Menominee River Outpost
The Menominee River Outpost
Menominee River Outpost in Niagara, Wisconsin is Kosir’s Rapid Rafts bace of operation for Menominee River Rafting Trips. If you are planning to raft the Menominee River on the Wisconsin and Michigan boarder, then your trip will begin at the Menominee River Outpost in Niagara, Wisconsin.
The Menominee River Outpost consists of a large barn, ample parking and port-a-potties. If you need anything before the trip, food, water, sun screen, etc., you should shop in town before your arrival. Niagara has limited resources, but does have gas stations and convenience stores for your basic needs. Iron Mountain is a little further away, but offers a full variety of shopping venues. If you are traveling north on 141, there are several small towns offering a variety of shopping option.
The Menominee River Outpost is located about an hour north of our Main Office and Campground on the Peshtigo River. Check in time at the Menominee River Outpost is one full hour before your trip, so allow for travel time if you are staying with us in the campground.
Once all the rafters are checked in, there will be an instructional talk and then safety equipment will be handed out. Then you will board the Kosir’s bus and head for the put-in. The put-in is just 10 minutes away at the public put-in is located in Niagara, Wisconsin.
After the raft trip, you will take out on the Michigan side of the river in the Piers Gorge Scenic Area. Our bus will be there at the take out to pick you up and return you to Kosir’s Menominee River Outpost.
Menominee River Directions
To the Menominee River Outpost from Crivitz
Take State Hwy 141 north 38 miles to State Hwy 8 in Pembine. Continue north through Pembine to Hwy 8 East. Take 8 East 1 mile to the Menominee River Outpost on the left. Watch for the Kosir’s sign.
To the Menominee River Outpost From the Peshtigo River Office
Take Hwy C east through Athelstane to Hwy V. Turn left on V to US Hwy 141. Turn left on Hwy 141, go north to US Hwy 8 East. Turn right on Hwy 8 and go approximately 1 mile to the Menominee River Outpost on the left. Watch for our sign.