Grove Rd. Detour

Unfortunately, Grove Rd. is under construction locally.  If you are heading to Crystal Creek Campground, we recommend following the detour. In Standish (heading north), instead of turning left onto Grove Rd. at the second caution light (after Twisty Freeze), follow the detour signs.  Turn left onto M-76 toward Sterling at the FIRST caution light.  Once […]

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Welcome July! Here’s the Scoop …

If you haven’t noticed yet, we are in the middle of getting out Instagram pages off the ground!  On Instagram we will be hosting the following weekly: Trivia Tuesday – Learn a little bit about us and join in on the fun! FAQ Fridays – Do you ever wonder why we do things a certain […]

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Instagram: @RussellCanoe and @CrystalCreekCampground

We would love to see your river and camping pictures on our Instagram account!  Please share with @RussellCanoe and/or @CrystalCreekCampground. We are working to become much more active on both accounts.  Show us what you’ve got!

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New Hours!

We are adjusting our hours at our main location in Omer to better serve YOU! Starting on Monday, June 24th, our main office in Omer will now be open daily during the week from 9 AM to 6:30 PM.  This will also allow us to run trips later in the day during the week! We […]

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New Rentals!

We are always on the lookout for new rental items, and our patience has finally paid off! This year, we are proud to announce the following new items: The Tracker (pictured above, red) – This inflatable kayak is extremely comfortable and available to rent for $32 for the 2-3 hour trip (Stoddard Access Site to […]

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Road Construction

  Road construction seems to be everywhere this spring and summer, including I-75 between Wilder Rd. and Beaver Rd.  They are completely replacing the Wilder Rd. overpass.  Don’t let it ruin your trip! Here are a few sites that might help: MiDrive by MDOT – Get information right from MDOT itself.  It even includes future […]

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Summer 2019!

  Summer may not officially be here just yet but plans for Summer 2019 are in full swing.  For our 60th year, there are a few surprises in the works.  They will be announced as soon as they are completed. In order to avoid disappointment, watch our Facebook page for announcements as we book up.  […]

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The Rifle

Recently I wrote a blog post discussing what the Rifle River has meant to me over the years.  I thought I would share it here.

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