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Honor Trading Post

8294 Deadstream Rd, Honor, MI 49640-9778
+1 231-325-2202
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Enjoyable float down the Platte River

Very friendly staff started off the trip down the river. After filling out the paperwork, you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Big Rapids MI
Wonderful Trip and Great Staff

We decided to do a river touring trip while on vacation. We selected Honor Trading Post Canoes. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Birmingham, Michigan
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8294 Deadstream Rd, Honor, MI 49640-9778
+1 231-325-2202
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly staff started off the trip down the river. After filling out the paperwork, you drive your car to the launch point, drop off any extra passengers from your car, and follow the van to the end. Park there and the van takes you...More

Thank EZF140
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to do a river touring trip while on vacation. We selected Honor Trading Post Canoes. We were greeted by smiling and friendly team members who made our check-in a breeze. Our driver to the launch point was fabulous. He gave easy to understand...More

Thank Perfect_Fan_Food_Ser
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Platte river is shallow in most spots so it was easy enough even for the beginner. We tubed down and we were highly disappointed that we had to walk a rocky path with seven small children, all of us struggling to carry the giant tubes...More

2  Thank Mommyx4kids
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We had a last-minute cancellation from another kayak rental company so we called Honor Trading Post and they were able to provide us with kayaks right away. We rented a double and 2 singles. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. The trip took us less...More

Thank AngieScottM
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Kayaking down the Lower Platte River to Lake Michigan is one of the great attractions of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore; and the best way to do it is with the help of the Trading Post. In the busy season, it's wise to call ahead...More

2  Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

The Honor Trading Post is one of our go-to's when we are up on vacation on Platte Lake. It is 'tradition' for us to go get ice cream or pizza, visit with the owner Steve, shop for Platte Lake or Platte River logo clothing or...More

Thank Kate V
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We spent a morning kayaking the Platte river. My two boys, ages 10 and 12 kayaked by themselves for the first time. It was a very peaceful, easygoing trip. We saw a river otter which was the highlight for me! This was a beautiful river...More

Thank Kepp1122
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We did the lower platte route, took two teens that had never been before and one that doesn't swim. The staff was very friendly and helpful, explained the route that we would take and what to expect. After you're checked in you drive your own...More

Thank Tripafun
Reviewed 18 August 2016

This event occurs within the Sleeping Bear National Park so be prepared to purchase a $15, 7 day pass, or a $30 annual pass for each vehicle entering the park. The passes are good for all areas of the park (Pierce Stocking drive, Dune climbs,...More

Thank Shinjin7
Reviewed 12 August 2016

If you are looking for a great easy and relaxing afternoon to spend with your family and friends. Then renting tubes from the Honor Trading Post to float down the Platte River is the perfect way to spend part of the day. The staff are...More

1  Thank Jennifer M
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Jill E
9 June 2017|
Response from Stephen S | Reviewed this property |
I believe the Trading Post is open after the Labor Day weekend; but it's advisable to call ahead and confirm. Their number is (231) 325-2202.