Escanaba, MI 49829
- Phone 2:
The Indian River Canoe Trailhead at Fish Lake is approximately 36 miles northwest of Manistique, and about 15 miles south of Munising. The Indian River, from Fish Lake to Indian Lake, a total of almost 36 miles, offers excellent canoeing. The gentle flow of the river, combined with its scenic beauty, will impress any canoeist. A one or two-day trip will take you deep into the Hiawatha National Forest, where you will drift past northern hardwoods, mixed conifers, rolling hills and marshland swamps. The average width of the Indian River is 30-50 ft., and has an average depth of 1 to 3 ft.