Class I (II) Ontonagon River, MI

Watersmeet Canoe Landing to Burned Dam Campground

In this back country setting, the gorge-like landscape, exposed sandstone cliffs and waterfalls provide a unique recreational area for the Midwest. The river also has excellent fishing for resident brown trout, Lake Superior run salmon and steelhead. The river's outstandingly remarkable values include scenery, recreation, geology, fish and wildlife.

Section Details

Trip Length Partial Day, 9.2 Miles
Fishing Yes
Camping Yes
Permit No
Manager U.S. Forest Service, Ottawa National Forest
Wild & Scenic Yes
Water Trail No
Partner Information https://www.rivers.gov/rivers/ontonagon.php