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Honor Trading Post

8294 Deadstream Rd, Honor, MI 49640-9778
+1 231-325-2202
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Beautiful floating

Platte river is shallow in most spots so it was easy enough even for the beginner. We tubed down... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jackson, Michigan
Great experience!

We had a last-minute cancellation from another kayak rental company so we called Honor Trading Post... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Akron, Ohio
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8294 Deadstream Rd, Honor, MI 49640-9778
+1 231-325-2202
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Reviewed 1 week 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

Thank Mommyx4kids
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 7 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

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 8 August 2016

First of all you are required to buy a national park parking pass at $15 Which was not very clear when booking the trip,. they did not offer the discounts when selling you the parking pass .. military is free , disabled is free senior...More

Thank undergroundgourmet19
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Everyone we met at the Trading Post was both kind and fun. They were good ambassadors for their business. There were about seven of us--five adults and two kids--and we all thoroughly loved this adventure. It was billed as a 2-hour trip up the Platte...More

Thank bigjoe950
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Jill E
Is this business open the weekend of September 8-10, 2017?
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.