Access to freshwater is about as good as it gets in the U.P., which helps explain why CanoeKayak.com recently named Marquette among its best paddling towns.
: Anywhere in Michigan, you'll never find yourself more than six miles away from some sort of body of water. With that water, comes water sports.
"Kayaking draws a lot of people to the area," said Downwind Sports Co-owner Todd King.
CanoeKayak.com named Marquette, Michigan one of the best paddling towns in North America.
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