Burner - Coleman $4/day
Lantern - Coleman $5/day
Folding Chair $3/day
Dining Fly $3/day
Folding Table - 2 x 4 ft. $3/day
Water Jug - 3 Gallon $1/day
Hatchet and/or Bow Saw - Small $1/day
Bear Barrels - Big Blue $7/day
Kevlar - We-No-Nah Canoes
14.5 ft. Vagabond - 30 lbs. - Solo
17 ft. Encounter - 38 lbs. - Solo
17 ft. Boundary Waters - 42 lbs.
20 ft. Minnesota 3 - 55 lbs. (3 Seats)
19' 4" Seneca - 55lbs. (3 Seats)
Royalex - Old Town Canoes - Green
14.5 ft. Vagabond - 43 lbs. - We-No-Nah Solo
16 ft. Camper - 59 lbs.
17 ft. Tripper - 80 lbs. - stable, for bringing the kids too
Aluminum Grumman Canoes (Limited Number)
13 ft. 50 lbs. - for 1 person
17 ft. 66 lbs. - The standard stable canoe
Royalex - River Canoes
16 ft. - 72 lbs.
12 ft. Kestrel - 38 lbs.
12 ft. Old Town Kayaks - 50 lbs.
11 ft. Crow Wing - sit on top
13 ft. 8 in. Wide & roomy
13 ft. 8 in. Tandem - 59 lbs. - two small adults
16 ft. Sea Kayaks - 59 lbs. - with skirt (no rudder)
8 ft., 9 ft. 6 in. & 10 ft. Play Kayaks
14 ft. - Standard Aluminum boat for 3 people
Several - Carbon fiber, bent shaft
Trailers - 2" Ball
For small boat - 4, 8, and 10 place canoe/kayak
Parents! If your child is part of a group supervised by someone other than yourself, please see the
Rates for equipment,
meals and trips
us on Youtube
Winter groomed trails, gear, maps
Open 7 days a week!
8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sylvania Outfitters, Inc.
E23423 U.S. Hwy. 2
Watersmeet, MI 49969