woman kayaks away from photographer between ice formations on Lake Michigan Kristine Tyler

Paddle Sports

Muskegon, located on the “third coast”, has become a very popular paddle sport destination. From surfing to kayaking, there is something for all skill levels in the waters of Muskegon. Here are some of the paddle sports that are popular in Muskegon.

  • Kayaking
  • Canoeing
  • Paddle Boarding
  • Surfing

Throughout the summer, Third Coast Paddling and J-Boards Standup Paddleboard Rental offer rentals to enjoy during your vacation.

For avid paddlers, start or end your trip in Muskegon on the Lake Michigan Water Trail. Muskegon County has seven stops along the trail. The Lake Michigan Water Trail is a 1600 mile trail through four states.