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Want to experience or help the Flint River?  You’ve come to the right place!

So, you read the article and viewed the pictures in the  Flint Journal and now you are looking for some fun on our river?

We have several paddles scheduled yet this season, so come experience the natural beauty and wonder of this gorgeous healthy thriving river.  It has been right here in your backyard all along, waiting to be rediscovered.


Mott Lake, 2013 Flint River Paddle

Flint River Watershed Coalition Hosted Paddles

(Generously sponsored by the Genesee County Drain Commission’s “Our Water” program)

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Contact Jaime Welch at 810-767-7140 or

Details:  All paddles start at 10 am except for the Solstice Paddle on September 23rd.

             Shuttle and vessel transport provided

Cost:  $15 if you are bringing your own kayak or canoe

          $20 if you need to rent a kayak or canoe

Schedule:  2014 Paddles


For the rugged individuals…

If you want to go off on your own and explore, here are printable Flint River Canoe Access Maps to get you started:

Love the pictures we post here and on Facebook?

We have taken the best of the best and put them into a calendar

so you can enjoy the beauty of the Flint River Watershed all year long!

We have a few copies remaining of our 2014 FRWC Calendar (February 2014 to January 2015)  The beautiful pictures featured in this calendar were taken by our members while out recreating or volunteering on our Flint River. The calendar costs $15 and can be picked up or mailed to you.

Contact Jaime Welch at or at 810-767-7140 to order yours today.


Flint River Watershed Coalition

Partnering to Protect, Preserve, and Improve the Flint River Watershed. 

The Flint River Watershed Coalition is a membership organization that promotes citizen stewardship of our natural resources by providing our members with the sources, knowledge, and capacity necessary to protect local water quality and watershed habitat. 

Thank you for supporting our Flint River Watershed!



The Summer 2014 issue of the Watershed  Reporter is now available.

Read our Summer 2014 Newsletter or visit the archives


FUN on the Flint River!

Make 2014 the year you rediscover your Flint River or one of its many beautiful tributaries.

See our calendar of events to get involved and have some fun!

Email your photos, videos, or stories to

Share your photos with us on Facebook or YouTube Channel

What to do with your fish from the Flint River?

YESYou can eat your catch. 

Check out the State of Michigan’s Eat Safe Fish website.

This site lists safe fish from around the state, including a page on the fish found in the Flint River.

Looking for a gift for a special someone?

Get the ones you love the gift of water quality with a membership to the Flint River Watershed Coalition.

Contact us here, or click the “Donate Now” button on the left side of the page.

We’ll send you or your recipient a lovely certificate letting them know they are now a full member of the FRWC.